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What is Compression Neuropathy? - Blog Post

What is Compression Neuropathy?

Tags: | Published: 2017/11/20

Nerves branch out from the spine, carrying out specific jobs, such as transmitting sensations to your spinal cord and brain. Along the way, they can become compressed and cause pain and other symptoms. In this blog, orthopedic physicians Dr. Ather Mirza and Dr. Justin Mirza of Mirza Orthopedics explain exactly what compression neuropathy is and […]

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Common Causes of Elbow Pain - Blog Post

Common Causes of Elbow Pain

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Elbow pain can make it difficult to carry out your daily tasks, and it’s often accompanied by other symptoms such as swelling and lack of normal mobility. In this blog, orthopedic physicians Dr. Ather Mirza and Dr. Justin Mirza of Mirza Orthopedics explain some of the common causes of elbow pain. What is elbow pain? […]

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How Do you Know if you Have a Torn Rotator Cuff? - Blog Post

How Do you Know if you Have a Torn Rotator Cuff?

Tags: , , , | Published: 2017/11/01

A rotator cuff injury can cause pain and loss of mobility that can interfere with your active life. In this blog, orthopedic physicians Dr. Ather Mirza and Dr. Justin Mirza with Mirza Orthopedics explain how to know if you have a torn rotator cuff. What is a torn rotator cuff? Your rotator cuff consists of […]

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Symptoms of a Shoulder Dislocation - Blog Post

Symptoms of a Shoulder Dislocation

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If you’ve dislocated your shoulder, you should get medical help right away, and despite what you may have heard, never try to pop it back into place. You could damage the joint as well as its surrounding muscles, ligaments, nerves, or blood vessels. In this blog, orthopedic physicians Dr. Ather Mirza and Dr. Justin Mirza […]

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How is Medial Epicondylitis Diagnosed? - Blog Post

How is Medial Epicondylitis Diagnosed?

Tags: , , , , | Published: 2017/08/29

Medial epicondylitis – more commonly known as golfer’s elbow – is a condition that causes pain on the inside of the elbow. Although it’s common for golfers and other athletes, anyone can get golfer’s elbow, especially if their jobs or hobbies require repetitive motions. In this blog, Dr. Ather Mirza and Dr. Justin Mirza, orthopedic […]

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I Broke my Wrist, Do I Need Surgery? - Blog Post

I Broke my Wrist, Do I Need Surgery?

Tags: , , | Published: 2017/08/29

Broken wrists are very common injuries that can result from getting hit on the wrist or falling onto an outstretched arm. This can happen to anyone, but it’s especially common among people who are physically active as well as those who have osteoporosis. In this blog, Dr. Ather Mirza and Dr. Justin Mirza, orthopedic physicians […]

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What are Common Causes of Compression Neuropathy in the Arm? - Blog Post

What are Common Causes of Compression Neuropathy in the Arm?

Tags: , , , | Published: 2017/07/31

Compression neuropathy is a common condition that can affect your hand, wrist, or arm. It can cause pain, weakness, and other symptoms that may require treatment in order to restore normal function and provide relief. In this blog, Dr. Ather Mirza and Dr. Justin Mirza, Long Island-based orthopedic physicians at Mirza Orthopedics, explain the common […]

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Where Does Tennis Elbow Pain Occur? - Blog Post

Where Does Tennis Elbow Pain Occur?

Tags: , | Published: 2017/07/28

Tennis elbow is a common condition, and although tennis players can get it, so can people who have never picked up a racket. Its symptoms can come on gradually and get worse, often needing medical treatment. In this blog, orthopedic physicians Dr. Ather Mirza and Dr. Justin Mirza of Mirza Orthopedics explain where tennis elbow […]

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Signs of a Rotator Cuff Tear - Blog Post

Signs of a Rotator Cuff Tear

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Millions of people seek a doctor’s care each year for a rotator cuff tear, which is a common cause of pain and disability. In this blog, Dr. Ather Mirza and Dr. Justin Mirza, Long Island-based orthopedic physicians at Mirza Orthopedics, help you recognize the signs of a rotator cuff tear. What is a rotator cuff […]

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Can Tennis Elbow Affect your Shoulder? - Blog Post

Can Tennis Elbow Affect your Shoulder?

Tags: , , , | Published: 2017/06/29

Tennis elbow is common among tennis players and other athletes, but it can also affect people who have never picked up a racquet. This type of injury can be painful and frustrating, but it can be successfully treated – often without surgery. In this blog, Dr. Ather Mirza and Dr. Justin Mirza, Long Island-based orthopedic […]

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