Tendinosis: Symptoms, causes, and treatment

Tendinosis: Symptoms, causes, and treatment

In this article, learn about the symptoms, causes, and treatments for tendinosis, as well as what makes it different from tendinitis. Tendons are the tough, fibrous cords that...

Consensus Orthopedics’ TracPatch Targets Efficiency in Post-Op Care

Consensus Orthopedics’ TracPatch Targets Efficiency in Post-Op Care

In 2017, Consensus Orthopedics launched TracPatch, a wearable device that monitors patients pre- and post-up in an effort to engage them in tracking their own recovery....

The Steadman Philippon Research Institute Shines at annual meeting of the American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine

The Steadman Philippon Research Institute Shines at annual meeting of the American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine

Vail, Colorado, Aug. 01, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- It was an exciting week of presentations for SPRI researchers, fellows and international scholars during the 2017 AOSSM annual...

How To Safely Use Crutches

How To Safely Use Crutches

If you suffer a foot fracture or undergo an operation on your ankle, you may need to be non-weight bearing or limited-weight bearing for some time. Casts and walking boots can...

Treating Ganglion Cysts Of The Foot

Treating Ganglion Cysts Of The Foot

Ganglion cysts are small fluid-filled masses that can develop on your foot. They are typically caused by weakness in the lining of a joint or tendon sheath. This weakness allows...

5 Reasons Why Foot Or Ankle Fusion Recovery Is Delayed

5 Reasons Why Foot Or Ankle Fusion Recovery Is Delayed

The fusion of multiple bones in the foot or ankle is a complex surgery, and healing takes some time after the last suture is stitched. For most individuals, fusion healing takes...

Things You Should Know About A Painful Pinky Toe

Things You Should Know About A Painful Pinky Toe

Although it’s the littlest of your five toes, your pinky toe can become quite painful if something goes wrong in the area. Since it’s the toe furthest on the outside of your...

Why Is My Toe Blue?

Why Is My Toe Blue?

Does one or more of your toes have a bluish hue to it? This may not be all that concerning if you’re dealing with blue and purple discoloration a few days after stubbing your...

Why Are My Ankles Turned Inward?

Why Are My Ankles Turned Inward?

Our feet, like the rest of our body, can slowly wear down as we get older. Due to repetitive motion, years of gradual stress and gait imbalances that are reinforced with every...

What Does A Torn Plantar Fascia Feel Like?

What Does A Torn Plantar Fascia Feel Like?

Your plantar fascia is comprised of a thick band of tissue at the bottom of your foot that extends from your heel to your toes. Its presence helps to provide stability and...

PRP Injections Not Effective For Achilles Tendonitis

PRP Injections Not Effective For Achilles Tendonitis

Platlet-rich plasma (PRP) injections have been touted as an effective treatment for a number of different types of soft tissue injuries. When it comes to Achilles tendon...

Treating Talar Neck Fractures In The Foot

Treating Talar Neck Fractures In The Foot

The talus is one of the most important bones that makes up the ankle joint, as is helps connect the leg and foot. It’s also a rather unique bone in that over half of it is...