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ACL Tears: Who is at risk and what to do about it?

October 8th, 2019

Prevalence of ACL Tears According to the Orthopedic Society for Sports Medicine there are about 150,000 ACL tears per year in the US. They also account for more than $500 million in health care costs.  Common ACL injuries include a sprain or tear of the anterior cruciate ligament. When the ACL is torn it leaves

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Common Myths about Chronic Back Pain

September 24th, 2019

A Scan will Give Me a Diagnosis Although X-rays, CT, and MRI scans can be helpful, findings such as arthritis, disc herniation, and disc degeneration are also commonly found in the pain free population as well. The image results does not necessarily determine the cause of the pain. I am Causing Damage if it Hurts

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Myofascial Pain: What is it?

September 10th, 2019

  Myofascial Pain What is it? Myofascial pain is can be defined as localized muscle pain due to myofascial trigger points within the muscle. Other symptoms may include referred pain around the area, muscle tightness or stiffness, and loss of range of motion. Although a muscle may have trigger points that doesn’t necessarily mean there

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