Causes of Plantar Fasciitis

The Gait Cycle and Plantar Fascia Understanding the mechanics of the foot can help explain the development of the causes of plantar fasciitis. Connecting the hindfoot and the forefoot, the plantar fascia undergoes tension during […]


What is Plantar Fasciitis?

Plantar Fasciitis The plantar fasciitis is an overuse injury involving the plantar fascia. A tough, fibrous band of tissue that supports the longitudinal arch of the foot.  Also known as jogger’s heel, tennis heel, or […]

What is a Spinal Fusion

What is Spinal Fusion?

Lumbar spinal fusion is a surgical procedure that involves fixing two vertebrae together to stabilize the spine and relieve pain. Background on Spinal Fusion Surgery Treatment by spinal fusion is based on the concept that […]