Leg pain is a fairly common complaint that has various potential causes. It can result from overuse, wear and tear, an underlying medical condition, or injury affecting any of the bones, soft tissues, nerves, or blood vessels in the leg. Most cases of leg pain go away either on their own or with [Read More]
Archives for June 2021
Surgery Help for Patients: What You Need to Know About Ortho Surgery
Orthopedic surgeons are medical professionals who specialize in the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of the full range of disorders, conditions, and injuries affecting the musculoskeletal system (bony and soft-tissue structures of the body). Among many other specific musculoskeletal issues, [Read More]
Bone Loss and How You Can Help Preserve Your Bones
Bones have several functions in your body. They provide structure, anchor muscles, and protect your organs. Steps can be taken to build stronger bones during childhood and adolescence, but after reaching peak bone mass at the age of 30, you should shift your focus to preserving your bones and [Read More]
Why Do I Need to See a Bone Specialist?
Bone specialists, also referred to as orthopedic surgeons, have advanced knowledge and training—beyond those of a primary care doctor—to diagnose and provide treatment for the full range of injuries and conditions affecting the musculoskeletal system (the bones, joints, muscles, ligaments, and [Read More]