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Four Common Elbow Injuries and Their Treatments

Whether your elbow injury is an acute one-time injury or the result of repetitive injuries and repetitive motions over time, there are several different things that can cause elbow pain. For most elbow injuries, physical therapy, braces and/or slings, and time are all that is required for healing an elbow injury. However, for severe injuries, surgery may be entertained. There

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Three Treatments that Could Help You Avoid Hip Replacement

If you have been told that you will need a hip replacement, it is always a good idea to get a second opinion. There are many reasons to avoid hip replacement surgery unless other treatments fail. Here are three treatments that could delay or prevent hip replacement surgery. Physical Therapy Physical therapy can often help you reduce your pain level

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Three Ways We Attempt to Avoid Surgery for Your Orthopedic Condition

No matter what joint condition you are facing, no one wants to be told that their only option for healing is surgery. Often when other conventional treatments fail, doctors turn to surgery as a possible solution, yet sometimes the decision to do surgery is made hastily. There are a few additional treatments that we can undertake in the attempt to

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Three Reasons You May Need Surgery for Chronic Shoulder Pain

Chronic shoulder pain can be caused by several different types of acute or repetitive trauma injuries. Although there are some nonsurgical treatments for chronic shoulder pain, surgery may be required when these and physical therapy fail to heal the joint. Here are three reasons you might need surgery for chronic shoulder pain. Rotator Cuff Injuries Rotator cuff injuries are the

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Two Uncommon Treatments for Three Common Orthopedic Conditions

At times, it may seem as though your body is falling apart. As you get older, orthopedic conditions and problems become more prevalent. You may have issues related to arthritis, bursitis, tendonitis, or injury. These orthopedic conditions can now be treated with revolutionary treatment options such as stem cells and platelet rich plasma (PRP). Here are three common orthopedic conditions

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