Orthopedist in NYC – Blogs

Anyone who has ever had a frozen shoulder before can tell you that it is a very uncomfortable and frustrating injury to manage. If you are looking for an orthopedist that will help you with your frozen shoulder problems, New York Sports Medicine Institute is...

Overview If you need to undergo ACL surgery, we know how vital the healing process will be to you. Ultimately, your goal is to get yourself back into form and at an optimal physical performance. New York Sports Medicine Institute is here to share with you...

If you’ve recently begun to experience pain, followed by difficulty moving one of your joints, you could be dealing with the condition known as osteochondritis dissecans. Since this condition is commonly found in athletes, our team at New York Sports Medicine Institute is well versed in diagnosing and treating osteochondritis dissecans. Dr. Neil S. Roth M.D., our orthopedist, can help get the impacted joint back to full health. For more information about this condition and what can be done for treatment, please visit our website or consult with our staff. 

Are you an athlete who has begun struggling with athletic performance due to shoulder problems? Have you recently suffered a fall that resulted in your shoulder now looking deformed or out of place? If you or a loved one fits these qualifications, a shoulder dislocation may have occurred. While your recovery time from this injury will vary depending on the severity of your dislocation and the symptoms you’re displaying, Dr. Neil S. Roth M.D. and the rest of our team at New York Sports Medicine Institute will be able to provide quality orthopedic care. We’ll assist you through every step of your recovery, and hopefully, give you the best chance of getting back to full strength after this injury.

As an athlete, the health of your joints directly correlates to your athletic output. When joints such as your elbow are overused, they become susceptible to injury. One of the most common elbow injuries an athlete can face is known as golfer’s elbow. If you’re...

As an athlete, repetitive motions are an essential aspect of success in a variety of different sports (we see you, pitchers). Through both practices and games, you can perform the same motion thousands of times to obtain that sought after muscle memory. But, have you...

Due to the anatomy of the shoulder joint and its complexity, there is an array of issues that can affect this joint at any given time. Shoulder instability is one of these issues and is a condition that requires prompt treatment to avoid any future...

It seems as each MLB season passes, more and more pitchers suffer from elbow-related injuries. Tears and sprains to the ligaments in their elbows can lead to weeks and months of grueling rehabilitation and put a hold on your favorite team’s postseason hopes. However, professional...

Shoulder injuries can derail a once-promising season and even destroy an entire career. At the New York Sports Medicine Institute, we have a proven track record of giving our patients the best care available. Dr. Neil Roth, our orthopedic surgeon in Manhattan, can perform the...