Author Archives: Dr. Seth Waldman

Mar
26
2014
3.26 Blog

In this week’s installment of Ask the Expert, Dr. Seth Waldman, director of the HSS Division of Pain Management, answers questions about post-laminectomy syndrome. Q1. What is post-laminectomy syndrome and … More…

Jun
10
2013
At the Doctor's Office Blog

Epidural injections (which treat pain and inflammation in the lower back) and their risks have recently been covered in the media. Like many medical procedures, epidural injection can be a blessing, … More…

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April 24, 2014 at 6:00 pm

True or False: Elongated metatarsals, the bones that connect the toes to the rest of the foot, are hereditary. The answer is TRUE. Dr. Martin O'Malley, Orthopedic Surgeon, says: "Metatarsals are the long bones of the foot. They connect the toes to the rest of the foot and also comprise the ball of the foot. It isn't uncommon for elongated metatarsal issues to arise with dancers, but rarely activities."

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Hospital for Special Surgery
April 24, 2014 at 5:00 pm

True or False: Elongated metatarsals, the bones that connect the toes to the rest of the foot, are hereditary.

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