The hip is one of the most important joints in our body, which is why it’s vital to prevent hip injuries. The hip’s primary function is to support the weight of the body when standing and moving, so living with hip pain can significantly hinder a person’s quality of life.
At the onset of the pandemic, with little known of what was to come, many hospitals stopped performing elective surgeries and many patients suffered. Most regions were capable of continuing care for their patients while others such as NYC were overwhelmed. Now we have seen more widespread disease and closures in LA were very reasonable and very necessary actions. This was an opinion piece I wrote in response to an article that made the same point.
My perspective on the diagnosis. As I have had several patients seek my care from long distances for their piriformis syndrome, I was curious to look into what the internet had to say about surgical treatment for piriformis syndrome. From what I have seen, there is a lot of confusion regarding the diagnosis and treatment […]