Preventing Falls for the Elderly

According to the CDC, among older adults falls are the leading cause of injury in adults 65 and older and 95% of hip fractures are caused by falls.
What is Shoulder Impingement?

What is Shoulder Impingement?

Just above your rotator cuff, you have a fluid-filled sac called a bursa. The job of the bursa is to provide a cushion between tendons and bones. Bursa can become inflamed which can cause pain.
Cervicogenic Headaches: Long name; treatable problem

Cervicogenic Headaches: Long name; treatable problem

Most of us have had a headache before and know that they are…well, a headache.
Older, Heavier Americans Fuel a $4 Billion Knee Replacement Market

Older, Heavier Americans Fuel a $4 Billion Knee Replacement Market

How getting a new knee became one of the most popular surgeries in the country
Behind the Scenes at Panthers Training Camp

Behind the Scenes at Panthers Training Camp

National Football League (NFL) games are exciting, and they can be brutal. No matter how coordinated and logistical the plays, the naturally aggressive nature of the sport leaves athletes means constant risk of injury. The physical nature of the game, pitting prime players in their peak of human performance, will inevitably lead to acute and chronic injury.
Athlete with a foot injury? Call Dr. Bob

Athlete with a foot injury? Call Dr. Bob

If you’re a high-profile athlete and you have a foot or ankle injury, there’s really no debate. You go see Dr. Bob.
Three Injuries, Three Months: Sarah’s Story

Three Injuries, Three Months: Sarah’s Story

At age 28, I was in the best shape of my life...
Going the Extra Mile: Helping Care Ring Cross the Finish Line

Going the Extra Mile: Helping Care Ring Cross the Finish Line

Each August we take to the streets with our fellow runners for the annual OrthoCarolina 10K Classic.
The Ultimate List: Our Top 50 Tips for Running Your First Race

The Ultimate List: Our Top 50 Tips for Running Your First Race

Running your first race can be scary, exhilarating and everything in between.
Patience is Probably the Best Quality in a Runner

Patience is Probably the Best Quality in a Runner

I spend a lot of time playing the numbers game and weighing probabilities of various outcomes as a running coach...
Indoor Cycling and Your Core

Indoor Cycling and Your Core

Exercise and staying fit is a big part of Dr. David Anderson’s life.
Exercising With Arthritis

Exercising With Arthritis

The pain and stiffness arthritis causes can make a workout seem beyond grasp, especially when the symptoms are so intense you feel more immobile than athletic.
Why the Core Muscles are Different from Other Muscles

Why the Core Muscles are Different from Other Muscles

The core is the part of the human body located between the pelvic floor and diaphragm, and its main job is to hold and protect your spine.
Charlotte Soccer Academy Officially Unveils OrthoCarolina Sportsplex

Charlotte Soccer Academy Officially Unveils OrthoCarolina Sportsplex

The OrthoCarolina Sportsplex will house six fields, including five artificial turf fields, with one of the turf fields being a FIFA 2-certified surface. An adjacent 20,000 square foot building will contain the CSA club store, administrative offices, changing facilities and physical therapy space.

CHARLOTTE SOCCER ACADEMY TO UNVEIL ORTHOCAROLINA SPORTSPLEX

July 26 celebration to highlight history, significance of youth soccer in Charlotte
Volunteer doctors offer care with dignity for Meck’s uninsured

Volunteer doctors offer care with dignity for Meck’s uninsured

Physicians Reach Out matches doctors and patients