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Tag: Sports Injuries

Dec 1

One of the most commonly injured structures in the knee, and one of the most notorious for athletes of all ages, is the anterior cruciate ligament (ACL).  Frequently these injuries are managed surgically and there are over 100,000 ACL procedures performed annually in the United States.  It has grown to become one of the more

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Oct 8

The most common cause of surgical knee pain in the country in today’s day in age is from a structure called the meniscus.  The meniscus is a piece of tissue that is situated in the middle of the knee and is composed of cartilage, like the tip of one’s nose.  The primary function of the

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May 2

There are many reasons for patients to come see an orthopedic surgeon, but one of the most recognized and successfully treated problems we see are rotator cuff tears.  The rotator cuff is a series of four deep muscles in the shoulder, which functions to keep the ball and socket shoulder joint centered for optimal range

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Apr 2

ROTATOR CUFF INJURY OVERVIEW — Tendons are tough bands of tissue that connect muscles to bones. Repetitive activities and overuse can injure tendons and lead to pain and impaired function. This is called tendinitis or tendinopathy. Although the most common cause of tendinitis is overuse, it can also be caused by other conditions. Tendinitis is

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