Shin Splints

Watch Dr Pearl discuss shin splints with a patient.   When you have shin splints you throb and ache after your daily run or just sprinting to catch the bus. The cause is stress on your shinbone and the connective tissues that attach muscles to your bones. They get inflamed and painful. This common problem […]

Vionic autumn winter footwear

Please join us on Thursday October 18 from 3:45 pm to 6:00 pm to see the Vionic Autumn winter collection of supportive & stylish footwear. You will be able to meet Vionic’s regional representative who will help guide you to the best fit and style. There will be food and drinks and even more; there […]

Foot Orthotics for Runners

orthotic pic for blog & running orthotic segment

Runners  and patients in general have the most problems with either an arch that is too high and rigid or an arch that is too flexible and flat. In the rigid high arch foot the ground reactive forces are not handled well. They are generally but not always supinators in their walking and running gait. […]

Dr. Pearl to Present Sports Injuries & Regenerative Medicine Wed June 28

regen

Dr. Pearl to Present Sports Injuries & Regenerative Medicine Wed June 28 at Potomac River Running at Ballston Potomac River Running. It will be an opportunity to ask about your own lower extremity sports injuries as well as understand the fact and fiction surrounding regenerative medicine and various stem cell therapuies”.

Grassroots Collaboration with Dr. Pearl and SUNY New Paltz Cross Country Camp

arlington cross country camp

Dr. Pearl will be taking  time to spend with emerging collegiate runners at a cross country camp at SUNY New Paltz. The camp is designed to prepare the high school athletes for the rigors of college cross country, but from looking at the photos there will be plenty of fun too. As a walk on […]

“New treatments for Old injuries” – Run Seminar Event With Dr. Ben Pearl

Potomac River Running Store Logo

On Monday, June 12 6:30PM Dr. Ben Pearl with local Triathlon group Team Z, at the Potomac River Running store In Arlington will discus “New treatments for Old injuries: how do you know when it’s time to visit a health professional and what you can do to help prevent injuries.” Dr. Pearl has lectured at The […]