Anatomy, Surgery

Anatomy of the Foot and Ankle & Common Problems

The foot is incredibly complex. This introduction to the anatomy of the foot and ankle will be very general and highlight the main structures. Bones … [Read More...]

Skeletal System: Bones, Joints, Cartilage, Ligaments, Bursae

Our musculoskeletal system is made up of muscles, tendons, ligaments, bones, cartilage, joints and bursae. Our muscles work with the nervous system to … [Read More...]

A to Z

Lumpectomy

 The word “lumpectomy” is a combination of English and Greek words-- ‘lump’ meaning ‘tumor’; ’ek’ meaning ‘out’ ;and ‘tome’ meaning ‘cutting … [Read More...]

Gout

What is Gout? Gout is caused by too much uric acid in the body. Uric acid is made from the breakdown of purines (parts of tissues). This uric acid … [Read More...]

Healthy Living

101 Activities You Can Do When the TV is OFF!

Did you know that kids spend about 4-6 hours everyday sitting in front of a screen? Considering kids get home from school about 3 o'clock and go to … [Read More...]

Healthy Living

Ahh, the stress-free life. We all want it. But it takes a little work and planning so our health doesn't add stress to our everyday living. Preventive … [Read More...]

Nutrition

Benefits of Breastfeeding Your Baby

All new mothers want to do what is best for their baby, especially feeding their baby food that will protect them from illness and help them thrive. … [Read More...]

Nutrition

A full mouth is a quiet mouth was my mom’s nutrition philosophy in a nutshell. To be fair, she didn’t have a big budget, the Internet, or Rachel Ray’s … [Read More...]