Tag Archives: knee pain

Jun
20
2013
joint health 610

June is national Men’s Health Month. Orthopedic surgeon Dr. Amar Ranawat answered questions on preventing and treating joint injuries in adult men.     What are the most common causes … More…

Aug
23
2012
Aerobics class

Q1. I have osteoarthritis and it causes pain in my hips. What can I do to manage the pain? Osteoarthritis is the most common form of arthritis, affecting approximately 27 … More…

Jul
24
2012
Marathon runners

With the NYC marathon just a few months away, many people are ramping up their training in order to run through the five boroughs with over 40,000 others. It is … More…

May
23
2012
Dr. Beth Shubin Stein, Sports Medicine Surgeon

Answers written by: Dr. Beth Shubin Stein, Sports Medicine Surgeon Q1. Is heat or cold therapy better to treat knee pain? Heat is good for muscle tightness or soreness, but cold … More…

Apr
9
2012
Knee pain

A meniscus tear is a common knee injury which mostly occurs when a person quickly turns the body, pivoting on the knee while the foot is held in place. This … More…