• 06 AUG 19
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    How Can Pain Be Treated?

    How Can Pain Be Treated?

    Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation of Long Island are specialists when it comes to treating various types of pain.  If you’ve ever stubbed your toe, you know what pain feels like, but what is pain? Pain is the uncomfortable feeling you get when nociceptors send messages to the brain that tissue is damaged. It can be

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    • 11 JUL 19
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    What Is Peripheral Neuropathy?

    What Is Peripheral Neuropathy?

    Peripheral Neuropathy is a condition in which the peripheral nerves become damaged. The job of the peripheral nerves is to carry messages to and from the brain. For example, your peripheral nerves will tell your brain that you need to take your hand off a hot stove. Someone with peripheral neuropathy, wouldn’t know to remove

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    • 11 JUL 19
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    Common Muscle Disorders

    Common Muscle Disorders

    If you are searching for quality EMG Testing on Long Island, Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation of Long Island is here for your assistance. For patients who are experiencing symptoms of muscular disorders, an EMG test can help to properly diagnose your condition. Upon initial diagnosis, we then proceed to provide treatment for our patients with

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    • 12 JUN 19
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    The Importance of Getting an EMG Test

    The Importance of Getting an EMG Test

    Electromyography (EMG) is a diagnostic procedure which involves the insertion of needles called electrodes into the muscles. The electrical activity within the muscles will be measured while the patient contracts and relaxes the muscles, as these motions and movements should result in certain electrical activities. If these electrical activities show any abnormalities or dysfunctions, a

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