Does De Quervain’s tenosynovitis go away?

Does De Quervain’s tenosynovitis go away? De Quervain’s tenosynovitis normally doesn’t go away unless you take appropriate action. Most of the time this just means a steroid injection, some simple stretches, and activity modification. I frequently treat De...

What is frozen shoulder pain like?

What is frozen shoulder pain like? Frozen shoulder pain is pain throughout the shoulder with associated loss of range of motion. Frozen shoulder is also known as adhesive capsulitis. The motion lost is both active and passive motion, meaning that you aren’t able to...

How do you know if a hamstring is pulled or torn?

How do you know if a hamstring is pulled or torn? A torn hamstring will hurt a lot and make it really difficult to walk. You may also find a lot of bruising on the back of your thigh. Sometimes you may also hear a pop at the time of your injury. A pulled hamstring...

What is the fastest way to heal patellar tendonitis?

What is the fastest way to heal patellar tendonitis? Unfortunately, the fastest way to heal patellar tendonitis is to stop doing the activity that is causing it, followed by a course of physical therapy that includes quadriceps and hamstring stretching. This is not...

What causes hip bursitis?

What causes hip bursitis? Hip bursitis, also known as trochanteric bursitis, is caused by your iliotibial band rubbing on the outside part of your hip called the greater trochanter. This often causes pain on the side of your hip, and can make it painful to sleep on...