Cubital and Radial Tunnel SyndromeMay 15, 2023

Summary: Pain, numbness or a tingling sensation in the elbow area could be the result of different conditions. Cubital tunnel syndrome and radial tunnel syndrome are two such conditions that affect Read more

Understanding PRPApril 2, 2023

Summary Platelet rich plasma (PRP) injections have shown a lot of promise in the field of orthopedics. The method uses the patient’s own platelets to promote healing. It is a minimally invasive procedure Read more

Obesity and OsteoarthritisFebruary 9, 2023

Facts to Know Before We Start Worldwide statistics show that obesity is on the rise having tripled since 1975. Alarmingly, in India, childhood obesity too is on the rise and this is predicted to increase Read more

All You Need to Know About a Bone Density (DEXA) ScanJanuary 10, 2023

A bone density scan, or a DEXA scan, as the name implies measures the density of the bones. The scan measures the calcium and mineral content in the bones and reveals how strong the bones are. It helps Read more

Hamstring Injury – Causes, Symptoms & TreatmentDecember 12, 2022

Hamstring refers to both, the set of three muscles that are at the back of the thigh stretching from the hip to the point above the knee, as well as the tendons that connect these muscles to the pelvis Read more

Health Insurance SimplifiedDecember 5, 2022

Let us start with what insurance is. Insurance is a form of protection against risks. By availing insurance, we protect ourselves from sudden, unexpected financial losses. The insurance company will Read more

What Is Tennis Elbow?November 9, 2022

The Condition The term tennis elbow might lead people to believe that this is a condition that affects only tennis players. However, while it does affect sports players (racquet sports, golfers, bowlers, etc.), anyone who does repetitive activity that involves the arm and wrist could get afflicted with the condition. For example, painters, cooks, mechanics, [...] Read more

Hip Pain – Causes and TreatmentOctober 26, 2022

The hip joint is an extremely durable joint which can take up a lot of wear and tear. It is a ball and socket joint with the rounded head of the thigh bone (femur) fixing into the socket of the hip Read more

What is Hip Anatomy? – Symptoms, Causes and Treatment for Hip FractureSeptember 24, 2022

One of the most common fractures in the elderly is hip fracture, usually resulting from a fall or a road traffic accident. Their incidence increases with age and the condition of osteoporosis. Understanding Hip Anatomy The hip joint is a ball and socket joint that sees the meeting of the hip and thigh bones. The [...] Read more

Shoulder Replacement – All You Need to KnowAugust 22, 2022

We are all familiar with knee and hip replacement surgeries and their benefits in facilitating a good quality of life. Shoulder replacement surgeries are less common but in no way less beneficial. It Read more