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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 […]


What Do I Need to Prepare for Shoulder Surgery?

Sometimes, we get so caught up preparing for surgery, that we don’t think about how to prepare for after our surgery. But, being organized and prepared for your recovery will help those first few weeks at home so much easier on you and whoever you have to help you. Surgery can keep you from doing […]


Can Yoga Help Prevent Injuries?

Yoga has been growing in popularity for years and years now, and you’ve probably noticed the yoga studios popping up all over town. What once was thought of as a hippie thing is finally becoming totally mainstream. But, why yoga? Yoga-lovers claim that yoga encourages strength and stretching of muscles that keep you more youthful […]


How Can I Preventing Spring Running Injuries?

If you’ve been planning on training for a marathon, you’re probably excited to go out every time the weather is nice. Running in wintertime is not a pleasant experience, and that warm weather can be a welcome treat after a long, cold winter. But, if you are suddenly ramping up your training for a marathon […]


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