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Entries by Dr. Cressey
Did you know that my office treats ankle sprains? Often patients will tell us of their experience with a sprain. Usually it starts with: I went to an urgent care, they took x-rays, told me it’s not broken and told me to wrap and ice it…done. Protocols for ankle sprains vary dependent on how badly […]
This year we had over 300 papers to review over 2 days, at the 18th Annual Scientific Conference for the Spine Research Institute in San Diego.
Yoga! One of the most common questions I get from patients on a daily basis is “Doc is it okay if I do yoga?” It’s such a difficult question to answer and the reason being just like most professions, yoga instructors each are different and their qualifications can be different. Not only are their qualifications […]
“Slept Wrong”… This is the mechanism of injury often reported to me. In fact, yesterday I think I heard this one about 8 times during the day. People don’t actually “sleep wrong”, it’s almost always something they did before they went to sleep that they forgot about, or did not realize was a stressor on […]
Getting checked after an auto accident is really important! Too often, patients tell me about a “minor accident” they were involved in about 5-10 years ago and they think it is not related to their achy shoulders that started from “out of nowhere” or they “slept on wrong”. Most of the time, the cause is […]
For my fellow practitioners, this article is a great definition of the current terminology used to standardize how we communicate about muscle injuries. I recommend this as a read to any of you who treat muscle injury!
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