Top 5 Tips on Buying Athletic Shoes

Top 5 Tips on Buying Athletic Shoes

Top 5 Tips on Buying Athletic Shoes by Ralph J. Napolitano, Jr., DPM, CWSP, FACFAS Need new athletic shoes?  Not sure what to look for or how to decide on a new pair? Here are Dr. Napolitano’s Top 5 Tips on Athletic Shoes: Know your foot type and get...
Chronic Compartment Syndrome

Chronic Compartment Syndrome

Chroic Exertional Compartment Syndrome by Jacob A. Brower, OMSII Fascia is a form of connective tissue that surrounds and compartmentalizes muscles within the arms and legs. These anatomical compartments separate muscle from other tissues, such as bone and fat, and...
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome: An Overview

Carpal Tunnel Syndrome: An Overview

Carpal Tunnel Syndrome: An Overview by Mohammed AL-Issa, OMSII Carpal tunnel syndrome refers to the compression of the median nerve, one of the major nerve that supplies the hand. Patients who have carpal tunnel syndrome experience weakness, pain, numbness and...
Achilles Tendinitis

Achilles Tendinitis

Achilles Tendon Tear & Tendonitis What is it and how is it treated? What is Achilles Tendon Tear & Tendonitis?   The Achilles Tendon is a strong band of tissue that connects the calf muscles to the heel bone.  This tendon can be damaged or injured in...
How to Manage Your Knee Pain

How to Manage Your Knee Pain

How to Manage Your Knee Pain by Dr. B. Rodney Comisar How is knee pain best managed?  Initial treatment is directed at eliminating inciting activities if possible, in conjunction with icing, Tylenol, and non-steroidal anti-inflammatory medications (NSAIDs). Knee...