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Top of Foot Pain Causes, Symptoms and Treatment

Top of Foot Pain Causes, Symptoms and Treatment

It might sound ridiculous to say, but it’s certainly true: our feet carry us wherever we go. Depending on our age, our feet have walked or run hundreds and hundreds, if not thousands of miles over the years. Rarely do we think about the complex structure of bones, tendons and muscles until there’s an injury … Read more

Football Injuries – Common Causes, Treatment, and Recovery

Football Injuries - Causes Treatment and Recovery

If baseball is considered an “American Pastime,” then football should be called an “American Obsession.” It’s one of the most popular sports in the country, due in part to the sheer excitement that comes with full contact sports. Because football is so physically demanding though, it should come as no surprise to learn that football … Read more

Shoulder Tendonitis (Tendinitis) Causes and Treatment

Shoulder Tendonitis (Tendinitis) and Bursitis

Though this condition is common among athletes of all ages and experience levels, anybody can develop Shoulder Tendonitis (also known as Tendinitis) due to an accident like a fracture or dislocation, repetitive motions, or simple wear-and-tear that comes with the aging process. Other similar shoulder injuries or ailments include shoulder impingement, rotator cuff tear, as … Read more

Bone Spurs: Causes, Symptoms and Treatment for Exostosis

Bone Spurs: Causes, Symptoms and Treatment for Exostosis

What is a Bone Spur (Exostosis)? A Bone Spur is a bony projection that can develop along the edges of the bone, and it goes by the medical term, “Exostosis.” Also known as “Osteophytes,” bone spurs typically form in the joints, where bones are connected and rubbing against one another. This bit of extra bone … Read more

Hamstring Tendonitis Symptoms and Treatment

Hamstring Tendonitis Symptoms and Treatment

Soft tissue injuries are always uncomfortable and inconvenient, and Hamstring Tendonitis is no different. This condition tends to sideline both professional and amateur athletes, as well as anyone who stays in shape by running or doing other types of moderate to high-impact workouts. People whose jobs require a lot of physical activity, such as firefighters, … Read more

Pitcher’s Elbow: Outer & Inner Elbow Pain Symptoms & Treatment

Pitcher's Elbow: Outer and Inner Elbow Pain Symptoms and Treatment

Why does my elbow hurt? You might have Pitcher’s Elbow. Athletes of all ages and playing experience levels, including those who are simply returning to a more active lifestyle or taking up a new sport, are susceptible to a condition known as “Pitcher’s Elbow.” For younger players it is known as “Little League Elbow” or … Read more

Extracorporeal Shock Wave Therapy (ESWT) Treatable Conditions

Extracorporeal Shock Wave Therapy (ESWT) Treatable Conditions

Extracorporeal Shock Wave Therapy works for many treatable medical conditions as a non-invasive solution for treating and healing pain, and is steadily increasing in use in the United States. And for a variety of good reasons. Chronic pain as a result of injury or illness is one of the most difficult conditions for so many … Read more

Causes and Natural Treatment of Heel Pain (Plantar Fasciitis)

heel pain

By Dr. Jordan S. Steinberg, D.P.M Heel Pain or Plantar Fasciitis can have many different causes. One of them is by repetitive stress to the plantar fascia. People that are on their feet for long periods of time throughout the day, or people who have very tight Achilles tendons or heel muscles and calf muscles … Read more

A Solution For TMJ – Treating TMJ With EPAT Shock Wave Therapy

Shockwave Therapy for Treating TMJ

By Dr. Adam Wagner, D.C. There are quite a few possible causes for the temporomandibular joint (TMJ), or the jaw joint to be painful. It can have to do with improper posture of the head. It can often happen from malocclusion, misalignment of the teeth. It can happen from those two things, and the possibility … Read more

Most Effective Treatment For Plantar Fasciitis

Treatment For Planter Fasciitis

By Dr. Nicholas Pagano, Podiatrist Plantar Fasciitis is inflammation of a ligament that extends from the heel to the forefoot and is responsible for maintaining the integrity of your foot structure its main job is to maintain your arch. It’s extremely important. When you experience tearing and inflammation, every step you take can hurt. What … Read more