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Treating Your Herniated Disc With Joint Injections

A herniated disc can limit your life. And when your current treatment plan isn’t enough, it may be time to consider joint injections. Learn how these medicated shots could be the answer for treating your back pain.
Jul 3rd, 2022

How Does Arthroscopy Work for My Meniscus Tear?

A severe torn meniscus won’t heal on its own, but arthroscopy is a safe and effective way to repair it. Learn how this minimally invasive technique treats meniscus tears and what to expect if you’re scheduled for surgery.
Jun 1st, 2022

Say Goodbye to Acne Scars With Dermal Filler Treatment

As if acne breakouts aren’t bad enough, severe acne can leave you with scars that last for years after your skin clears up. Acne scars are notoriously difficult to treat, but dermal fillers could be the solution you’re seeking.
May 1st, 2022

Get Some Much-Needed Pain Relief With Intra-articular Injections

Joint pain limits your life, whether it stems from injury or a degenerative condition like arthritis. Conservative care isn’t always enough, but that doesn’t mean you have to turn to surgery. Learn how intra-articular joint injections offer relief.
Apr 6th, 2022

What That Popping Sound in Your Shoulder May Mean

Your joints are flexible. Clicking and popping sounds are normal to some extent — but when those sounds come with grinding sensations or pain, it might be a sign of something more serious. We discuss the possible causes of painful shoulder popping.
Mar 9th, 2022

Can a Torn Rotator Cuff Heal on Its Own?

Rotator cuff injuries are painful. It can be tempting to wait and see if the pain goes away on its own, but avoiding treatment could make your injury worse. Learn why rotator cuff tears shouldn’t be ignored — and get treatment here.
Feb 1st, 2022

What Happens if I Ignore My Torn Meniscus?

A torn meniscus is a common knee injury. While it might not cause severe pain at first, ignoring it could set you up for serious complications, from worsening pain to restricted mobility. Instead of ignoring your injury, learn how treatment can help.
Jan 5th, 2022

Why Lumbar Fusion Might Be Right for You

Your spine is naturally flexible, but chronic conditions can make that movement very painful. Lumbar fusion is a minimally invasive procedure, and it can reduce your irritation and pain. Find out if lumbar fusion could be right for you.
Dec 8th, 2021

Preparing for Your Surgical Disc Replacement

Do you have a damaged spinal disc? Whether it’s age-related or the result of an injury, herniated discs can cause ongoing pain that doesn’t resolve with conservative care. Learn more about surgical disc replacement and how to prepare for surgery.
Nov 5th, 2021

The Advantages of Endoscopic Discectomy

Your spine is cushioned with intervertebral discs, but the discs are susceptible to injuries like herniation. Disc damage can cause chronic back pain. Find out more about the benefits of endoscopic discectomy for lasting pain relief.
Oct 7th, 2021

Learn More About Our Aesthetic Filler Services

Facial lines and wrinkles are an inevitable part of getting older, but that doesn’t mean you have to settle. Botox® Cosmetic and dermal fillers offer a customizable solution for the most common signs of aging. Learn how they work.
Aug 27th, 2021

How Degeneration Affects Your Rotator Cuff

Your rotator cuff holds your shoulder together and helps you move your arm, but rotator cuff injuries are very common. Overuse could leave you with a rotator cuff tear, shoulder pain, and restricted mobility, but treatment can help.
Jun 13th, 2021

Healing for Your Herniated Disc

Herniated discs are common, whether you suffered an acute injury or you’re simply getting older. But that doesn’t mean you have to live with the back and nerve pain that they cause. Find treatment to heal your herniated disc here.
May 10th, 2021

Symptoms of a Torn Meniscus

Is your knee weak, swollen, and sore? It could be a torn meniscus. Meniscus tears are common sports injuries, but they also happen as cartilage deteriorates over time. Learn the symptoms of a torn meniscus so you can recognize and treat it.
Mar 11th, 2021

The Benefits of Sports Medicine

Sports medicine specialists diagnose and treat musculoskeletal injuries affecting athletes. But how does care differ from that of a general doctor? And do you need sports medicine care if you don’t play sports? Learn the benefits here.
Feb 3rd, 2021

Minimally Invasive Surgery for an ACL Tear: What to Expect

ACL tears are some of the most common — and serious — sports injuries affecting student, recreational, and professional athletes alike. If you’ve suffered an ACL tear, it’s time to learn more about how minimally invasive ACL reconstruction works.
Jan 7th, 2021

The Best Treatment for a Rotator Cuff Tear

Your shoulders are uniquely susceptible to injury. Repetitive motion, overuse, and acute injury can all cause rotator cuff injuries and limit your mobility. If you have a rotator cuff tear, it’s time to learn about the treatment options available.
Dec 1st, 2020

Signs You May Have Radiculopathy

Suffering pain, weakness, or tingling in your arms or legs? Radiculopathy is the term used to describe radiating nerve pain, and it’s common with many different spinal conditions. Learn the signs of radiculopathy and find treatment options here.
Nov 4th, 2020

How Lumbar Fusion Can Help When You Have Spondylolisthesis

Spondylolisthesis makes vertebrae in your lower back push against spinal nerves. Back and leg pain and stiffness are common, but what happens when conservative treatment isn’t enough? Learn more about lumbar fusion for spondylolisthesis.
Oct 5th, 2020

Explore Your Nonsurgical Options for Back Pain

Is back pain interfering with your daily life? When conservative treatment isn’t enough, you don’t have to turn to surgery. Explore steroid injections and radiofrequency ablation — two nonsurgical treatments that could be what you’ve been seeking.
Sep 1st, 2020

Signs of a Meniscus Tear

Knee pain and swelling after an injury could be signs of a meniscus tear. The meniscus is cartilage inside your knee joint, and a tear can severely limit your mobility. Here’s how to recognize that you have a meniscus tear.
Aug 16th, 2020

Back Pain: When to See a Spine Specialist

Most people experience back pain at one time or another. But it’s not always easy to know when your pain warrants a trip to the doctor, much less an appointment with a spine specialist. Learn when your pain means it’s time for our professional help.
Jul 13th, 2020

Top Treatments for a Herniated Disc

When you have a herniated disc in your lower back or your neck, the pain can stop you in your tracks. But the latest top treatments for herniated discs means you don’t have to live with the pain. Find the right treatment for you here.
Jun 23rd, 2020

Cervical Disc Replacement: What to Expect

Have a painful herniated disc in your neck? If you’ve exhausted conservative options, it might be time to consider spine surgery. Cervical disc replacement can decompress the spine and relieve pain with the help of an artificial disc.
Jun 4th, 2020

Finding Relief From Shoulder Impingement Pain

Anyone can suffer a shoulder injury, whether you’re an athlete or not. Shoulder impingement causes constant pain and inflammation, quickly putting you on the sidelines of life. Find relief from your shoulder pain with these tips.
Apr 10th, 2020

Bulging Disc vs. a Herniated Disc: What’s the Difference?

Spinal discs cushion your vertebral bones as you move. But discs that slip, get damaged, or rupture can cause significant pain. There’s a difference between two of the most common disc disorders: bulging discs and herniated discs.
Feb 1st, 2020

Returning to Sports After Back Surgery

Have you suffered a back injury? Getting hurt is common for athletes of all ages, but having surgery doesn’t have to mean you’ll never enjoy your favorite sports again. Our experts share tips for returning to sports after back surgery.
Jan 6th, 2020

When Does a Rotator Cuff Injury Necessitate Surgery?

Surgery of any kind is a considerable undertaking, but it may also represent the best path forward for regaining full function again. If you’re having rotator cuff problems, here’s a look at when surgery may be your best option.
Dec 10th, 2019

How to Choose the Right Orthopedic Surgeon for You

When you need orthopedic surgery, your ability to walk or move relies on your surgeon’s skills, so choosing the right orthopedic surgeon is essential. Read on for tips on how to navigate this difficult decision.
Oct 3rd, 2019