Lipogems is a cutting-edge technology that uses the natural and powerful reparative capability of your very own fat tissue. Fat tissue from one’s own body can be removed and injected into specific painful areas like the knees, shoulders and ankles. The fat tissue is used to repair damaged tissue providing cushion and structural support that enhance the body’s natural healing process.
Modern ACL (anterior cruciate ligament) reconstruction techniques have led to a steep decline in the rate of re-rupture of the reconstructed ACL. However, several factors can increase the risk of re-injury. For that reason, it’s important to do everything you can to lessen the risk of incurring damage in the same area. Here are seven things that can be done to reduce the likelihood of it “re-happening” to you:
Shockwave Therapy is FDA approved for a variety of conditions. The potential of shockwave therapy as a safe, non-invasive treatment for tendinitis and other conditions appears to be emerging. Studies show success rate ranges from 60% to 80% in tennis elbow, plantar fasciitis, rotator cuff tendinitis, hip pain, Achilles tendinitis and jumper's knee. The treatment is available at Perimeter Orthopaedics
Can you guess the top 12 sports with injuries that resulted in trips to the E.R.? Now guess the area of the body that was most frequently affected. While most make sense, some may surprise you. For instance, in baseball the most common injuries were to the face? Review the graph and test your knowledge.