Achilles tendinitis is a common condition that occurs when the large tendon that runs down the back of your lower leg becomes irritated and inflamed. The following link provides helpful insight in the diagnosis and treatment of this painful condition.
“A meniscus tear is a common knee injury. The meniscus is a rubbery, C-shaped disk that acts as a “shock absorber” between the thighbone and shinbone. It helps cushion and stabilize the knee joint. Each knee has two menisci—one on the outside of the knee and one on the inside.” Please click the link below to learn more about meniscus injuries.
Arthritis is inflammation of one or more of your joints. Pain, swelling and stiffness are the primary symptoms of arthritis. Any joint in the body may be affected by the disease, but it is particularly common in the knee.
Surgery to repair a torn rotator cuff often involves re-attaching the tendon to the head of the humerus (upper arm bone). A partial tear, however may need only a trimming or smoothing known as a debridement. Read More
Your knee is made up of many important structures, any of which can be injured. The most common knee injuries include fractures around the knee, dislocation and sprains and tears of soft tissues, like ligaments and tendons.