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ACL Rehab

Getting back to sports is one of the most common reasons patients choose to undergo ACL reconstruction surgery. Here is some information about the rehab following an ACL tear to help you get back into action!  

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Complications of Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery

Arthroscopic shoulder surgery is safe, but complications can occur. Here are five of the most common and concerning problems that can occur.

Shoulder Bursitis Surgery: Subacromial Decompression

Surgery for treatment of shoulder bursitis is called a subacromial decompression. Learn about how surgery can be used to cure shoulder bursitis.

Muscle Bruise - Soft-Tissue Contusion

Muscle contusions are injuries to muscle tissue caused by a blow to the soft-tissue. These injuries are commonly seen in contact sports.

Rib Stress Fracture

Rib stress fractures are injuries that occur most often in athletes. Allowing the bone to heal with rest is often the only treatment.

Forearm Compartment Syndrome

Forearm compartment syndrome is an overuse injury uncommon in most athletes, but often seen in rowers and motocross riders.

Rotator Cuff Rehab

Healing from surgery for a rotator cuff tear is entirely dependent on a patient being able to perform proper rehabilitation and avoid activities that may

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Not Every Meniscus Tear Needs Surgery

Many patients who hear they have a torn meniscus fear that surgery is inevitable.  However, we know that many people have no knee pain despite having a torn

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