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New York Hand Doctors & Arthritis of the Hand

Published on June 18, 2019 by
New York Hand Doctors

The hand and wrist are made up of many small joints that all work together to create motion, including fine motor skills needed to handle small and large objects. If these complex joints are affected by arthritis, daily activities like

How to Combat Sports Injuries

Published on May 31, 2019 by
Combating Sports Injuries in 2019

Recreational sports play a large part in many people’s active lifestyle and it’s easy to see why — they provide a great outlet for people to compete against one another and are an excellent form of exercise. The social aspect

The Top 3 Ways to Prevent Shoulder Injury

Published on May 16, 2019 by
Prevent Shoulder Injury

Your shoulders can be one of the most frustrating joints. They can be very easy to injure and rehabilitating them correctly can be tricky. Unfortunately, once you injure your shoulder, you’re more likely to hurt it again in the future.

3 Easy Ways to Alleviate Hand Pain

Published on April 24, 2019 by
3 easy ways to alleviate hand pain

Everyone has experienced hand pain in their life at some point. Pain can stem from normal activities, like filling out tons of paperwork or from contorting your hand to tighten a bolt. This feeling can be incredibly frustrating, which is

Dr. Roy Davidovitch Joins OrthoManhattan!

Published on March 22, 2019 by
Roy Davidovitch

We’re delighted to announce that a new doctor is joining OrthoManhattan! We couldn’t be happier to introduce Dr. Roy Davidovitch. Dr. Davidovitch’s Education and Background Dr. Davidovitch received his subspecialty training in the field of Orthopaedic Trauma and Hip and

3 Easy Ways to Keep Your Joints Healthy

Published on March 13, 2019 by

Severe joint pain plagues over 15 million Americans, and that number is steadily rising. Joint pain is usually caused by arthritis, which is the leading cause of work disability in the United States. Half of those living with arthritis report

8 Tips to Prepare for Surgery – 24 Hours Before the Procedure

Published on February 27, 2019 by

The night before surgery can be stressful. We’re here to make this process easier and as pain-free as possible – and that starts with preparation. Here are 8 tips to set yourself up to have a positive experience. The Night

Preparing for Surgery – What to Bring to Your Pre-Op Appointment

Published on February 22, 2019 by

Once you and your Doctor decide that surgery is the next step in your journey, you’ll work together to set expectations and create a post-op treatment plan to optimize your results. Understanding the process and your role in it will

Ankle Injuries 101 – Prevent Re-injuring Your Ankle

Published on February 1, 2019 by
Ankle Injuries 101

Regardless of lifestyle, nearly everyone has dealt with some form of ankle injury. Most commonly, ankle injuries occur in the form of a strain or sprain, both of which are relatively mild in severity but may still require up to

Why Rest Is Just as Important as Exercise

Published on January 18, 2019 by

There is no question that leading an active lifestyle is important for your overall health. That being said, there are times you can absolutely push yourself too hard and do more harm than good. Whether you’re a casual runner or