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Working Smarter at the Office

  They say sitting is the new smoking, and how we sit and work during our 8-10 hour days has a significant effect on our muscles, tendons and nerves. Back, neck and wrist pain can all be exacerbated by your office work environment.    According to the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons, “frequent computer use […]

Continue Reading Add comment September 25th, 2015

Avoiding Turkey Day Trauma

The American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP), wants you to stay safe this Thanksgiving weekend. And while burns and food poisoning may pose the highest risk, pick-up games of family football DO make their list for potential ER visits. Dr. Robert Glatter, a NYC emergency physician and advisor to MedScape.com & Forbes, reports that concussion […]

Continue Reading Add comment November 24th, 2014

Honeymoon Saved by The Center for Orthopedics

Patrick Straffen was wrapping up his wedding reception, dancing after a long and fun day, when he slipped and fell. While people may think he’d had a few too many, this was not the case, he just lost his balance and landed poorly. “It took the wind out of me, but I was able to […]

Continue Reading Add comment October 23rd, 2014

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