Failure to treat back pain can lead to disability and impaired function - don't take the risk!
Back pain affects millions of people worldwide, and it's the most common reason why people seek medical advice.
Causes of Back Pain
Back pain causes range from mechanical problems to more serious conditions such as infection or disease.
Mechanical problems: Most patients with back pain suffer from intervertebral disc degeneration, which is an aging condition that involves the breakdown of the discs between the spine's vertebrae. Degeneration of the facet joints, joints that connect each vertebrae, is another common cause of back pain. Other causes referred to as herniated discs include:
Knee pain prevents you from doing what you love and need to do to live a fulfilling life. Find relief to live life to its fullest.
Causes and Treatment of Knee Pain
Injuries can result from high velocity sporting activities or from something as simple as a slip and fall. Treatment depends on the severity of the knee injury.
Acute Injuries: Torn and sprain ligaments can occur due to a fall or overexertion.
Treatment Procedures: Our knee subspecialists will perform a digital x-ray to evaluate the condition of your knee. A MRI may be used to detect damage to small parts of the knee such as the ligaments and meniscus. We have all of the equipment needed to diagnose your knee condition.Read More
When you can't move freely, you can't live life freely. Relieve your hip pain to experience life with freedom.
Causes and Treatment of Hip Pain
Medical conditions and injuries can often lead to hip pain. We will work with your health-care practitioner to coordinate your orthopedic care to relieve the hip pain without aggravating other medical conditions or injuries.Read More
Shoulder pain can make you dread moving in any way. Don't limit yourself each day dealing with shoulder pain - relieve it, so you can get back to living life without limitations.
Causes and Treatments for Shoulder Pain
Shoulder pain is often due to post-traumatic injuries or inflammatory conditions. Since the shoulder is made up of many areas, it's important to identify the location of the problem.
Acromioclavicular Joint: When people fall and suffer injury to the shoulder, it's often due to an outstretch of the upper extremity. This causes pressure on the acromioclavicular joint. This is the articulation between the shoulder joint and the breast.
We can diagnose this type of injury with a radiograph. The severity of the injury will receive a grade of type I to IV.Read More
Feet and ankles take you where you want and need to go. When they cause you discomfort and pain, you can't live your life. Start living your life again with foot and ankle pain relief.
Causes and Treatment for Foot and Ankle Pain
Most people experience foot and ankle pain because of an injury. This is usually due to a sprain or fracture; however, it's essential to know which one it is to know what to do for treatment. The experienced physicians at Island Musculoskeletal Care can help determine the exact cause of the foot and ankle pain you are experiencing.
Treatment Procedures: Injuries to the foot and ankle can be easily diagnosed by considering your symptoms and viewing the injuries with our in-house digital x-ray machines and advanced imaging studies.Read More
Joints are what make you move freely. When a joint problem can't be repaired, it can be replaced, so you can get back to living life with full mobility.
Causes and Treatment for Joint Replacement
When you first start having joint aches and pains, you may not believe it's anything serious. However, over time, you may find you are having limited mobility. The most common causes for needing a joint replacement is chronic osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis, but injury and infection can also cause damage to the joint.Read More
There's not much you can do without the use of your elbow, wrist and hand. When you regain full function of them, it's like winning your life back.
Causes and Treatment for Elbow, Wrist and Hand Injury
The most causes of injuries to the elbow, wrist and hand are sports or recreational activities, work related duties, and falling. Older adults can suffer a loss of muscle mass and bone strength, which increases their risk of injury. Some of the most common injuries include carpal tunnel syndrome, tendon pain, and De Quervain's disease.Read More
Moving to the left hurts…moving to the right hurts… bending forward hurts… and twisting is impossible. Sound familiar?
The orthopedists at Long Island Musculoskeletal Care know about the pain you’re experiencing, and they know what to do to uncover the cause and treat it.
With over a decade of experience in orthopedic care, our physicians are ready to learn about the injuries you’ve endured to identify the cause of your pain. Once a cause has been discovered, we’ll begin treatment right in our office.
With our orthopedic surgeons, we’ll set broken bones, repair and replace joints, and provide you all of the recovery care you need after such procedures. If physical therapy is needed following surgery, we’ll set you up with our state-certified physical therapist working out of our office.
We know you just want to stop the pain and get back to living life like you used to. For that reason, we offer comprehensive musculoskeletal care. When you decide to use Long Island Musculoskeletal Care, you decide to work with qualified professionals in the field of orthopedics to discover the best treatment options to quickly relieve pain and increase mobility.Read More
What if you could live life without pain? What would you do?
With Musculoskeletal Care, you can start focusing on living rather than on suffering.
At our facility, we take pride in our full range of services that diagnose, treat and rehabilitate. Being able to receive everything needed to correct the source of the pain means going back to a fulfilling life without the limitations of immobility.
Come to our pain management Long Island office to experience a team of professionals who are board certified in musculoskeletal care and services. With many years of knowledge and experience in pain management, we provide our patients relief from:
Pain management is about more than taking prescription medication. It's about finding the cause, treating it, and helping you recover completely. With care from one of our pain management NYC offices, you could receive:
There's more to life than pain. There's enjoyment in activities you once loved. The longer you wait, the longer you remain suffering - isn't it about time for relief? Start a pain free life with a call to Musculoskeletal Care today.Read More
We believe children shouldn’t have to suffer with pain. That’s why at Long Island Musculoskeletal Care, we have a pediatric orthopedist as part of our team.
Our orthopedists provide all of the musculoskeletal care your family needs. With one step into our office, you will feel the caring nature we provide our patients.
We will first listen to the aches and pains your child endures. We’ll then conduct the diagnostic testing needed to correctly identify the cause of suffering. Once we know what the problem is, we’ll create an individualized treatment plan for your child.
If surgery is required, know your child is in good hands with an experienced pediatric orthopedist. We’ll do whatever we can to provide you and your child the comfortable care you deserve from an orthopedic office.
Why do people choose Long Island Musculoskeletal Care?
People choose us because we have a reputation of caring for people and getting them back to living life with less pain and increased mobility quickly. With all of the equipment needed for diagnostic testing, orthopedic specialists working as a team, and physical therapy available in our office, patients know that when they come to us, they can get quality care all in one convenient location.
Make an appointment today for your child. We’re looking forward to your child playing the way he used before the pain.Read More
The more you move, the easier you'll move.
It may not sound right when pain infiltrates the body with the slightest movement, but it's not about moving, it's the way you move that matters.
We have the capabilities to build muscle, flex joints, and repair tissue damage that will considerably increase mobility and flexibility.
Our state certified physical therapists treat individuals with many ailments preventing them from moving freely and painlessly. With direct experience providing physical therapy to patients, we can help you with:
Through the use of specialized equipment in our facility and the experience of physical therapists who know which exercises are best for patients with specific conditions, we can deliver the relief you only wish for these days. We are as committed to your pain relief as you are to improving your life through physical therapy.
Take a moment to just imagine doing what you were able to do years ago with minimal difficulty. Getting life back to the way you remember can be one of the most triumphant feelings you'll have in life.
Treat, repair, and recover your body with the finest physical therapists in New York. Contact us today for a full evaluation on how physical therapy can help you.