What is Scoliosis?

What is Scoliosis?

Scoliosis is a medical condition caused by the abnormal curvature of the spine. The curvature can present at any point along the spine (thoracic or lumbar) as either curving to the left or right side. Scoliosis can affect any population however is most present in...
ACL Reconstruction: Hamstring VS Quadriceps Graft

ACL Reconstruction: Hamstring VS Quadriceps Graft

Anterior cruciate ligament injuries (ACL) are common knee injuries that athletes and sports orientated individuals experience. The mechanism of injury is due to a pivoting or cutting motion (in sports like rugby and soccer) which puts the ligament in the knee joint...
What causes Rotator Cuff Pain?

What causes Rotator Cuff Pain?

In 1972, Dr Charles Neer introduced the idea that the main cause of rotator cuff pain and rotator cuff tears was due to the friction caused by the acromion on the supraspinatus tendon during humeral elevation.  He in turn recommended a surgery referred to as...