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What Is a Total Hip Replacement?

What Is a Total Hip Replacement?

Total hip replacement, also known as total hip arthroplasty, involves the removal of the damaged bone and cartilage and replacing them with prosthetic components. This process is usually the one recommended if hip pain limits movement and mobility, continues even when...

What type of therapy is needed for a carpal tunnel?

What type of therapy is needed for a carpal tunnel?

Your wrists are vital physical components. Performing simple actions, such as writing, typing, and lifting objects is difficult when experiencing any type of wrist pain. One particularly challenging condition impacting your wrists and surrounding structures is carpal...

What is a Carpal Tunnel Release Surgery?

What is a Carpal Tunnel Release Surgery?

Carpal tunnel release surgery is a procedure that can treat carpal tunnel syndrome. Carpal tunnel syndrome occurs when there's inflammation in your carpal tunnel. The carpal tunnel is the passageway in your wrist that the median nerve and tendons for your fingers pass...

What Causes Carpal Tunnel Syndrome?

What Causes Carpal Tunnel Syndrome?

Carpal tunnel syndrome in Dallas TX is also referred to as median nerve compression. This is when your median nerve compresses as it goes into your hand. The location of your median nerve is on your palm, also called the carpal tunnel. Your median nerve provides you...

What is Osteoarthritis of the Knee?

What is Osteoarthritis of the Knee?

  Osteoarthritis is a condition of the joints wherein the cartilage begins to break down. While it can affect any joint of the body, it most commonly occurs in the articular cartilage of the knee because of the stress that they endure on a daily basis. It is...

What Causes Stiffness Of The Knee?

What Causes Stiffness Of The Knee?

POSMC treats knee pain in Dallas TX and knows that such discomfort can be debilitating and possibly life-altering. One such specific type of knee pain you might encounter is known as stiffness. Overview Knee stiffness occurs when your knee becomes difficult to move....

What is a SLAP tear?

What is a SLAP tear?

Do You Have a SLAP Tear? When you have a torn piece of cartilage on the inner area of your shoulder joint, it is referred to as a SLAP tear. The ring of cartilage around your shoulder socket is known as the shoulder labrum. It stabilizes your upper arm bone. A SLAP...

What is biceps tendinitis?

What is biceps tendinitis?

Shoulder pain is on the rise in the Dallas area and if you have pain in your shoulder there are a few causes and Bicep Tendonitis is one of them.  In this article we enplane what Bicep Tendonitis is but if you are experiencing shoulder pain and are in the Dallas, TX...

What type of therapy is needed for Plantar Fasciitis?

What type of therapy is needed for Plantar Fasciitis?

Plantar Fasciitis is a common foot problem that can lead to stabbing pain in the bottom sole and heel area. The pain can start as soon as you get out of bed in the morning and gradually lessen as the day goes on. Discomfort may become worse after certain activities....

What conditions can cause shoulder pain?

What conditions can cause shoulder pain?

What conditions can cause shoulder pain? Everyone experiences shoulder pain at some point in their lifetime. However, if you’re start to experience pain more often than usual, there may be an underlying problem. But with so many possible causes of shoulder...