Tag Archives: osteoarthritis

Jun
16
2014
6.16 blog

Low back pain is the most common musculoskeletal reason that golfers stop playing. It has been estimated that up to one third of golfers have limited play due to low … More…

May
23
2014
5.23 Blog

As a certified hand therapist, I often sit down with people who have been diagnosed with osteoarthritis and help them put together a plan. The key is not, as people … More…

Oct
23
2013
10.23 Blog

In honor of National Physical Therapy Month, HSS Physical Therapist Valerie Papanikolaw answers questions on when to see a physical therapist. Q1. Which chronic ailments do physical therapists treat? Physical … More…

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…

May
16
2013
Arthritis Word Cloud 610x320

May is National Arthritis Awareness Month. Osteoarthritis occurs when cartilage is worn down over time, usually from a lifetime of use or as the result of an injury to the … More…