Joints & Tissue

As we age, our joints and tissues can become more sensitive to pain, tears and infections. Our joint and tissue health is related to our autoimmune and endocrine system health. Common joint and tissue problems include rheumatoid arthritis, scleroderma and mixed connective tissue disease.

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By DMG Podiatry, Foot and Ankle Surgery
Have you ever wondered if your footwear choices can have lasting effects? Read on to learn recommendations for warm weather footwear from our board- certified podiatrists.

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.

By Dr. John Lombardi & Dr. Julio Gonzalez
The 5K season is here, are you thinking of participating in a local race? Whether it’s your first or 50th time, be sure to check out the DMG Sports Medicine training and race day guide for beginner and experienced runners alike.

By Dr. Gonzalez
Are you ready for the next snowfall? Check out DMG’s safe snow removal infographic to prepare yourself before you head out in the cold to clear your driveway.
Topics and Subtopics: Joints & Tissue & Spine & Back Problems

By DuPage Medical Group Orthopaedics
Read DMG’s Fall Sports Safety infographic for great tips on helping prevent injuries this fall.

By DMG Physical & Occupational Therapy
Read about the causes, symptoms and treatment of trigger finger.

By DMG Physical & Occupational Therapy
Just a passing cramp? More likely you have carpal tunnel syndrome, a painful progressive condition caused by compression of a key nerve in the wrist. Learn more about carpal tunnel syndrome in this Q&A.

By DMG Physical & Occupational Therapy
DMG has several therapists who subspecialize in the treatment of foot and ankle conditions. The team has in-depth experience in the treatment of multiple diagnoses including, but not limited to, achilles tendonitis, hammer toes, chronic pain, and post surgical therapy

By Dr. Richman
My hands hurt. Why is this and what should I do?
Topics and Subtopics: Autoimmune Diseases & Joints & Tissue

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

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