Understanding orthobiologics in orthopedic treatment
What is orthobiologics, how can orthobiologics and stem cells work together and what about orthobiologics and platelet rich plasma? Here we explain what orthobiologic therapy is and how it can help you.
What are bone spurs in the hip?
Osteoarthritis is caused by long term wear and tear on your joint and usually occurs in older adults. This can cause little bony projections to form on your bones to protect your weak joint called bone spurs.
Can sacroiliac joint dysfunction be cured?
There are two joints that connect your pelvis or hips to your spine. These joints are called your sacroiliac joints. Dr. Jasper discusses causes of SI joint dysfunction.
What is hip tendonitis?
Consistent running, walking or cycling makes it difficult for hip tendonitis to heal and a very common injury in athletes and people over 50.
How do I know if I sprained my knee?
Your knee joint is strong with thick tissues called ligaments keeping it together. When you turn your knee too far, ligaments stretch and cause a knee sprain.
Patient overcomes pain medication addiction after devastating injuries
How do you manage pain without medication? Learn more about one patient’s journey of overcoming addiction from pain killers.
What is an electromyography used for?
What is an EMG test used to diagnose? Learn more about an electromyography procedure.
Patient undergoes spinal fusion to relieve nerve pain
What can I expect after a spinal fusion? One patient tells her story about life after spinal fusion and how she overcame her back pain.
What can be done for thoracic outlet syndrome?
Is thoracic outlet syndrome serious and what are the three types of thoracic outlet syndrome? We discuss symptoms, treatment options and exercises.
What is blood flow restriction therapy?
Does blood flow restriction training work and is BFR training dangerous? Learn more about blood flow restriction training physical therapy.
Spinal cord stimulation as a treatment for back pain
What’s the alternative to opiods? How can a physiatrist help you avoid opioid medication? Understand opioid pain medication and spinal cord stimulation as an alternative treatment for chronic pain.
How do you get rid of bone spurs?
What causes bone spurs? What does a bone spur feel like and how do you treat them? We explain.
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