Can you fix a disk herniation without surgery?

In “Resolution of Lumbar Disk Herniation without Surgery”, by Jennifer Hong, M.D., and Perry A. Ball, M.D. published in April 2016 in the New England Journal of Medicine, they show remarkable resolution of the injury in this case study. The follow up MRI was performed 5 months after the initial injury, and showed resolution (medical for healing) of the lumbar disk […]

Hot Job – Physical Therapist Orthopedic Resident – San Francisco

Physical Therapist Orthopedic Resident – San Francisco We’ve got a great opportunity for a Physical Therapist Orthopedic Clinical Resident in San Francisco. Ideal location!  San Francisco is a vibrant and beautiful city with unique neighborhoods, each with their own flavor. It’s on the cutting edge of research and technology with a strong outdoor culture. If a vibrant, active urban lifestyle […]

What Do You Know About Physical Therapy?

PT (Physical Therapy) has shown great benefit on many fronts in returning people to optimal function, getting them out of pain, saving health care dollars, and even preventing injuries & re-injuries. Often people don’t know much about PT though, until they absolutely need it and are referred by another health care provider. This is mainly because PTs don’t do a […]

Run Clinic

Our Run Clinic with One Medical is happening for the first time January 21. Appointments start at 4pm. Do you want to increase your mileage, improve your speed, train for a marathon, or just make sure you’re on the right track? Give us a call at 415.593.2532. The Run Clinic lasts about 1 hour 20 minutes and provides a medical […]

1 in 3 Adults Over 65 Falls Each Year

“Each year, one in every three adults age 65 and older falls. Falls can cause moderate to severe injuries, such as hip fractures and head traumas, and can increase the risk of early death. Fortunately, falls are a public health problem that is largely preventable.” – CDC This is a frightening statistic, but one that we can impact positively. […]