Orthopedics & Sports Medicine


Carpal Tunnel Syndrome: What You Need to...

Carpal tunnel syndrome is one of the most common conditions affecting the hand and is highly responsive to treatment, says Dalibel Bravo, M.D., a board-certified,...

January 19, 2022 / 3 min read


Knee and Hip Arthritis: Self-Assessment and Management

Could the pain you are feeling be arthritis? Francisco J. Garcia, physician assistant at the arthritis clinic at Miami Orthopedics & Sports Medicine Institute, answered...

January 13, 2022 / 4 min read


Fitness Resolution Injuries: Exercise Equipment Mishaps and...

Many people are vowing to get into shape as their 2022 resolution — only to find unwelcome barriers that include doing too much too soon...

January 4, 2022 / 3 min read


From Ladder-Related Shoulder Mishaps to Snow-Skiing Leg...

Many common holiday activities can cause serious injuries — primarily among them putting up or taking down outdoor lighting while using a ladder. Before the...

December 20, 2021 / 3 min read


For People with Arthritis, Exercising Regularly and...

If you have some degree of arthritis — as do an estimated one quarter of the adult U.S. population — participating in joint-friendly, regular physical...

December 14, 2021 / 4 min read


Common Running Injuries and How to Prevent,...

Running for exercise is an excellent way to maintain physical and mental health, but it can also be a source of injury. Maria Kyriacou, M.D.,...

December 9, 2021 / 4 min read


Neck Crepitus: Should You Be Worried About...

You’ve been sitting in front of a computer or TV screen for a while and then you turn your head in a different direction, releasing...

October 20, 2021 / 4 min read


World Spine Day: Pandemic Pushes Low Back...

Long before the pandemic, back pain was the second-most common cause of a visit to the doctor after the common cold. Issues with the cervical...

October 15, 2021 / 4 min read


Knee Pain in Adults – Causes and...

About 30 percent of adults will experience chronic knee pain, says Charles M. Lawrie, M.D., a board-certified, fellowship-trained orthopedic surgeon at Miami Orthopedics & Sports...

October 12, 2021 / 4 min read