5 Questions Doctors Have About Platelet Rich Plasma Therapy

When it comes to platelet rich plasma (PRP), it seems everyone has questions. While PRP therapy has been used for years, it’s still a new technique in the orthopedic world—and many still wonder if it has a place in modern orthopedic treatment. The Ortho Biologics Institute (TOBI) holds an annual meeting focused on PRP and … Continue reading 5 Questions Doctors Have About Platelet Rich Plasma Therapy

5 Reasons You Keep Getting Injured (And What to Do to Reduce Sports Injury Risk)

I’m cool with sitting on the bench in a cast all season. Said no athlete, ever. Sometimes injury is unavoidable, thanks to the perfect combination of circumstances or an opposing player’s blunders. But that doesn’t mean you’re off the hook. Many athletes have settled into bad habits that can easily lead to a season-ending injury. … Continue reading 5 Reasons You Keep Getting Injured (And What to Do to Reduce Sports Injury Risk)

Heel Pain

Heel Pain Answers Heel pain can stop people from doing the things they love. Even simple movements such as walking can prove to be a challenge when the heel hurts. Plantar fasciitis has often diagnosed the condition for those suffering from heel discomfort. Plantar Fasciitis There is a flat band of tissues called the plantar … Continue reading Heel Pain

Trochanteric Bursitis

Trochanteric bursitis is the inflammation of the fluid sac, or bursa, that cushions the trochanter, or the outer part of the hip. It can cause mobility issues, and it is one of the most common causes of hip pain. Causes There are many causes of trochanteric bursitis. Some people develop the condition after a hip injury … Continue reading Trochanteric Bursitis