Dr. Pearl, a leading sports podiatry expert based out of Arlington, VA was recently featured in Podiatry Management Magazine writing about “Amnion Injections: Evaluating a Brave New World of Regnerative Sports Medicine“. To Check Out the Full Article Click Here
Here’s an example of an immediate effect of EPAT on tendon healing with a fibrous defect in the Achilles’ tendon that reduced in size immediately after treatment.
I’m in week four of my hamstring rehab after a small injury that occurred while playing soccer. Going to physical therapy has been pivotal in my recovery. When a tear in the hamstring occurs, the body lays down scar tissue made of collagen. The problem with the scar tissue is that it is not striated […]
This week Lilly King laid down the gauntlet with her finger wag while in the green room calling out her Russian competitor Yuia Efimova, that is suspected of doping. Inexplicably, the IOC reinstated Efimova for the Rio Olympics. King made a statement swim last night edging out and taking gold in the 100 m breaststroke. […]
Making the Olympics is all about timing and sometimes a little luck. 1500 meter runner Sarah Brown had the third fastest time in the US in 2015 which would’ve placed her on the team if the Olympics were held last year. This past year she had an unexpected great surprise delivering her newborn Abigail. She also […]
Hamstring injuries take a notoriously long time to heal sometimes as long as 3- 6 months. This is a video of Dr. Pearl receiving an EPAT treatment for his hamstring injury suffered while playing soccer. Stay tuned for an update!
Making the decision to use new technology for your medical condition such as laser all depends on your age, genetics, and medical condition. Sometimes a treatment won’t work if you do not meet their biological qualifications. Experiences can vary greatly with patients, and the personal experience of one patient will not always translate to your […]
The third contest winner for inspirational Olympic moment was won by Phil in Arlington for describing Kerri Strug’s vault on an injured ankle. Kerri Strug competed with an injury to her ankle ligaments at the 1992 Barcelona games. In dramatic fashion she was able to complete her final vault by sticking her landing in traumatic […]
Many athletes are too pressed to return to the field or track after injury. Recently, Buffalo Bills star wide receiver Sammy Watkins had a screw placed in his foot after suffering in off-season fracture. Instead of placing emphasis on what he’s going to be missing in the short-term like we have seen before with RG111 […]