Broken Bones and Fractures

Shoulder tendonitis

Shoulder tendonitis involves inflammation of the rotator cuff and biceps tendon. This form of tendonitis is due to a tendon that is pinched by surrounding structures. It happens in sports that require movements where the arms move overhead repeatedly such as baseball, racket sports, weightlifting and strokes in swimming. The damage can be mild inflammation of the rotator cuff. When ... Read More »

Hand arthritis

The hand and wrist have plenty of small joints working together in order to produce motion such as the motion of threading a needle or tying shoe laces. When these joints are affected by arthritis, regular daily activities become difficult. Arthritis can happen in many parts of the hand and wrist and can have several causes. Arthritis involves inflammation of ... Read More »

All about metatarsals stress fracture

metatarsals stress fracture

Metatarsals are the main bones which make up the large proportion of the mid-foot. There are a total of 5 metatarsal bones in a foot and any one of these five may get fractured that is known as the metatarsal fracture. Multiple bones can also get fractured at a time. The fracture of metatarsal bone is a serious medical emergency ... Read More »