IT band syndrome affects runners and office workers alike. Here’s how patients can identify the condition and reduce their discomfort.
A new study suggests that surgery may be the best option for a torn meniscus in the knee. But is it the right treatment for you?
Swelling in the joints can be traced to a number of injuries or chronic conditions. Here are some of the most common.
ACL tears are common among athletes, but anyone can be affected by this debilitating knee injury.
Do your knees ache when you hit the track? Try these four simple tips to protect your joints and avoid knee pain.
Knee pain is common in athletes and patients of all ages. Our guide explains when it’s time to listen to the warning signs and see a doctor.
Experiencing pain in the back of your knee? You could have one of these five common conditions.
Inner knee pain can be the result of a variety of conditions, from arthritis to a ligament tear. Here’s how to identify the source of your discomfort and determine the most effective treatment plan.
Love to run? Orthopedic specialist Dr. Popovitz explains how to avoid common knee, foot, and ankle injuries.
Knee instability may be a sign of a serious condition, such as arthritis or a torn ACL. If your knees are buckling, consider making an appointment with your doctor to pinpoint the cause.
If you’re experiencing knee pain, you may have a meniscal tear. Our orthopedic experts explain what causes this injury and what you can expect during your recovery.
New research indicates that women are more likely than men to suffer an ACL tear.
Brooklyn Nets guard D’Angelo Russell recently underwent arthroscopic knee surgery to treat an injury that cut short his excellent first season with the team.
As New Yorkers, chances are you can bike just about everywhere, even to work. Biking is such a fun way to stay in shape, do something active with friends, and take in the fall scenery. While cycling is a great way for those with joint pain to workout, novices and expert cyclists alike commonly start […]
Whether you’re an athlete or just an active person, the knees play a critical role in our everyday lives: most basic motions wouldn’t be possible without them, and they’re no less indispensable for more high-impact activities such as running and weightlifting. Because the knees serve so many diverse functions, injuries to them can completely disrupt a patient’s […]