Competitive sports are a great way to stay in shape. But it’s important to take the proper precautions in order to avoid injury.
A rotator cuff tear can be painful, but in most cases, the injury can be treated with non-surgical methods.
Our shoulders get a lot of use throughout the day, and are susceptible to painful arthritis. Here’s how to treat the condition.
Ski and snowboard season has arrived! But before you hit the slopes, learn how to prevent serious injuries. As snow piles up this winter, skiers and snowboarders are hitting the slopes to relish in their favorite seasonal workout. Unfortunately, along with the exhilarating exercise comes the possibility of serious injury. According to Globelink International, winter […]
If your shoulder has been severely damaged by arthritis, you may need a total shoulder replacement. Here’s what to expect.
Though a shoulder impingement can be painful and debilitating, the condition generally responds well to conservative treatments like physical therapy and anti-inflammatory medication.
Weightlifter’s shoulder can be painful and debilitating, but it generally responds well to conservative treatment.
From a SLAP tear to tendonitis, here’s what may be causing your shoulder pain — and how to treat it.
While painful at first, a dislocated shoulder generally heals with rest and physical therapy.
Baseball players are prone to shoulder injuries like rotator cuff tears and shoulder impingement. Here’s how you can stay safe while out on the field.
Martial arts like karate and jiu-jitsu have grown in popularity — and so have injuries associated with these strenuous workouts.
As New York City warms up for the summer, tennis players are taking to the courts. Here’s how to prevent some common injuries from interrupting the game.
New Yorkers often take advantage of the warmer months to step up their exercise routines. Here’s how athletes can stay in top shape this summer.
Sports injuries are common but avoidable — if you take the proper precautions before heading out on the field.
Shoulder arthroscopy is a safe and effective procedure — today’s minimally invasive techniques shorten recovery times and reduce the risk of complications. Shoulder injuries can be painful and debilitating, and the prospect of undergoing surgery to correct the problem just adds to the stress for many patients. Fortunately, orthopedic surgeons now employ arthroscopic techniques that […]