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Injury & Pain Management

Painful injuries easily disrupt a person’s daily life, and many seek pain relief and rehabilitation from physicians. It is important to manage your pain with the aid of a doctor so as not to injure yourself further, or to become dependent upon medications to ease pain.

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by our physicians

Is Heel Pain Keeping You Off Your Feet?

By Christina Brown, DPM, FACFAS

Are you suffering from pain on the bottom of your heel or in the arch of your foot? Does the pain hurt the most when transitioning from sitting to standing (especially at the beginning of the day), after a workout or when you stand for prolonged periods of time? This common injury is called plantar fasciitis and is easily treated under the care of a board-certified podiatrist. Mild cases of plantar fasciitis may even be corrected with home remedies.

Topics and Subtopics: Fitness & Exercise , Foot & Ankle Problems , Injury & Pain Management & Joints & Tissue

Back Off Spine Pain

By Lena Shahbandar, MD

Is persistent spine pain holding you back from your usual activities? The Spine Center of DuPage Medical Group has outlined several lifestyle changes you can make now to take control of your low back pain.

Topics and Subtopics: General Health , Injury & Pain Management , Joints & Tissue & Spine & Back Problems

8 Ways to Reduce Scar Formation & Increase Mobility

By DMG Physical & Occupational Therapy

Physical and Occupational Therapists are trained to help patients recover from post-surgical scarring which can last up to a year after surgery. Manual massage and other exercises may be just what you need to regain range of motion and reduce discomfort at your surgical site. Ask your primary care physician or orthopaedic surgeon if a referral to PT/OT is right for you.

Topics and Subtopics: Foot & Ankle Problems , General Health , Injury & Pain Management , Joints & Tissue , Physical & Occupational Therapy & Skin Health

Survival Guide for Sprained Ankles

By Dr. Bryan Lapinski, Foot and Ankle Surgery

Whether you are out for a stroll or a full-on weekend warrior, a sprained ankle is one of the most common and painful injuries you may encounter.

Topics and Subtopics: Children's Health , Fitness & Exercise , Foot & Ankle Problems , Injury & Pain Management & Joints & Tissue

Keep Your Ace From Riding the Pine

By Dr. Robbie Matlock & Dr. Vijay Thangamani

Is the baseball player in your family looking to be the starting pitcher on the mound? Click here to get the full wind up on preventing overuse injuries in baseball pitchers.

Topics and Subtopics: Children's Health , Fitness & Exercise & Injury & Pain Management

The Perils of Bulb Planting – How to Avoid Injury

By DMG Physical & Occupational Therapy

While you love the look of spring flowers, you may not enjoy the process of planting them in the fall or the effect it has on your body after a long day of gardening. Learn how to avoid injury!

Topics and Subtopics: Injury & Pain Management & Physical & Occupational Therapy

Fall Sports Safety Guide

By DuPage Medical Group Orthopaedics

Read DMG’s Fall Sports Safety infographic for great tips on helping prevent injuries this fall.

Topics and Subtopics: Fitness & Exercise , Injury & Pain Management & Joints & Tissue

Knee Pain While Running

By Dr. Arndt

My knee has been hurting when I run. When should I see a doctor?

Topics and Subtopics: Fitness & Exercise , Injury & Pain Management & Joints & Tissue

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