Patient Education

Our team of specialists and staff believe that informed patients are better equipped to make decisions regarding their health and well being. For your personal use, we have created an extensive patient library covering an array of educational topics. Browse through these diagnoses and treatments to learn more about topics of interest to you. Or, for a more comprehensive search of our entire Web site, enter your term(s) in the search bar provided.

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October Articles 2012
...Individuals who run, play tennis or basketball, or practice gymnastics tend to experience these fractures more frequently...

Without Proper Care, Dance Classes Can Lead to Stress Fractures
...Stress factors are most common among: -runners                                  -people affected with Osteoporosis -play tennis or basketball -gymnastics -high impact workouts Symptoms Pain from the fractures occur in the area of the fractures, and can be constant or intermittent...

Shockwave Therapy Effective Treatment for High Heel Pain
... Shockwave Therapy Shockwave therapy is a new treatment option designed to treat bone conditions such as tennis elbow, shoulder pain, and others...

July Articles 2013
...Basketball, tennis or and gymnastics are activities where stress fractures occur more frequently...

Avid Runner Takes Temporary Break after Foot Injury
...Stress fractures are especially common among: -athletes (gymnasts, tennis players, basketball players) -runners/joggers -osteoporosis patients -those who engage in high-intensity workouts Stress Fracture Symptoms Pain from the fractures occur in the area of the fractures, and can be either constant or periodic...

Actor Patrick Duffy Suffers from Morton’s Neuroma
Actor Patrick Duffy, Aerosmith’s Steven Tyler, tennis star Lindsay Davenport, and the Rays third baseman Evan Longoria share two commonalities—high visibility and Morton’s neuroma...

December Articles 2014
...Basketball, tennis or and gymnastics are activities where stress fractures occur more frequently...

Women more likely to develop Stress Fractures
...Stress fractures are especially common among: -athletes (gymnasts, tennis players, basketball players) -runners/joggers -osteoporosis patients -those who engage in high-intensity workouts Stress Fracture Symptoms Pain from the fractures occur in the area of the fractures, and can be either constant or periodic...

Woman Discovers Shockwave Therapy After Eight Years of Plantar Fasciitis Pain
... Shockwave Therapy Shockwave therapy is a new treatment option designed to treat bone conditions such as tennis elbow, shoulder pain, and others...

July Articles 2015
...Individuals who run, play tennis or basketball, or practice gymnastics tend to experience these fractures more frequently...

Rumer Willis out of DWTS Live Tour due to Stress Fracture
...Stress fractures are especially common among: -athletes (gymnasts, tennis players, basketball players) -runners/joggers -osteoporosis patients -those who engage in high-intensity workouts Stress Fracture Symptoms Pain from the fractures occur in the area of the fractures, and can be either constant or periodic...

March Articles 2016
...Individuals who run, play tennis or basketball, or practice gymnastics tend to experience these fractures more frequently...

Stress Fracture Risks Linked to Gene
...Stress fractures are especially common among: -athletes (gymnasts, tennis players, basketball players) -runners/joggers -osteoporosis patients -those who engage in high-intensity workouts Stress Fracture Symptoms Pain from the fractures occur in the area of the fractures, and can be either constant or periodic...

October Articles 2016
...Individuals who run, play tennis or basketball, or practice gymnastics tend to experience these fractures more frequently...

Cameron Payne Sustains Stress Fracture Injury
...Stress fractures are especially common among: -athletes (gymnasts, tennis players, basketball players) -runners/joggers -osteoporosis patients -those who engage in high-intensity workouts Stress Fracture Symptoms Pain from the fractures occur in the area of the fractures, and can be either constant or periodic...

Achilles Tendonitis Treatments
... Repetitive exercise activities such as running, jumping, playing tennis and basketball can easily aggravate the Achilles tendon, most often when the intensity of a particular activity is suddenly increased...

Dealing With Achilles’ Heel
...Overstretching your Achilles tendon frequently occurs while one is participating in high-stress sports such as lacrosse, tennis, basketball, and soccer...

Sesamoid Bone Problems
... ●      Sesamoiditis—This is a type of tendonitis in which the tendons surrounding the sesamoid bone can become chronically irritated and inflamed, especially when associated with stressful activities such as ballet and rigorous sports like tennis and football...

Different Causes of Heel Pain
...Fracture—Breaking your heel bone can occur during vigorous training and exercise, especially in high impact sports such as tennis, football, and basketball...

Fractured Foot Facts
...A common cause of stress fractures is the continuous pounding of repetitive motions involved in sports such as running, basketball, and tennis...

Sesamoid Injuries in the Foot
...They are often associated with activities requiring increased pressure on the ball of the foot, such as running, basketball, football, golf, tennis, and ballet...

Sports Injuries to the Foot and Ankle
... Baseball Basketball Field Hockey Football Injuries Golf Injuries Lacrosse Rugby Running Soccer Softball Tennis Volleyball

Tennis Injuries to the Foot and Ankle
Tennis involves a great deal of foot work...