Keys to Patellar Tendonitis treatment

Your patellar tendon extends from the bottom of your knee cap to the top of your shin bone. Runners knee or jumpers knee, also known as patellar tendonitis, is an injury or irritation of the patellar tendon which causes anterior knee pain. This relatively common cause...

Soft Tissue Work in Treatment of Arthritis

I frequently hear from patients they have been told that they have bone on bone arthritis and have been recommended replacement surgery. I sometimes wonder if patients understand that xray imaging is fraught with error based on the angle the image is shot or exposure...

Why We Need a Tendon Clinic

When I originally began learning musculoskeletal ultrasound in 2006, I spent quite a bit of time scanning tendons, in particular shoulder rotator cuff tendons. What I noticed was that the typical treatments used for tendonitis rarely actually improved tendon injuries....