Monthly Archives: October 2011

Oct
17
2011

Top 5 Tips for Compound Fractures

by Dr. David Wellman
Dr. David Wellman, Orthopedic Surgeon

It’s World Trauma Day. Dr. David Wellman, Orthopedic Surgeon, explains what a compound fracture is and what you should do to treat this serious injury. “A ‘compound’ or ‘open’ fracture … More…

Oct
14
2011
Dr. Osric King, Sports Medicine Physician

Dr. Osric King, Sports Medicine Physician, explains what might put you at risk and how to avoid rotator cuff injuries. The rotator cuff functions to move the shoulder and lift … More…

Oct
12
2011
Dr. Jordan Metzl, Sports Medicine Physician

The ING New York City Marathon is coming up soon! Last week, Dr. Jordan Metzl, Sports Medicine Physician, answered questions during a live chat on the ING New York City … More…

Oct
10
2011
Knee pain

Dr. Fredrich Boettner, Orthopedic Surgeon, gives the top 5 tips for patients with patellofemoral arthritis. Patellofemoral arthritis is due to a loss of cartilage between the kneecap (patella) and the … More…

Oct
7
2011
Hockey player

The NHL regular season started yesterday. Gregory Reinhardt, Physical Therapist, explains why having strong abdominal and core muscle strength is important for keeping hockey players in top form. A hockey … More…