Rehabilitation

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Using Your Blood for Natural Healing

Even after having surgery for a sports-related groin injury, recovery was slow for Megan Cortazzo, MD, a physical medicine and rehabilitation specialist with UPMC. A fellow physician suggested platelet-rich plasma (PRP) therapy — and her results were so positive that she now offers the service to patients. What is Platelet-Rich… Read more »

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Dealing With Shin Splints

Shin splints are one of the most common complaints of athletes. Each year as their sports go back into season and practices start back up, athletes push themselves to get back into shape. As a result, athletes frequently end up with discomfort on the inside of the lower leg and… Read more »

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