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Helping Your Young Athlete Avoid an Injury

You know how life gets when your child plays sports with practice after practice. With so much going on, it’s easy for your child to get hurt. Keep reading to learn how to help your child avoid injury while they’re enjoying playing sports.
May 1st, 2023

Signs Your Shoes Are Threatening Your Knee Health

Your knees take a lot of stress daily, especially when your shoes aren’t up to par. Ill-fitting shoes are one of the major culprits behind poor knee health. Keep reading to discover what signs signal your shoes are causing knee troubles.
Apr 1st, 2023

When to Consider Stem Cell Therapy For Your Sports Injury

Sports injuries keep you on the sidelines when you only want to enjoy the activity. You may benefit from stem cell therapy if your sports injury is persistent. Keep reading to discover when to consider stem cell therapy for a sports injury.
Feb 1st, 2023

5 Common Injuries That Cause Chronic Knee Pain

A knee injury is a real bummer, especially when the pain lingers. Early treatment for knee injuries is essential in preventing long-term pain. Keep reading to discover the five most common injuries that often cause chronic knee problems.
Jan 24th, 2023

4 Lifestyle Habits for Minimizing Shoulder Pain

Shoulder pain can throw a wrench in your day, especially when it hangs around for a while. Your pain could be from bad habits you don’t know you’re doing. Keep reading to discover lifestyle changes that can keep your shoulder pain at bay.
Dec 1st, 2022

Is Inflammation Fueling Your Hip Pain?

Hip pain significantly impacts your life, especially when you’re active. There are various causes of hip pain, including inflammation. Keep reading to learn if inflammation is the culprit behind your hip discomfort.
Nov 1st, 2022

5 Benefits of Arthroscopy

If you have unrelenting knee or shoulder pain, an arthroscopy is a procedure that helps diagnose the problem. This surgical procedure also offers many benefits over other invasive techniques. Keep reading to learn how an arthroscopy can benefit you.
Oct 1st, 2022

When Should I Use Walk-In Clinic Injury Services?

When you hurt yourself, the emergency room is your only option, right? The truth is, a walk-in clinic is a better choice for minor injuries like sprains or dislocations. Keep reading to learn what other injuries we treat at our walk-in clinic.
Sep 1st, 2022

Understanding the Recovery Process After a Knee Replacement

If you need a knee replacement, your pain is so bad it interferes with your life. Understanding the recovery process is key to restoring full mobility in your knee. Keep reading to find out what to expect from recovery after your surgery.
Aug 1st, 2022

Does an ACL Injury Require Surgery?

An anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) injury is a real drag — especially when you’re in the middle of a sports season. If you have an ACL tear, surgery may be in the back of your mind. Keep reading to learn more.
Jul 1st, 2022

My Hip Hurts When I Sleep on My Side

Hip pain at night isn’t a great way to get restful sleep. This is especially true if you’re a side sleeper and it aggravates your pain. Keep reading to learn why your hip hurts when you’re laying down, and how you can get relief.
Jun 1st, 2022

These 5 Conditions Respond Well to Physical Therapy

When you’re dealing with pain, swift treatment is vital to getting relief. Physical therapy is paired with other treatments to achieve just that. Keep reading to learn more about physical therapy and the conditions it helps.
May 1st, 2022

Here’s How to Prepare for Your Arthroscopic Procedure

If you’re about to undergo arthroscopic surgery, there’s a few things you should know. Preparing for your procedure is essential to a good outcome. Keep reading to learn how you can effectively prepare for an arthroscopy.
Apr 1st, 2022

Can My ACL Injury Heal on its Own?

When you play sports, an ACL injury could happen. But if it does, do you automatically need surgery to fix it? Keep reading to learn more about ACL injuries and if it can heal on its own, or if you need treatment.
Jan 4th, 2022

When It’s Time to go to the Walk-In Clinic

When you find yourself injured, getting the proper treatment is necessary for a good outcome. But the emergency room can mean long wait times, so what can you do? Keep reading to learn when a walk-in clinic is a better choice for your injury.
Dec 1st, 2021

5 Benefits of Arthroscopic Surgery

Surgery is scary — especially when you think of the long recovery and pain. But with newer advances, your surgery could be performed minimally invasively, leading to a faster recovery. Read on to learn more of the benefits of arthroscopic surgery.
Nov 8th, 2021

Common Injuries in Female Athletes

As a female athlete, you’re at risk for certain injuries more so than men. However, understanding your increased risk may help you avoid getting hurt. Keep reading to learn more about common female sports injuries.
Oct 1st, 2021

Bad Habits That Are Making Your Knee Pain Worse

Knee pain really makes your everyday activities pretty difficult. While pushing through the pain might seem like a good idea, it can lead to more harm than good. Keep reading to learn what other habits are detrimental to your aching knee joints.
Sep 1st, 2021

What’s Involved In Sports Medicine?

There’s a lot of different specialities in medicine today. Sports medicine is one of those specialities that encompasses injuries related to athletic activities. Read on to learn what types of injuries and treatments are included in sports medicine.
Aug 1st, 2021

Conditions You Can Go To Our Walk-In Clinic For

If you’re injured you might be dreading a trip to the emergency room (ER). ERs are busy and usually very crowded. However, walk-in clinics are a good alternative to the ER. Keep reading to learn what conditions are treated at a walk in clinic.
Jul 8th, 2021

Treatment for Your Hip Pain

Are you having trouble getting up the stairs because of pain in your hips? Hip pain is a debilitating problem that you don't want to let fester. Keep reading to find out about the best treatment options for you.
Jun 6th, 2021

Understanding How Robotic Joint Replacement Works

Surgery has come a long way over the years, especially joint replacements. If you’re in need of a new joint, robotic surgery may be the way to go. Keep reading to learn more about this advanced procedure, and how it could benefit you.
May 6th, 2021

The Many Benefits of PRP Therapy

This day in age, there are so many amazing treatments out there for orthopedic injuries. One of these revolutionary treatments is called platelet rich plasma therapy. Keep reading to learn how this treatment benefits you and your body.
Apr 8th, 2021

How to Know if You Have a Rotator Cuff Injury

Shoulder pain is a given at some point, and is a nuisance to your daily activities. But how do you know if it’s something to get checked out? Keep reading to learn more about the symptoms of an injured rotator cuff.
Mar 12th, 2021

Treatment for Your ACL Injury

So you’ve torn your anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) — now what? You might be wondering what treatment may entail, or if you’ll need surgery. Keep reading to learn more about an ACL injury and how to get back on your feet.
Feb 9th, 2021

Will My Elbow Pain Go Away on its Own?

Pain in your elbow cannot only cause discomfort, but also can be debilitating. So what’s causing the problem? And will it go away? Read on to learn more about elbow pain and if you need to see a doctor.
Jan 11th, 2021

When Orthopedic Surgery is Necessary

Life has a habit of throwing you a curveball now and again. This can include injuries and chronic pain. Surgery may be necessary to your well-being, but how can you tell? Keep reading to learn more about when you need orthopedic surgery.
Dec 17th, 2020

Treatment for Your Joint Problems with Arthroscopy

Joint problems are no joke. The pain and stiffness can get in the way of you living your best life. But what can you do if nothing is making it better? Read more to learn how minimally invasive arthroscopic surgery can improve your joints — and your life.
Nov 12th, 2020

When Does Your Shoulder Pain Need Medical Attention

Pain adds stress to your daily activities, no matter what the source. When your shoulder is the culprit of your discomfort, you’ll do anything for relief. Find out when you need to see a doctor about the unbearable pain you’re experiencing.
Sep 9th, 2020

Myths and Facts About Your ACL Tear

An ACL injury can happen at any point in your life and can leave you stranded. There’s a lot involved in treating an ACL, so you’ll want to know as much as you can. Read on to find out the truth about your ACL, and how to avoid unnecessary pain.
Aug 19th, 2020

Get Back in the Game After a Sports Injury

Participating in sports is a great way for you to stay in shape and have fun. However, an injury can put you on the sidelines. Find out how to recover from a sports injury and get back on the playing field.
Jun 25th, 2020

Common Symptoms of an ACL Injury

Sports, such as basketball and football, are all a great way to have fun with your friends and stay in shape. However, these sports can also cause injuries to your ACL. Read on to find out symptoms of an ACL injury that could keep you on the bench.
Apr 27th, 2020

5 Tips to Prevent Sports Injuries This Spring

Spring is right around the corner, which means it’s time for sports. Sports are a great way to have fun, but getting injured can put you on the sidelines. Find out tips to prevent sports injuries to keep you in the game.
Feb 29th, 2020

Here's How Your Weight Affects Your Joints

The more weight that pushes down on something, the more force it exerts in that area. Find out how this concept applies to your joint pain, and find out what you can do about it.
Dec 1st, 2019

Best Treatment Options for Your Arthritis

You, or someone you know, are looking for ways to cope with it: arthritis. Millions of people deal with arthritis every day, and struggle to find relief. So what are the best available treatment options for you or your loved one?
Nov 1st, 2019

PRP Therapy: A Game Changer for Orthopedic Pain

If you have joint pain, whether it’s in your hips, knees, elbows, or shoulders, you want relief. You’ve tried traditional therapies which haven’t really conquered the pain. But now there’s a new treatment alternative — platelet-rich plasma, or PRP. Learn h
Oct 1st, 2019

The Benefits of Robotic-Assisted Joint Replacement

It’s hard to believe that robotic-assisted surgery is now commonplace. This innovative technology has made an especially strong impact in the area of joint replacement. Learn why the future is now, thanks to robotic-assisted joint replacement.
Aug 1st, 2019

Simple Tips to Prevent Carpal Tunnel

Many everyday tasks put stress on our wrists and hands. Over time, this can cause carpal tunnel syndrome. Read on to find out how you can prevent getting carpal tunnel syndrome before it starts.
Jun 18th, 2019

Knee Resurfacing with MAKOplasty®

The knee is a large weight-bearing joint comprised of the femur (thigh bone), patella (kneecap), and tibia (shin bone), all of which are held together by ligaments and tendons.
Jun 10th, 2019

MAKOplasty Total Hip Arthroplasty FAQ

The MAKOplasty Total Hip Arthroplasty is a surgical procedure that uses the assistance of the RIO (Robotic Arm Interactive Orthopedic) system...
Jun 10th, 2019

NFL & MLB Professional Athletes

Dr. Charles Toulson performed robotic hip and knee replacements with former professional athletes James Scott from the Chicago Bears and Mike Henneman from the Detroit Tigers.
Jun 10th, 2019

Living Magazine’s Best Of

Living Magazine’s Best Of McKinney/Allen McKinney, Texas – Dr. Toulson was voted among Living Magazine’s Best Doctors In McKinney/Allen again this year.
Jun 10th, 2019