PCL Injuries

PCL Injuries

Anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) injuries are common and often talked about while posterior cruciate ligament (PCL) injuries are often overlooked. This does not mean they are not serious. PCL tears can be just as (if not more) debilitating as ACL tears. Anatomy of the...
Putting Your Knees at Ease

Putting Your Knees at Ease

Your knees get called upon hundreds of times a day, from the moment you get up in the morning until you fall back into bed at the end of the day. Just like every other part of the body, it’s important to pay attention to the health of your knees. Bone, muscle, and...
Broken Bone vs. Sprained Bone

Broken Bone vs. Sprained Bone

It’s not always easy to tell the difference between a broken bone and a sprained ligament. In fact, sometimes it can be tough to tell whether or not you’ve even broken or sprained your bone at all! If you’ve experienced an injury that continues to...
The Seriousness of Hip Fractures

The Seriousness of Hip Fractures

Did you know that one in four people over the age of 65 will suffer a hip fracture? This is a frightening statistic because of the severity of hip fractures. Beyond the immense pain following the injury, there is also a profound loss of physical function associated...
Understanding Arthroscopic Surgery

Understanding Arthroscopic Surgery

Arthroscopic surgery is a minimally invasive surgical procedure that is used to diagnose and treat various conditions of the body’s joints. It has many benefits over traditional open surgery, including less pain, faster healing time, and smaller scars. If you...
New Year’s Resolutions for Joint and Bone Health

New Year’s Resolutions for Joint and Bone Health

It’s that time of year again where everyone is thinking about their New Year’s resolutions. While many people may be focused on generic goals like weight loss and getting in shape, joint and bone health should also be a priority. Creating resolutions to...