Don't Let Bursitis Get You Down

Posted by Signature Medical Group on Tuesday, April 25, 2017 in Orthopedics

Dexter, we feel your pain.

When Cardinals center fielder Dexter Fowler had to miss a game recently with right heel bursitis, the orthopedic and sports medicine experts at Signature Medical Group knew exactly the discomfort he was experiencing.

At Signature, we're adept at treating conditions that affect your bones, muscles, tendons and joints. And you don't have to be a major-leaguer to come see us.

You can often get in the same day you make an appointment. We also offer convenient hours at night and on weekends.

Bursitis is an inflammation in the fluid-filled pads (bursae) that act as a cushion in the joints. Symptoms include pain, swelling, and stiffness.

Rest is a top treatment option, as are ice and pain relievers.

If you're a weekend athlete or you're just going through repetitive motions in your daily routine and are in some discomfort, we're here to help. Make an appointment with us today and stop living in pain.