During training camp last season, Tennessee Titans offensive lineman Josue Matias suddenly felt sharp knee pain, which hampered his ability to walk, much less participate in drills. Seeking help, his teammates and those closest to him recommended he travel to New York to visit HSS and orthopedic surgeon Dr. Frank Cordasco. It was confirmed that Josue had torn the patellar tendon in his right...
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During training camp last season Tennessee Titans offensive lineman Josue Matias suddenly
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With the school year coming to an end, our staff at the HSS Lerner Children's Pavilion helped our pediatric patients kick off their summer fun!
With the school year coming to an end our staff at the
Greg Close is a professional triathlete who also has a commitment to coaching. A few years ago, he suffered a debilitating bike crash, which left him with a concussion and also a hip injury. With help from our neurology, physiatry, and rehab departments, learn how Greg got back in the game just 7 months later! [ Ow.ly Link ]
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As part of Scleroderma Awareness Month, join us on 6/26 at 1:30pm ET for a Facebook Live broadcast with a patient of ours and the Director of our Scleroderma, Vasculitis, & Myositis Center. Have a question about scleroderma you'd like us or our patient to address? Comment below and we will try to answer during the broadcast.
As part of Scleroderma Awareness Month join us on 626 at 130pm
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Michelle Gleeson
HSS sports medicine physician Dr. Jordan Metzl was on the set of The Today Show this morning talking about the best ways to take care of your body! In case you missed the segment, check it out here: [ Ow.ly Link ]
HSS sports medicine physician Dr Jordan Metzl was on the set of
"It's young people with injuries that weren't common when there was a diversity of sports - three different sports and three different seasons. The variety of the stress on their body wasn't causing it to break down to the degree we are seeing now." - Dr. Brett Toresdahl, primary care sports medicine physician at HSS
Its young people with injuries that werent common when there was a

The epidemic that’s ruining youth sports

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What is robotic-assisted surgery and how is it used in hip and knee replacement surgery? We're LIVE from an OR with two of our sports medicine surgeons who will answer this question and more! If there's anything you'd like us to address, feel free to comment below.
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A patient of HSS rheumatologist Dr. Michael Lockshin for over 45 years, Naomi was originally diagnosed with lupus and eventually Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS), which can cause pregnancy complications. After considering Dr. Lockshin's advice, she was fortunate to beat the odds and today she is a proud mother of 7 children and many grandchildren!
Rachel Herman
We are LIVE from the OR for a special Q&A on Patellofemoral injuries with sports medicine surgeons from our Patellofemoral Center. Ask your questions below!
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Lisa Luciano
To celebrate Father's Day, members of the HSS family shared personal photos and thoughts on what being a father means to them. Happy Father's Day!
To celebrate Fathers Day members of the HSS family shared personal photos
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Today's weather didn't stop members of Team HSS from running today's Queens 10K presented by the New York Road Runners (NYRR)!
Todays weather didnt stop members of Team HSS from running todays Queens
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What is robotic-assisted surgery and when is this technique used? On 6/20 at 5pm we will be broadcasting from the OR where two of our sports medicine surgeons will answer these questions and more on Facebook Live!
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Susan Perillo
Denise Palacios
For HSS patient and D.C. native Patricia Whitnah, a fit and active lifestyle led to pain and difficulty bending her right knee. Looking for answers to alleviate her pain, she consulted Dr. Steven Haas, chief of the knee service at HSS, who recommended a total knee replacement. After a successful minimally/less invasive knee replacement surgery eight weeks ago, Patricia was back to her normal...
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For HSS patient and DC native Patricia Whitnah a fit and active

New Techniques Improve Hip & Knee Replacement Surgeries

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Laura DiStefano
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On a rainy Sunday in Brooklyn last summer, 2-year-old Silas broke his leg in two different places after being struck by a car while leaving a grocery store. An event that no family ever wants to go through, it was clear that Silas would require specialized care in order to give him the best chance at a full recovery. The family turned to the HSS Lerner Children's Pavilion nearly one year ago,...
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We're going to be LIVE from an operating room on 6/19 at 5pm ET for a special Q&A on Patellofemoral injuries with sports medicine surgeons from our Patellofemoral Center. Have a question you'd like us to answer during the broadcast? Comment below! [ Ow.ly Link ]
Were going to be LIVE from an operating room on 619 at
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Golf season is in full swing, and our Sports Performance and Rehabilitation team is here offering tips, advice, and more! Have questions about aches and pains or how to improve performance? Comment below! Be sure to consult with your physician or therapist before starting or changing treatment.
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Wayne Smith
Did You Know? The foot and ankle are the most common places to get a stress fracture and can occur in people that start a new activity involving impact of the feet on the ground.
Did You Know The foot and ankle are the most common places

Stress Fractures of the Foot and Ankle: An Overview

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Sharon Luckman Satre
Since soccer matches and practices are usually completed outdoors with limited breaks during a match for water and rest, players are at a greater risk of overheating during play.
Since soccer matches and practices are usually completed outdoors with limited breaks

5 Ways to Beat the Heat in Soccer

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An avid walker and traveler, Toronto native George Robertson began to suffer from pain in his knee to the extent that he couldn't walk 50 yards without stopping. Seeking answers to alleviate his pain, he came to HSS, where he underwent a total knee replacement. [ Ow.ly Link ]
An avid walker and traveler Toronto native George Robertson began to suffer
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