Misconceptions About ACL Tears

Misconceptions About ACL Tears

Sports tend to come with a high risk of injury. ACL tears are prevalent with athletes, particularly in football players. While this type of injury is common in football, it can happen in just about any sport. ACL or Anterior Cruciate Ligament is a band of tissue found...
Misconceptions About ACL Tears

A Guide to Understanding Your ACL and MCL Injuries

One of the most frustrating parts of consulting with a medical professional is those instances in which you’re unclear on the terminology and jargon being used. It’s never fun to feel in the dark, doubly more so when the implications can be significant for your health...
Bad Knees? Consider these Cardio Exercises

Bad Knees? Consider these Cardio Exercises

It is far and away one of the most unpleasant parts of aging; that unmistakable feeling that your knees are beginning to go. It is especially challenging if you pride yourself on an active lifestyle of running or other high-impact activities. The good news is that...
How to Know if It is Time for a Knee Replacement

How to Know if It is Time for a Knee Replacement

Knee replacements are one of the most commonly performed orthopedic procedures in the United States. When performed on the appropriate patient the outcomes can be life-changing. I am often asked the question of whether or not it is time for my patient to go forward...