Pain medication is only meant as a temporary solution for orthopedic pain. For successful long-term relief, physical therapy can help. Orthopedic pain can be intense, chronic, and debilitating. That’s why in many cases, the first line of treatment is a pain medication prescribed to help you participate in your normal daily activities. Yet opioid pain […]
When starting a physical therapy program, it’s helpful to set achievable goals to keep you motivated and mark your progress.
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Physical therapy isn’t only for post-injury rehab — it can also help you boost flexibility and avoid injury in the first place.
Some soreness after a workout is normal. But if pain is severe or persists for several days, it’s time to see a doctor.
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At New York Bone & Joint Specialists, we make creating positive doctor-patient relationships a priority so you receive the highest quality care.
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Orthotics can be a powerful addition to treatment plans for your foot or ankle condition.
It doesn’t matter if you’re a professional athlete or a nine to fiver: nearly everyone has experienced muscle stiffness at some point in their lives. Whether it hits you in the morning the day after a serious workout or after a long day at the office, it can leave you with debilitating pain and discomfort […]
Rafael Nadal, one of the world’s top tennis players, has made it back into a Grand Slam final after two years of struggling with knee and wrist injuries. Last week Nadal proved he is back at the top of his game by winning the entire Men’s US Open, defeating Kevin Anderson in three straight sets. […]