Check out Dr. Pearl and Dr. Jay Spector as they discuss running injuries such as shin splints and proper running techniques. Dr. Spector uses video analysis in his sports medicine practice located in Atlanta, GA. https://youtu.be/cJvq49bKZfE
Functional Foot Medicine has become a thought process championed by biomechanics experts and quickly being integrated into practices of astute doctors. The concept of connectivity with the foot and body is nothing new. Everyone has heard the song with the phrase the foot bone’s connected to the leg bone… The new dialogue concerns integrating motor […]
Due to the Covid19 crisis, telemedicine is now out of the box and is not going to disappear. Here is what you need to know about telemedicine: Medicare universally covers visits for existing patients. Most private insurance carriers are covering telemedicine visits during this critical time. This can easily be checked by contacting your insurance […]
Hamstring injuries take a notoriously long time to heal sometimes as long as 3- 6 months. This is a video of Dr. Pearl receiving an EPAT treatment for his hamstring injury suffered while playing soccer. Stay tuned for an update!
Although most cases of plantar fasciitis and Achilles tendonitis are able to be cured conservatively require advanced treatments. In the past with chronic and acute foot and ankle pain, the lithotripter, a special machine that generates shockwaves, was used. However due to more convenience, EPAT is currently used to treat these conditions as an alternative. A podiatrist directs low frequency […]