Bursitis, Tendonitis & Snapping

Hip Bursitis, Tendonitis, & Snapping Hip The hip is the second most mobile joint in the body. There are many structures surrounding the hip joint which makes it more susceptible to injuries. One of the most common overuse injuries relates to the tendons and bursae (fluid filled sacs to reduce friction) of the upper end of the thighbone. The greater trochanter is the large bump felt along the side of the thigh, just below the hip, which has a cou…

Dr. Bicos

…r. Bicos is a seasoned veteran when taking care of sports teams. In fellowship, he took care of the 2004 – 2005 NCAA Men’s and Women’s Basketball Championship Teams at the University of Connecticut. In addition, he managed the Hartford Wolfpack, which is the feeder team for the New York Rangers NHL Hockey Team. Dr. Bicos has taken care of the USA Gymnastics Men’s and Women’s National and Olympic Teams. He is currently the USA Gymnastics National T…

…pic Repair of SLAP Tears, Arthroscopic Rotator Cuff Repairs, Clavicle, Shoulder Replacement Surgery, Arthroscopic Stabilization Surgery, Open Stabilization Surgery, Shoulder Fractures, Frozen Shoulder 10825 Hip Surgery Femoroacetabular Impingement (FAI), Labral Tears, Arthroscopy 17108 Knee Injuries & Knee Surgeries AMZ Fulkerson, Patellar Realignment for Instability, Carticel Re-Implanation…

Beaumont seeks participants for a research study of a cartilage tissue implant for knee injuries

…ogist . It offers the best and leading-edge treatments and technology including minimally invasive surgery, implants and trauma surgery. Beaumont is Michigan’s most experienced orthopedic hospital specializing in surgeries of the back, neck, foot, hand and upper extremities; hip and knee replacement, Ankle Replacement Surgery; Robotic Assisted Knee Surgery; scoliosis treatment; tumor surgery; pediatric orthopedics; and sports medicine. Beaumont Ho…

Painful or Unstable Kneecap

…that mothers or sisters have had these problems as well. An assessment of hip, knee and ankle alignment, motion and stability are helpful. One needs to check for subtle developmental rotational abnormalities, joints that are too loose or too tight. The knee is checked for joint swelling, tenderness around the kneecap and excessive motion about the patella. An x-ray examination may reveal some abnormal positioning of the kneecap. Treatment will de…

Nutrition

…contrast, too much vitamin A can cause bone loss and increase the risk of hip fracture. The animal source supplements (retinols) may cause toxicity but plant sources (B carotene) do not. Daily intake of retinols should be less than 10,000 IU. Dietary Sources of Calcium Selecting foods high in calcium is one way to help you achieve your targeted daily calcium intake. Here are some major food sources of calcium to assist your meal planning. Selecte…