The curved design of the human spine is a delicate connection of bones, ligaments, and fluids that can absorb a surprising amount of impact without damage. However, the spine is not indestructible. Injury and normal wear and tear pain can cause a number of spinal conditions, including foraminal stenosis, which requires the care of a pain management Dr. Understanding Foraminal […]
Runner’s Knee: Symptoms, Pain, Causes, and Treatment
Patellofemoral pain syndrome or runner’s knee is one of the prevalent issues a knee surgeon deals with every day. It is a dull pain around the knee and results from many causes, ranging from a direct blow to the knee to degenerative conditions. Runner’s Knee Definition from a Knee Surgeon Knee surgeons describe runner’s knee as a mild to severe […]
How Do I Take Care Of My Aligners?
Are you someone looking for a quicker and prudent way to straighten your teeth? If this describes you, then you may be able to benefit from Invisalign. This oral treatment uses a set of clear aligner trays to straighten your teeth and improve how you bite. As they say at Gruelle Dempsey Orthodontics, “Invisalign goes a long way in helping transform […]
How Much Does Scalp Micropigmentation Cost?
Cost is often a top consideration for many hair loss patients looking to get a scalp micropigmentation treatment. Is the procedure affordable? How does SMP compare with other hair restoration methods cost-wise? These questions always crop up in conversations during the consultation process. The good news is that SMP is a far more cost-effective treatment option. Several factors can influence […]
The Secret to Keeping New Year’s Resolutions
Almost half of Americans make New Year’s Resolutions every year, but only a small percentage fulfill them. Because we’re thinking about resolutions the wrong way. It’s time for a New Year’s mindset. Reframe New Year’s Resolutions It’s time to set New Year’s Resolutions the way we set goals at work. We would never make a commitment to our boss without […]