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What You Need To Know About Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

What You Need To Know About Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

What is carpal tunnel syndrome? Carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS), also called median nerve compression, is a common condition that affects millions of people every year. CTS is painful and often misunderstood, so let’s go over some of the particulars about carpal tunnel and how it is diagnosed and treated.  Carpal tunnel syndrome develops because of … Read more

How Does One Get an Overuse Injury?

How Does One Get an Overuse Injury

Overuse injuries can be excruciating. They can also be hard to prevent if you use a muscle or other part of your body repeatedly on a daily basis.  An overuse injury is a damage to the muscles, bones, tendons, or ligaments from repetitive stress. Some of the leading causes of such injuries have training or … Read more

Trends in Orthopedics for 2021

Trends in Orthopedics for 2021

COVID-19 has changed the world. The medical world has had to overcome unprecedented challenges, and orthopedics are no different. There has been a major loss of revenue for surgeons, hospitals, contract manufacturers, and OEMS. We all face uncertainty of the future. Professionals predict the future results from the pandemic will last into 2022 and possibly … Read more

How to Pick an Orthopedic Surgeon

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You’ve been an athlete your entire life. From running half-marathons to the pickup basketball games and recreational indoor soccer league on Tuesday nights, you lead an active lifestyle and stay on top of your health as well. That is, until you made a sudden stop, twist, and turn in your last activity and tore your … Read more

Things You Didn’t Know Orthopedics Could Help You With

With the astounding leaps the medical field is achieving on what seems to be a daily basis, it can be hard to keep up with the available treatments. One of the areas discovering brand-new treatment options is orthopedics. While early orthopedic medicine focused on treating children with limb, spine, and various other bone-related birth abnormalities, … Read more