Of all orthopedic injuries that exist, injuries relating to the spine often induce the most panic and anxiety and understandably. Obviously, severe injuries to the spinal cord can cause permanent damage and paralysis.
In our world of sports injuries here at Orthopaedic Associates of Wisconsin, the words ‘sprain’ and ‘strain’ get tossed around quite a bit. In fact, sometimes the two terms are used interchangeably and incorrectly so.
As we age, so do our knees. For some of us, they crack and snap and pop and grind. They hurt and swell and give out. They are affected by the weather and how much we decide to do in a day. Sometimes, you may feel one
Nerves can be the blessing and curse of the human body. They innervate muscles and allow us to feel and function, but if hindered, they can wreak havoc. Two of the most common nerve pathologies in orthopedics are carpal