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FAQ’s about bursitis

Bursitis is one of the most common conditions we treat at Desio Sports Medicine. We work directly with patients to ensure they have the best possible care for their body to function at its best. When problems such as bursitis occurs, it can become painful and impact one’s quality of life. With a proper diagnosis,… Read More »


Understanding biceps tenodesis

At Desio Sports Medicine, we help patients who want to stay active. When certain injuries develop, such as injury to the tendon on the front part of the shoulder, patients can obtain a proper diagnosis and discuss effective treatment options. Individuals who participate in activities that require rotation of the upper shoulder may experience a… Read More »


Exercise options for seniors

Many senior patients who visit with our doctor at Desio Sports Medicine are often interested in learning about ways to keep the body young. Aging can be difficult on the body, causing weakening of muscles, bones, and tissues throughout the body. This can cause impaired mobility, reduced strength, and a lack of overall energy. Dr.… Read More »


Understanding the Process of Rotator Cuff Surgery

At Desio Sports Medicine, a wide range of orthopedic services are available for rotator cuff injuries. For many Worcester, MA area patients, solutions for treatment of  rotator cuff injuries may be beneficial when persistent, chronic problems arise. What is rotator cuff surgery? For patients who have a torn rotator cuff and have pain and have been… Read More »


What Is Adhesive Capsulitis?

The joints of the body, when healthy, work smoothly and without pain. However, there are various conditions that can develop or be caused by trauma to a joint that can cause chronic pain and problems. Dr. Stephen M. Desio is a sports medicine professional who sees patients dealing with a wide range of joint and… Read More »


Joint Replacement

When Might I Consider Full Joint Replacement?

At Desio Sports Medicine, Dr. Stephen M. Desio of Worcester, MA understands the need for both non surgical and surgical joint care and treatment. When patients have experienced injuries to their joints that have resulted in permanent damage to the joint surfaces, joint replacement surgery may be an option. Nonsurgical options are always tried first… Read More »


Learn About Adhesive Capsulitis

If you’ve ever experienced pain or stiffness in the shoulder joint, you may be experiencing a condition called Frozen Shoulder, otherwise known as adhesives capsulitis.  We are one of the primary centers in Worcester, MA treating this condition with a full spectrum of options for you, the patient. What causes adhesive capsulitis? Patients are at… Read More »


Tips for Handling a Meniscus Tear

Meniscus tears are one of the most common knee injuries in both athletes and non athletes. The meniscus can be torn easily if there has been a strong twist or rotation of the knee, typical in many active sports. Each knee has two menisci which are pieces of cartilage that cushion areas between the shinbone… Read More »


General Orthopedics

Yoga For Injury Prevention

You’ve likely tried a yoga class at least once in your life, but you may not be the type to call yourself a yogi. And this workout/meditation technique has been becoming more popular over the last decades. It is now a solid part of many sports injury prevention programs. What once was considered a silly,… Read More »


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123 Summer St.
Suite 520
Worcester, MA 01608

Tel: 508.363.6363

123 Summer St. Suite 520, Worcester, MA 01608 508.363.6363