Also known as: Muscle strains
Most muscle strains (pulled muscles) are caused by overstretching muscles. Strains may be minor or severe, such as a torn muscle or tendon.
Providence Orthopedic Institute offers professional treatment for adults and children in the following areas: joint reconstruction, revisions, foot and ankle injuries, hand and upper extremity surgery, fracture care, trauma and sports injuries.  We use a variety of assessment and treatment tools to establish an accurate diagnosis quickly and develop a plan of care that is tailored to the needs of each patient.

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    Dr. Brian Shaffer, supervisor of the Sleep Disorders Center at Providence St. Vincent discusses the causes of snoring and the potential implications. He also explains sleep apnea and cites the rates of chronic snoring in...

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