Kinesiology Tape – Tips for Maximum Benefits

Kinesiology Tape – Tips for Maximum Benefits

Elastic sports tape, often known as kinesiology tape, was first introduced to the US market in the 1990’s, quickly gaining a following among runners, volleyball competitors and football players. These days everyone from weekend warriors to Olympians athletes can be seen taping up.
Dry needling with e-stim: How it Can Help Pain

Dry needling with e-stim: How it Can Help Pain

Myofascial trigger points are areas of your muscle that have inflammation, and if you’ve ever had them, you know they can be a real pain.
Amputee Hand & Upper Extremity Clinic Description & Educational Info

Amputee Hand & Upper Extremity Clinic Description & Educational Info

Individuals who have amputations address a variety of daily challenges that can significantly affect their lives, including general health and wellness, mobility, independence and more.
Charlotte Surgeons Complete First Prosthetic Hand with Individual Finger Control
Congential Hand Clinic Description and Education Info

Congential Hand Clinic Description and Education Info

We use a multidisciplinary approach in caring for congenital differences that affect the hand, wrist, forearm, elbow, upper arm and shoulder
Congenital Hand Clinic at the OrthoCarolina Hand Center

Congenital Hand Clinic at the OrthoCarolina Hand Center

1915 Randolph Road, 2nd Floor, Charlotte, NC 28207
Can't Run? Cartilage Repair Basics w/ Dr. Fleischli

Can't Run? Cartilage Repair Basics w/ Dr. Fleischli

Sportology, Cartilage Restoration and Repair
The Cartilage Restoration Institute

The Cartilage Restoration Institute

Every day people injure the cartilage in their knees, shoulders and other joints. Regardless of the cause, the result is the same: tremendous pain that makes it difficult to enjoy your daily life.
Cartilage Restoration at OrthoCarolina

Cartilage Restoration at OrthoCarolina

Every day people injure the cartilage in their knees, shoulders and other joints.
School of Thought: What to Know About Students, Backpacks and Injury Prevention

School of Thought: What to Know About Students, Backpacks and Injury Prevention

The backpack serves not only as a stylish accessory, but also as the main transporter for books, homework, or maybe even a laptop.
Celebrating Research

Celebrating Research

Each May, Clinical Trials Day is observed to celebrate the day that James Lind started the first randomized clinical trial. This trial happened aboard a ship May 20, 1747.

You Want Healing Modalities?

Francene Marie interviews Alison Warren, DAOM, L.Ac. about the benefits of acupuncture. Once you hear how it works, you'll want it!

Orthopedic Guide to Power Tools

Give your surgeons what they want with smaller, stronger and smarter options.
What is Kohlers?

What is Kohlers?

Kohler's disease is a condition, where the navicular bone in the foot looses its blood supply temporarily and sustains a state of bone death, also called avascular necrosis.
Little League Elbow & Shoulder

Little League Elbow & Shoulder

Little league elbow is an injury to the growth plate on the inner (medial) aspect of the elbow.
What is Osgood Schlatter's Disease?

What is Osgood Schlatter's Disease?

Osgood Schlatter’s is a condition associated with inflammation of the apophysis of the tibial tubercle. This means that a portion of the growth plate of the shin bone has become irritated.
What is patellofemoral pain syndrome?

What is patellofemoral pain syndrome?

Patellofemoral pain syndrome is pain in the front of the knee. It frequently occurs in teenagers, manual laborers, and athletes.
What is Perthes Disease?

What is Perthes Disease?

Perthes disease is avascular necrosis of the proximal femur which is a fancy way of saying decreased blood supply to the femoral head
What is a Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphysis, also called SCFE?

What is a Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphysis, also called SCFE?

Slipped capital femoral epiphysis (SCFE – pronounced “skiffy”) is an unusual disorder of the adolescent hip.
What is Severs Disease?

What is Severs Disease?

Severs disease, also known as calcaneal apophysitis, is a condition in which the growth plate along the heel becomes inflamed. It most commonly occurs in active, early-teen children.