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What is frozen shoulder and how to treat it

Frozen shoulder is a condition that leads to pain and stiffness of the shoulder. The pain from a frozen shoulder can be severe and is often worse at night. The stiffness can affect the ability to carry out normal everyday activities such as dressing, bathing or driving.

 
What Causes a Frozen Shoulder?
The shoulder capsule surrounds the […]

By |September 3rd, 2019|Conditions, Hot Topics|Comments Off on What is frozen shoulder and how to treat it

The power of peer recommendations

In a world where value-based consumerism rules and people want to confirm their decisions through reading reviews, peer recommendations can be an incredibly powerful tool. Peer Recommendations allow you to display an endorsement from your professional colleagues, helping to highlight your medical expertise.

Why patients love peer recommendations
A 2019 Harvard Business Review report found that fewer […]

By |August 16th, 2019|Top Articles, For Clinicians|Comments Off on The power of peer recommendations

Everything You Need to Know About Shoulder Pain

Written by Mr Nashat Siddiqui for Doctify
Orthopaedic Surgeon, Mr Nashat Siddiqui’s guide to shoulder pain and injuries.
What is the most common cause of shoulder pain?
Unlike the hip joint, the shoulder is made up of more than one ‘joint’, and therefore there are many areas that can cause pain.

 

 

The tendons that attach around the joint form […]

By |May 24th, 2018|Conditions|Comments Off on Everything You Need to Know About Shoulder Pain

Our Guide to Computer Navigated Hip and Knee Replacement

Written by Mr Reza Jenabzadeh for Doctify
Orthopaedic Surgeon Mr Reza Jenabzadeh provides us with a complete guide of to what to expect from computer navigated hip and knee replacement.
What is computer navigated joint replacement?

The concept of computer navigation in surgery is well established. It is used more frequently by neurosurgeons performing intricate brain surgery. This technology […]

By |May 14th, 2018|Hot Topics|Comments Off on Our Guide to Computer Navigated Hip and Knee Replacement

HIIT Classes: The Benefits and Hidden Dangers

Written by Mr Amit Amin for Doctify
Barrecore, Barry’s Boot Camp, Soul Cycle, Frame – the list of trendy exercise classes on offer in London these days is seemingly endless. Among this myriad of Instagrammable fitness fads is HIIT. Not for the faint of heart, this hardcore class has attracted devotees in their droves. But are there […]

By |May 2nd, 2018|Wellbeing & Fitness, Top Articles|Comments Off on HIIT Classes: The Benefits and Hidden Dangers

Can Young People Suffer from Arthritis?

Written by Mr Fahad Attar for Doctify
Arthritis is a condition that is often associated with age, however this is not always the case. Arthritis can also affect younger people, especially if they have sustained an injury.

Here to tell us more is Orthopaedic Surgeon, Mr Fahad Attar.
What is arthritis?

Arthritis is a common condition and it means […]

By |February 20th, 2018|Conditions|Comments Off on Can Young People Suffer from Arthritis?

Foot Facts: How Toe Deformities can be Recognised and Treated

Written by Mr Neal Jacobs for Doctify
They may be some of the smallest appendages we have but that doesn’t mean they can’t affect our wellbeing. Toe deformities like bunions or hammer toes can be debilitating, which is why orthopaedic surgeon Mr Neal Jacobs urges anyone suffering to take action.

Find out more about what causes them and […]

By |January 17th, 2018|Conditions|Comments Off on Foot Facts: How Toe Deformities can be Recognised and Treated

Sports and Exercise: How to Recognise and Treat an ACL Injury

Written by Mr Jonathan Bird for Doctify
Its a brand new year and for many January means eschewing bad habits and taking up better ones. This may mean increasing exercise and taking up new sports – both of which are a good thing. However, when taking up a physical activity, its helpful to be aware of […]

By |January 9th, 2018|Wellbeing & Fitness|Comments Off on Sports and Exercise: How to Recognise and Treat an ACL Injury

How to Speed up Recovery After a Hip Replacement

Written by Mr Simon Bridle for Doctify
Of all the different orthopaedic procedures, hip replacements are one of the most common. Although the demographic most likely to undergo this surgery is older, anyone can break their hip and require a hip replacement.

Total hip replacement is one of the most successful surgical interventions we have, relieving pain […]

By |August 21st, 2017|Conditions|Comments Off on How to Speed up Recovery After a Hip Replacement

A 5 Step Guide to Recovering from Knee Replacement Surgery

Written by Mr Kirti Moholkar for Doctify
The need for a knee replacement can be brought on by a number of conditions. Rheumatoid arthritis, gout and injury are just a few of common reasons for the surgery.

Recovery can vary on a case to case basis but the sooner you’re able to get up and about, the […]

By |July 17th, 2017|Conditions|Comments Off on A 5 Step Guide to Recovering from Knee Replacement Surgery