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Slipped Disk - Consider Non-Surgical Treatment Options

April 4, 2017

Herniated, ruptured or slipped disk is one of the most common causes of back pain. A herniated disk occurs when the outer portion of a spinal disk breaks down and the inner portion leaks out. With age, the water content in the disk decreases, making it less flexible and more prone to rupture. Loss of...  read more

Most Common Shoulder Injuries Explained

March 30, 2017

Shoulder injuries most commonly occur during sports activities, work-related tasks, projects around the home, falls or motor vehicle accidents. Shoulder pain may be acute or chronic, depending on the structures involved. If untreated, these injuries can lead to severe loss of shoulder function and mobility. While an acute injury may occur from a fall on...  read more

ACL Tears - Symptoms, Diagnosis and Treatment

March 29, 2017

One of the four major knee ligaments, the ACL or anterior cruciate ligament is critical to knee stability. A tear in the ACL ligament can be painful and immobilize you. If you have symptoms such as tenderness, pain, swelling or feel a sudden "pop" in your knee, call Comprehensive Healthcare Group (CHG). Our Orthopedic team...  read more

What is Spinal Subluxation and How Does Chiropractic Treatment Help?

January 17, 2017

Chiropractic care involves a special focus on spinal manipulation and treatment of surrounding structures. Chiropractors while providing chiropractic services will focus on investigating the level of your spinal health. They will check for areas of spinal misalignments and joint restrictions called spinal subluxations. The International Chiropractors Association defines ‘spinal subluxation’ or ‘vertebral subluxation’ as “the...  read more

Musculoskeletal Pain - Causes, Symptoms and Treatment Options

January 11, 2017

Musculoskeletal pain can be caused by musculoskeletal disorders or a fall, slip or something as simple as lifting or pushing. Work injuries, repetitive actions or overstress to the joints, muscles, ligaments, tendons, nerves or bones when performing routine activities, could cause musculoskeletal pain. Jerking movements, sprains, fracture, dislocations, direct muscle blow and sprains could all...  read more

How Sprains and Strains are Treated

December 27, 2016

Sprains and strains are among the most common injuries for those seeking physical therapy treatment on Long Island. It is commonly seen during summer from sports injuries and in winter from slip and falls. These injuries can also result from motor vehicle accidents, work related injuries etc. Sprains are different from strains. A sprain occurs...  read more

How Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Makes a Big Difference in People's Lives

December 23, 2016

The Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (PM&R) services at Comprehensive Healthcare Group (CHG) aim to restore mobility to those who are immobilized following an injury or disease. The Physiatrists or PM&R Physicians at our Oceanside and Valley Stream offices on Long Island, NY will evaluate your injuries and prescribe the appropriate treatment plan. Understanding Physical Medicine...  read more

Slipped Discs

July 21, 2015

“Why do I have pain in my neck and back?” or “Why do I have pain in my arms or legs that seems to be related to movement in my neck or back?”   People from Oceanside and Valley Stream and many other towns all over the US have the same question. A gardener in...  read more


June 19, 2015

It is estimated that approximately 3 million whiplash injuries occur in the US each year. The definition of whiplash - a neck (cervical) injury due to forceful, rapid back-and-forth movement of the neck – is likened to the cracking of a whip. The specialists at Comprehensive Healthcare Group at their locations in Oceanside and Valley...  read more

From the Physical Medicine Specialist - WHY DOES MY SHOULDER HURT?

June 17, 2014

Why Does My Shoulder Hurt?  And What Can Be Done About It?   You wake up in the morning and get out of bed.  You do your big morning yawn and stretch and OW! Why does my shoulder hurt?  Did you sleep wrong on it? Was it last night’s basketball game with the guys?  Are...  read more