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Understanding Painful Heel and Coping with the Condition

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Get Painful Heel Treatment in Doncaster Heel pain can have a significant impact on one’s quality of life. We will try to explore the causes of painful heel, symptoms, diagnosis and various ways to cope with this condition. Amongst the many bones in the foot, the heel bone is the largest. It is prone to

Trochanteric Bursitis Treatment in Doncaster

Trochanteric Bursitis Treatment in Doncaster

Get Trochanteric Bursitis Treatment in Doncaster By Andrew Bruce What is Trochanteric Bursitis? Trochanteric Bursitis (TB) is also known as Greater Trochanteric Pain Syndrome (GTPS). It is characterised by inflammation of the bursa near the Greater Trochanter of the Femur (the bony prominence at the outer aspect of the hip) What is a bursa? A

Top 5 Conditions a Podiatric Surgeon Can Help With

Are you looking for a Podiatric Surgeon in Doncaster? Here are the top 5 conditions that we can help with. 

Top 5 Conditions a Podiatric Surgeon in Doncaster Can Help With by Mr Antony Wilkinson Are you looking for a Podiatric Surgeon in Doncaster? Here are the top 5 conditions that we can help with. 1. Hallux valgus (Bunion) What is it? A bunion is a joint deformity affecting the big toe joint. The big

What is Shoulder Osteoarthritis

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Shoulder Osteoarthritis Treatment in Doncaster In a healthy shoulder, the surfaces of the ball and socket are covered with cartilage, which allows the bones to move smoothly over each other and acts as a shock absorber. In osteoarthritis, this cartilage degenerates, becoming thin, rough and uneven. The fluid-filled space in the joint gets smaller and

The Long and Winding Road of Hand Surgery Training Pathway

Hand Surgery

From Exams to Excellence: Meet Mr Dan Morell, the Hand Surgeon The hand surgery training pathway is a long journey. There are lots of exams and time locked away in a room away from family and friends with your head in a book. There are lots of sacrifices, missed birthdays, weddings, and festive seasons (you

Rotator Cuff Support: The Essential Guide to Symptoms and Treatment Option

What is your Rotator Cuff and why is it a Painful Topic? Shoulder pain is very common and rotator cuff problems are a frequent source of that pain.  We often take our shoulder movements for granted but issues in the shoulder can be very debilitating. They often cause us problems with simple daily activities such

What is a Baker’s Cyst? – Treatment & Causes

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What is a Baker’s Cyst? A Baker’s cyst is also known as a popliteal cyst and is a collection of fluid at the back of the knee. A lump develops behind the knee. They are very common. Keep reading to find out about Baker’s Cyst treatment, as well as common causes. We offer specialist orthopaedic

An Orthopaedic Surgeon’s Sabbatical with a Difference!

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What did I do on my orthopaedic surgeon sabbatical? I’ve been a consultant orthopaedic surgeon in Doncaster since 2006; I’ve however been an officer in the Royal Army Medical Corps (RAMC) reserves since 1992. I’ve managed to balance work, home and military commitment fairly successfully throughout training and consultant practice. I’ve deployed on operations to

Painful Ankle Due to Ankle Arthritis – When to Seek Treatment

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There are several causes for a painful ankle. Keep reading to learn more about the cause of your symptoms and how you can get treatment for ankle arthritis in Doncaster. What can cause a painful ankle? Pain around the ankle is generated from the soft tissues around the ankle including the tendons, nerves and ligaments

Don’t be a Clot… Statistic – How to Prevent Blood Clots After Surgery

Complications following any Orthopaedic surgery can occur. Blood clots, more commonly known as deep vein thrombosis (DVT) can easily form in the limbs, especially the legs, following any surgery that results in reduced activity for a period of days. Keep reading to find out how to prevent blood clots after surgery and whether you might

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