Skip to main content
(212) 628-8771 Contact Us
Do You Have Athletic Pubalgia? New York, NY

Do You Have Athletic Pubalgia?

men with muscle pain during running

One of the most commonly misdiagnosed groin injuries is athletic pubalgia. This condition is often referred to as a sports hernia, but it is very different than other hernias in the groin area. If you have groin pain and seek diagnosis and treatment, many doctors may not recognize the signs of athletic pubalgia or know… Read More

How Can You Prevent a Lumbar Hernia?

men with hip pain

A lumbar hernia, or a flank hernia, occurs when tissue or an organ protrudes through a weakened area in the lower back muscles. It can cause significant pain, discomfort and a complication risk if left untreated. While there are many potential causes of a lumbar hernia, there are also steps you can take to help… Read More

How to Manage Your Hernia Symptoms with Lifestyle Changes

A hernia is a painful medical condition that is typically not life threatening, but does require immediate medical attention. While routine surgical intervention is commonly performed to treat this condition, there are a few things you can do on your own to feel better. Here are three lifestyle changes you can make to help you… Read More

Treatment Options for Nerve Compression Syndrome

Pesson suffering from spinal pine.

Repetitive motions and injuries can lead to painful pinched nerves in various areas of your body. This nerve compression syndrome can be temporary or permanent and requires an accurate diagnosis to help discover the best course of treatment. Here are three of the best treatment options available for nerve compression syndrome. Lifestyle Changes Making certain… Read More

Four Athletic Pursuits that are Hindered by Groin Pain

Rugby players during the game.

If you are a keen athlete, any pain or injury can result in reduced performance. You may choose to work through minor injuries. However, certain conditions are debilitating and may put you out of action. One such area of concern is the groin. The groin covers a large area between the upper thighs and lower… Read More

Why Are You Experiencing Pelvic Pain?

woman hugging her aching stomach

A person is said to have pelvic pain if they are suffering discomfort in the region below their belly button and above their thighs. Several diseases and disorders can result in pelvic pain, while chronic pelvic pain could be due to multiple health problems. Discomfort in the pelvic area may indicate problems in the gastrointestinal,… Read More

Did Groin Pain End Your Pickleball Fun?

A male runner stopped by a sudden pain in a groin area.

If you are a “pickler,” you are one of the nearly 5 million pickleball players in the United States. Pickleball, which is often described as a combination of tennis, badminton and Ping-Pong, has been named the fastest-growing sport in America. It represents a fun, low-key activity that likely began its debut as a pandemic pastime.… Read More

Preventing Complications Following Hernia Surgery

Cheerful young man at doctor's appointment.

There is no other way to complete hernia repair than through surgery. With the latest cutting-edge advancements, hernia surgery and recovery are quicker than ever before. However, to get yourself feeling your best, and prevent further hernias from forming, there are steps you can take to prevent complications following hernia surgery. Follow Your Surgical Team’s… Read More

Why is an Occult (Hidden) Hernia Difficult to Diagnose?

Medical Appointment

Inguinal hernias are protrusions of the intestine, fat or another organ (commonly the stomach, ovaries or bladder) through weakened abdominal wall tissue. Straining or being overweight can increase intra-abdominal pressure and the risk of a hernia. Inguinal hernias are common in men and are easy to diagnose with a simple exam. On the other hand,… Read More

Poor Performance Techniques and Groin Pain in Athletes

soccer player

If you perform in a sport, injuries are expected at some point. With that said, repeat issues with the same limb or area are cause for concern. You may have suffered damage to a nerve, ligament, tendon, muscle or joint. Seeking diagnosis early can help you find the right treatment and recover faster. Groin pain… Read More

We are committed to providing quality healthcare to families
located in the New York area and treat patients of all ages.

schedule a consultation