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2014-03-14 20:21:35

Podiatrists at Beverly Hills Physicians provide Southern California runners with necessary treatment for Achilles tendon rupture and other foot ailments. LOS ANGELES, March 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Last weekend, thousands of runners around the globe enjoyed a warm, beautiful Sunday by taking part in the L.A. Marathon. Successfully finishing a marathon is a fantastic achievement that requires a great deal of training - and the sort of first rate medical treatment found at Beverly...

2014-01-14 16:25:24

Prepare for sandal season early with a cosmetic podiatry procedure from the expert surgeons of the renowned Beverly Hills Physicians LOS ANGELES, Jan. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Open toed shoe fashions will always be in vogue, especially in temperate Southern California. This, unfortunately, means that women will often feel self-conscious about the appearance of their feet. Offering more than Achilles tendon rupture and surgeries like that, a skilled podiatrist at Beverly Hills...

2013-08-15 23:29:26

According to sports medicine specialist Dr. Victor Khabie, while you might tear your Achilles tendon while walking or stepping in a hole, an Achilles tendon rupture is an injury that is most common in explosive sports that involve lots of running and jumping and especially sudden starts, stops and changes of direction at speed. Carmel, NY (PRWEB) August 15, 2013 Millions of basketball fans watching the Los Angeles Lakers play the Golden State Warriors at the end of the 2013 regular season...

2013-04-24 16:10:28

Male athletes are the group most likely to tear their Achilles tendon, according to a new study published in the April 2013 issue of Foot & Ankle International (FAI), A SAGE journal. The activity most likely to cause the injury was basketball, and NBA players such as Kobe Bryant have been in the news lately for this exact injury. Drs. Steven Raikin, David Garras and Philip Krapchev reviewed 406 records from patients at one clinic diagnosed with Achilles tendon injuries from August 2000...


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