Orthopedist in NYC – Blogs

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...

In need of an expert sports medicine doctor in NYC, our team at the New York Sports Medicine Institute can help you! Those watching at home and in attendance for the Sunday, December 1st matchup between the New York Giants and Green Bay Packers were...

To understand hip impingement, patients first need to understand the anatomy of the hip. The hip itself is a joint where the pelvis meets the thigh bone, also known as the ball-and-socket joint. The top part of the thigh bone resembles a ball and it...

Are you experiencing a tingling sensation in your thumbs, index, and middle fingers that have progressively gotten worse? Is there a feeling of discomfort in your wrist and palm that isn’t subsiding? If so, these can be the telltale signs of carpal tunnel syndrome.  Luckily,...

Knee arthroscopy surgery has become an increasingly common surgical procedure due to the efficiency of this treatment. During this procedure, a surgeon will investigate as well as correct any issues within your knee by using the assistance of an arthroscope. An arthroscope is a small...

If you were watching the Kansas City Chiefs and Denver Broncos on Thursday Night Football on October 17th, then you witnessed the unfortunate fate of the Chiefs’ superstar Quarterback, Patrick Mahomes. With ten minutes left in the game, Mahomes attempted a Quarterback sneak, a strategy...