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Seven common causes of hip pain

Houston, TX area patients who are struggling with continued hip pain may be unsure as to what is causing this discomfort. Dr. Mark Adickes and his team at Jock to Doc work with patients in the community considering care for joint pain. Causes of hip pain This hip joint is the body’s largest ball-and-sock joint […]


How to avoid ACL injuries

Sports injuries are a common cause of ACL (anterior cruciate ligament) injuries in both men and women. ACL tears and injuries are often seen at Jock to Doc. In many instances, these injuries can be avoided with proper preventative techniques. How does an ACL tear occur? In most situations, ACL tears and injuries are not […]


Understanding Therapeutic Hip Injections

When Houston, TX area patients are struggling with hip pain caused by arthritis, they may feel as though hip arthroscopy or total hip replacements are their only hope for relief. Fortunately, at Jock to Doc, Dr. Mark Adickes offers an alternative solution to consider before surgical intervention: therapeutic hip injections. What are therapeutic hip injections? […]


Learn about therapeutic hip injections

If you are struggling with hip pain and are located in or around the area of Houston, TX, Dr. Mark Adickes and his team at Jock to Doc can help with therapeutic hip injections. These injections, often a steroid medication, can help ease pain and discomfort at the source. Why therapeutic hip injections? When patients […]


How platelet rich plasma is used in sports medicine

There are many ways for patients to recover from sports injuries, pain, and dysfunction. One method of treatment that is growing in popularity is the use of platelet-rich plasma for sports medicine. Dr. Mark Adickes of Jock to Doc offers this treatment for patients who can benefit from their own platelets.   What is platelet-rich […]


What Are the Benefits to Arthroscopy of the Knee Joint?

At Jock to Doc, we want our patients to have access to the most advanced solutions for the treatment of their body. With continued improvements in medicine, patients who require surgical treatment for the knee joint will be excited to learn about the advantages of arthroscopy. What is arthroscopy? Arthroscopy is described as the use […]


Learn how PRP injection treatments can help you!

At Jock to Doc, we understand how important it is for you to feel and function at your best. If you are experiencing problems with your ligaments, tendons, or muscles that require repair, our team is pleased to provide some non-surgical, advanced treatments to jumpstart the body’s natural healing process. One of these advanced options […]


Understanding FAI (Femoro Acetabular Impingement)

If you are experiencing pain, stiffness, and limping due to discomfort in the hip area, it is essential that you seek the help of a dedicated professional in the area of Houston, TX. Dr. Mark Adickes, an orthopedic surgeon at Jock to Doc, can evaluate you and determine if you are dealing with a deformity […]


Knee Arthroscopy 101

Treating a problematic knee may sound like a complicated procedure. Luckily, the team at Jock to Doc in Houston, TX provides reliable and less invasive methods of treatment through knee arthroscopy. What is knee arthroscopy? Dr. Mark Adickes describes knee arthroscopy as a procedure that is done with a specialized camera. Not only can the […]


Treatment of a Variety of Hip Concerns Using Hip Arthroscopy Procedures

When conditions of the hip are causing problems when it comes to your daily quality of life or participating in your favorite sports, it may be time to talk to the team at Jock to Doc to discuss treatment options. One procedure commonly used by Dr. Mark Adickes in Houston, TX is hip arthroscopy. What […]


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