Are Your Kicks Really Killing Your Legs?

Researchers found in a recent study that running style isn’t altered regardless of how much cushioning is in a runner's sneakers.

How Sports Without An Audience Affected Men vs. Women

New Study May Affect ACL Recovery Guidelines

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Matthew Russo, MD

Orthopedic Surgeon

  • Doctorpedia Founding Medical Partner
  • Board Certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Orthopedic specialist in primary and complex revision total joint replacement surgery
  • One of the only surgeons to utilize PULSE – a smartphone app that patients can use to connect with doctors and staff during recovery with exercises and tips



Aerobic Exercise May Help Combat Dementia

A study published in Brain Plasticity shows that aerobic exercise may increase brain function in people who are at risk of developing Alzheimer’s disease.


Wearables and Exercise: New Apps and Gadgets to Help You Get Fit

There are many new technological gadgets and applications out there to help you attain your fitness goals.


When to Replace Your Sneakers: Why You Can’t Wear the Same Pair of Running Shoes Forever

You may not want to get rid of your running shoes but if you've worn them for more than 400 miles or are experiencing pain, it's time.


Concussion Trajectories: Ways A Concussion Can Affect You

Let's go over the various types of concussion trajectories and their symptoms and treatments. Remember to seek medical help for any type of concussion.

Laser Therapy and Sports Injuries

A new therapeutic approach to treating sports injuries has emerged: a technique called Low-Level Laser Therapy (LLLT). What is it?

We Can Rebuild: Technology and Rehabilitation

Robotics is revolutionizing the way people recover from serious injuries and can help in rehabilitation.

CBD and Exercise Injuries: The Facts

CBD, the non-psychoactive compound in the Cannabis sativa plant, is being used recovery from exercise and injuries but what are the facts?



How Can The 2020 NFL Season Happen Safely?

With the COVID-19 pandemic, many things have been shut down - including sports. Many are asking: how can the 2020 NFL season happen safely?


Pro Soccer Players and Dementia: Is There A Concern?

A study showed a connection between professional soccer players and diseases like Parkinson's and Alzheimer's.


Higher Rates of Atrial Fibrillation in Former NFL Players

According to research by the American Heart Association, former NFL players are 6 times more likely to have atrial fibrillation (AFib) than other men.


Are Performance-Enhancing Drugs Dangerous for Teenagers?

Are performance-enhancing drugs dangerous for teenagers? PEDs do greatly enhance athletic performance, but their use comes at a cost.

Football and Concussions: The Facts

Concussions are a big issue in football. What are some ways to avoid getting hurt?

Nutrition Tips for Young Athletes

There are various nutrition tips for young athletes including drinking water or milk and finding good and healthy sources of protein and carbs.

Pro Soccer Players and Dementia: Is There A Concern?

A study showed a connection between professional soccer players and diseases like Parkinson's and Alzheimer's.

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