Total Ortho Blogs

When Should I Go (or NOT Go) to Total Ortho Express?

The specialized care patients receive at Total Ortho Express in Massapequa and Deer Park allows them to have their orthopedic injuries diagnosed and treated the day of their injury without having to wait for a scheduled appointment or without having to spend hours...

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Treatment of Minor Fractures at Total Ortho Express

Total Ortho Express in Massapequa and Deer Park is a fast, easy, and convenient option for patients with orthopedic injuries. While most patients know that minor injuries like strains and sprains can be effectively treated at orthopedic urgent cares, it is relatively...

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Can Sports Injuries Be Seen at Total Ortho Express?

Patients who sustain orthopedic injuries during sports or physical activities should not have to wait in long emergency room lines. At Total Ortho Express in Massapequa and Deer Park, our Orthopedic and Sports Medicine specialists are here 7 days a week as well as...

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How is Total Ortho Express Different?

Unlike the ER and general urgent care, the Total Ortho Express team is specialized in orthopedic and sports injuries. This means you will be seen by an experienced orthopedic specialist.

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When Does A Sprain Require Medical Treatment?

While most people have suffered an ankle sprain at some point, these injuries can commonly occur in the knees, shoulders, back, neck or elbow. What many people do not know though is that sprains can have varying degrees of severity.

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Why Does My Shoulder Hurt After Bench Pressing?

Many patients often cite pain in the shoulder while bench pressing or overhead exercises, as well as a feeling of the shoulder “clicking”, “catching”, or “locking”. The cause of this is most often an injury to the AC (acromioclavicular) joint of the shoulder.

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Why Ignoring Your Joint Injury May Make It Worse

Many of us do not have the time in the day to make an appointment with a physician and then wait for an appointment to treat that nagging injury. Instead, you may think that pain in your knee will just disappear with time. Or you may be “walking off” that hip problem you seem to have developed will help.

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The Total Ortho Express Advantage

So, you’ve hurt your knee, your hip, your shoulder, your back, your elbow, etc. Now what? Below you can explore the steps you will have to go through in the Emergency Room, a General Urgent Care or at Total Ortho Express.

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