Hamstring Strains in Runners

Runners, particularly sprinters, frequently suffer hamstring strains. Those who live on Long Island are fortunate to have the accomplished physiatrists of Long Island Spine Rehabilitation Medicine available to offer a number of effective, non-surgical treatments for this problem. We are medical doctors whose specialty is alleviating pain and restoring function. The sooner you contact us,…

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Treatment for Chronic High Hamstring Tendinopathy

What is chronic high hamstring tendinopathy and how is it treated? The hamstring muscles are the three large muscles in the back of the thigh, the biceps femoris, the semitendinosus and the semimembranosus. Strains or tears in these muscles are common, especially for athletes. In fact, while especially prevalent in football, hamstring injuries account for…

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