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  • Knee Pain – Why Your Knee Hurts

    Knee Pain – Why Your Knee Hurts

    The knee is the most commonly replaced joint in the body.  It is also one of the most difficult decisions to make when deciding whether or not you wish to have total knee replacement or deal with the pain.  In this blog post we will talk about common knee ailments, figure out why your knee

  • Spotting Rotator Cuff Injury Symptoms

    Spotting Rotator Cuff Injury Symptoms

    The shoulder is a complex structure.  There are many moving parts and muscle groups which make up the shoulder joint, including the “rotator cuff”.    The term “rotator cuff” is actually misleading.  It isn’t one specific part of the shoulder, but a group of four muscles that work together to provide stability to your joint.  Although

  • Repairing Your Injured Knee: Therapy or Surgery?

    Repairing Your Injured Knee: Therapy or Surgery?

    Many Americans find themselves facing the various pains of arthritis. What some may not realize, however, is that one-third of people over 50 suffer from some degree of a torn meniscus, the crescent-shapes cartilage that cushions the knee, and that pain is often mistaken for a result of arthritis. People who tear their menisci are generally