Many of you have heard the word, but what is it really and how does it ruin so many weekends and workouts for people. So the name itself is inflammation of the tendon from a failed healing response. OK what’s a tendon. If you remember from grammar school it is the area that attaches the muscle to the bone. So common places for this are basically any part of your body that moves. I volunteer at a runner’s clinic after the Boston Marathon where...
D Sean Rockett, M.D., is an orthopedic surgeon and senior partner of Orthopedics New England with offices in Natick, Newton and Hopkinton, MA. Dr. Rockett is a CrossFit Level 2 Trainer and co-owner of CrossFit Launchpad. He also enjoys being the head orthopedic surgeon of the CrossFit Games Medical team.
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