Blog https://coastalorthopedics.com Fri, 13 Sep 2019 12:47:07 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=5.1.1 https://coastalorthopedics.com/wp-content/uploads/cropped-C-Only.512x512-3-32x32.png Blog https://coastalorthopedics.com 32 32 Coastal Orthopedics’ joint specialist obtains board certification https://coastalorthopedics.com/coastal-orthopedics-joint-specialist-obtains-board-certification/ Mon, 09 Sep 2019 20:50:03 +0000 https://coastalorthopedics.com/?p=7287 Dr. John Harkess, a total joint specialist with Coastal Orthopedics, recently earned board certification in orthopedics from the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery. Founded in 1934 as a private, voluntary,… read more →

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The Top 5 Signs of Sciatica and How You Can Minimize Pain https://coastalorthopedics.com/the-top-5-signs-of-sciatica-and-how-you-can-minimize-pain/ Mon, 02 Sep 2019 13:00:39 +0000 https://coastalorthopedics.com/?p=7231 When this nerve gets pinched or compressed, there are certain tell-tale signs your body will demonstrate indicating you have sciatica. THE TOP 5 SIGNS OF SCIATICA Pain that extends from… read more →

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Coastal Orthopedics donates computers to Boys and Girls Clubs of Manatee County https://coastalorthopedics.com/coastal-orthopedics-donates-computers-to-boys-and-girls-clubs-of-manatee-county/ Tue, 27 Aug 2019 21:10:28 +0000 https://coastalorthopedics.com/?p=7252 The full-service practice Coastal Orthopedics recently donated 16 Dell Precision M4500 laptops and corresponding equipment to the Boys & Girls Clubs of Manatee County, an afterschool and summer program that… read more →

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An In-Depth Look at the Shoulder and Elbow https://coastalorthopedics.com/an-in-depth-look-at-the-shoulder-and-elbow/ Mon, 19 Aug 2019 18:51:45 +0000 https://coastalorthopedics.com/?p=7206 The ball-and-socket joint of the shoulder and hinge joint of the elbow give us the ability to reach overhead, bend, flex, and rotate our arms to perform a myriad of… read more →

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Coastal Orthopedics’ physical therapy assistant helps strengthen Bradenton resident to golden form https://coastalorthopedics.com/coastal-orthopedics-physical-therapy-assistant-helps-strengthen-bradenton-resident-to-golden-form/ Mon, 12 Aug 2019 20:02:10 +0000 https://coastalorthopedics.com/?p=7209 Fran Stock pushed her initial skepticism aside. Just four months after completing her first physical therapy session, she has recaptured her golf swing — one that now has a gold medal-winning… read more →

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What to Do When the Pain from an Old Rotator Cuff Injury Won’t Go Away https://coastalorthopedics.com/what-to-do-when-the-pain-from-an-old-rotator-cuff-injury-wont-go-away/ Mon, 05 Aug 2019 11:19:45 +0000 https://coastalorthopedics.com/?p=7194 Rotator cuff injuries are a common cause of shoulder pain among adults in the United States. Due to a sudden acute injury or degeneration, rotator cuff tears can be painful… read more →

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Coastal Orthopedics Recognized with Choice Awards https://coastalorthopedics.com/coastal-orthopedics-recognized-with-choice-awards/ Mon, 29 Jul 2019 21:08:06 +0000 https://coastalorthopedics.com/?p=7186 For the sixth consecutive year, Coastal Orthopedics has been voted the top provider in a number of categories in the 2019 People’s Choice Awards from the Bradenton Herald. The team… read more →

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Slightly More Women Than Men Seek Help from Orthopedic Doctors https://coastalorthopedics.com/slightly-more-women-than-men-seek-help-from-orthopedic-doctors/ Tue, 23 Jul 2019 17:37:35 +0000 https://coastalorthopedics.com/?p=7169 Aching joints, osteoarthritis, and other musculoskeletal problems affect most of us as we get older, but women over the age of 50 are afflicted with these conditions more than men.… read more →

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Ten Benefits of Dance https://coastalorthopedics.com/ten-benefits-of-dance/ Mon, 15 Jul 2019 16:46:34 +0000 https://coastalorthopedics.com/?p=7160 It has been said that it is in our nature to dance. We start as infants, wiggling and clapping our hands to the beat of a song, then move onto… read more →

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Knee Pain Is the Number One Reason Why People See Orthopedic Specialists https://coastalorthopedics.com/knee-pain-number-one-why-reason-people-see-orthopedic-specialists/ Mon, 08 Jul 2019 17:07:47 +0000 https://coastalorthopedics.com/?p=7144 The largest joint in the body and vital for movement, the knee endures a great deal of stress from sporting activities like running, jumping, and cycling, as well as from… read more →

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