Common Foot and Ankle Injuries and How to Treat Them

By |2019-10-08T09:51:58-04:00October 8th, 2019|Blog|

Common Foot and Ankle Injuries and How to Treat Them By: Dr. Bart Eastwood Foot and ankle pain and injuries are some of the more common reasons why we see patients. You have 26 bones and 33 joints in your foot, so it’s no wonder why this area seems to give a lot of people [...]

Playing it Safe for the Fall

By |2019-08-13T10:20:04-04:00August 7th, 2019|Blog|

Back-to-school can be a stressful time!  Getting back into the routine of early mornings, full days in class, homework and practice for your favorite sport after school - is tough after a summer off.  As your kids prepare to head into the business of the Fall, here are some tips for staying safe, happy, and [...]

Tendons & Tears: Common Shoulder Injuries

By |2019-07-12T09:48:17-04:00July 12th, 2019|Blog|

The shoulder is a connecting point for bone, muscle, and tendons, which work together to ensure your shoulder has a full range of motion. Overuse, injury, and degeneration can all cause shoulder injury. We’ve selected four shoulder injuries involving tendons and/or tears today to review the causes, symptoms, and treatment options of these similar injuries, [...]

Carpal Tunnel Syndrome: The Basics

By |2019-06-03T13:48:48-04:00June 3rd, 2019|Blog|

What does an office assistant, assembly line worker, and freelance artist have in common? A higher chance of carpal tunnel syndrome! Carpal tunnel syndrome is caused by a pinched nerve in the wrist. The carpal tunnel of the wrist is a narrow tunnel formed by the small carpal bones of the wrist on the bottom [...]

Partial Knee Replacement: What Is It?

By |2019-06-03T13:42:32-04:00May 31st, 2019|Blog|

Managing knee pain can be an exhausting process. Limited and painful mobility is physically tiring, and leaves you emotionally and mentally spent as well. If medicine, physical therapy, and other conservative treatment options no longer bring relief, it’s time to make an appointment and talk with our doctors about other options. For some, that next [...]

Dr. Velyvis and the Future of Knee Replacement

By |2019-04-08T11:13:02-04:00April 8th, 2019|Blog|

We recently announced the addition of Dr. John Velyvis to our Sideline team, an accomplished Orthopedic Surgeon coming to us from sunny San Francisco and Daly City, California.  Dr. Velyvis has a unique background, having received a degree in biomedical engineering from Harvard University prior to receiving his M.D. from Columbia University. This puts him [...]

National Student Athlete Day: It Takes a Team

By |2019-04-04T14:12:22-04:00April 4th, 2019|Blog|

Student athletes face unique challenges, balancing coursework with rigorous training and game schedules. Coaches, friends, teachers, and family form the team behind the athlete, providing critical support both on and off the field. They play an important role in making sure an athlete is safe and healthy. To celebrate National Student Athlete Day, we’ve prepared [...]