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achilles tendonopathy

Achilles Tendinopathy & Plantar Fasciosis: Preventing & Treating Quarantine Injuries

Posted on October 15 By Samuel G. Oltman, ND

by Dr. Samuel G. Oltman, ND Are more of your patients reporting injuries and pain in their feet since the COVID lockdowns? Ours certainly are. A seemingly universal effect of the COVID-19 closures has been an increase in walking and running for exercise due to … Learn More » “Achilles Tendinopathy & Plantar Fasciosis: Preventing & Treating Quarantine Injuries”

foot and ankle pain

Foot and Ankle Health: A Feet-First Perspective

Posted on October 8 By Jasmine Bachrach

Foot and ankle health relies on a masterpiece of anatomical design: 28 bones, 30 joints, and over 100 tendons, ligaments, and muscles. For the majority of us, our feet are currently under more demand than ever, putting strain on this complex system. A universal effect … Learn More » “Foot and Ankle Health: A Feet-First Perspective”

shoulder arthritis

Shoulder Arthritis: Row, row, row your boat

Posted on September 3 By Oregon Regenerative Medicine

by Dr. Noel Peterson, ND, DAAPM At age 56, Charlie’s shoulder arthritis was so advanced he could no longer lift 4×8 sheets of plywood or swing his hammer as a home remodeling contractor, let alone fish the Wilson River rowing his beloved McKenzie drift boat. … Learn More » “Shoulder Arthritis: Row, row, row your boat”

partial rotator cuff tears

Partial Rotator Cuff Tears: Let’s Actually Fix Them

Posted on August 13 By Oregon Regenerative Medicine

by Dr. Samuel G. Oltman, ND Shoulder pain affects about 3.3 million Americans at any given time. Rotator cuff tendinopathy of the supraspinatus is the most common cause of the pain, found in 85% of symptomatic individuals1. Surgery is thought to “fix” these partial rotator … Learn More » “Partial Rotator Cuff Tears: Let’s Actually Fix Them”

back pain

Low Back Pain Responds to Precision Treatment

Posted on August 6 By Oregon Regenerative Medicine

by Dr. Samuel G. Oltman, ND The scientific and medical consensus on low back pain is in: it’s complicated. It is also one of the most common ailments in the world. At any given moment, there are about 31 million Americans that suffer from back … Learn More » “Low Back Pain Responds to Precision Treatment”

nerve pain can be helped with ultrasound-guided hydrodissection

Peripheral Nerve Pain Treatment: Advanced hydrodissection workshop at ORM

Posted on December 31 By Oregon Regenerative Medicine

JF had severe left shoulder and elbow nerve pain that had not responded to conventional orthopedic treatment. For over a year he had been unable to raise his arm above his shoulder, swim or do any manual work around his house, and the pain was … Learn More » “Peripheral Nerve Pain Treatment: Advanced hydrodissection workshop at ORM”

Knee Osteoarthritis: Timing is Everything

Posted on November 19 By Oregon Regenerative Medicine

by Dr. Noel Peterson, ND, DAAPM Carl’s x-rays showed he had early-stage, grade 1 or 2 knee osteoarthritis (KOA). He was a 42-year-old accountant who relished his time spent outdoors. He loved his daily walks, skiing, and biking. He kept his fitness up by working … Learn More » “Knee Osteoarthritis: Timing is Everything”

Doctors attending the nerve hydrodissection workshop at Oregon Regenerative Medicine

Hydrodissection Does Not Have to be a Pain: Ultrasound-guided Treatment of Peripheral Nerve Entrapment

Posted on September 10 By Oregon Regenerative Medicine

Pictured above L to R: Dr. Noel Peterson, Dr. Ezekial Mailand, Dr. Samuel G. Oltman, Dr. Terrance Manning, II A Workshop for Doctors Hosted by Oregon Regenerative Medicine by Dr. Noel Peterson, ND, DAAPM, ORM Medical Director For me, there are few things better in … Learn More » “Hydrodissection Does Not Have to be a Pain: Ultrasound-guided Treatment of Peripheral Nerve Entrapment”

Syringes filled with platelet rich plasma

PRP: 5 Ways To Harness Your Self-Healing Power

Posted on July 22 By Oregon Regenerative Medicine

by Dr. Samuel G. Oltman, N.D. Platelet Rich Plasma, more commonly known as PRP, is an emerging therapy in many different fields of medicine. At ORM, we have pioneered the use of PRP for musculoskeletal pain and orthopedics. For over 15 years, Dr. Noel Peterson … Learn More » “PRP: 5 Ways To Harness Your Self-Healing Power”

Avoiding total knee replacement surgery with prolotherapy

Total Knee Replacement Surgeries Increasingly Scrutinized — Regenerative Medicine Provides a Safe and Effective Alternative

Posted on June 10 By Oregon Regenerative Medicine

by Dr. Samuel G. Oltman, ND A recent New York Times article brings to light the high rate of unjustified total knee replacement surgeries and the lack of alternatives patients face to reduce their pain. Most patients are told that if physical therapy is not … Learn More » “Total Knee Replacement Surgeries Increasingly Scrutinized — Regenerative Medicine Provides a Safe and Effective Alternative”