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Resurgens Spine Center With 21 locations throughout metro Atlanta, Resurgens is Georgia’s leading orthopaedic medical clinic, specializing in foot and ankle care, general orthopaedics, joint care, sports medicine and spine care; the Spine Center offers surgical and non-surgical treatment options, … Continue reading

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Q:Can a lack of arch support impact more than just your feet?  A :Flat shoes with no cushioning or arch support fail to absorb the forces transmitted to the foot with each step—which may increase the forces through your joints leading … Continue reading

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Dr. Lawrence Bircoll from Resurgens Orthopaedics answers a reader’s question about running on hard surfaces. Q: I recently heard some friends talking about the dangers of running on hard surfaces. Is this really a risk? What should I do to protect … Continue reading

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This local organization believes that caring for others is a top priority. Wheelchairs, walkers and crutches are an incredible help to those who need them. But Embraced, a local nonprofit founded in 2008, knows that too often, people go without … Continue reading

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Dr. Anita Cone-Sullivan from Resurgens Spine Center answers a reader’s question about recovering from spinal surgery. Q: I am having spinal surgery and I’m worried about the recovery time. Are there any short cuts to getting back on my feet? … Continue reading

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Sami Khan, MD, from Resurgens Orthopaedics answers a reader’s question about shoulder injuries in young athletes. Q: My son is a pitcher for his high school’s baseball team, and he also plays on a summer travel and a fall team. … Continue reading

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Q: I can feel my knee stiffen and “creak” when I climb stairs sometimes. What causes this? Is there anything I can do to prevent this? A: Depending on your age, the “creaking” may be due to some mild wear … Continue reading

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