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Dr. Rahman Kandil is a fellowship-trained sports medicine Orthopedic Surgeon specializing in shoulder and knee surgery. Dr. Kandil treats a variety of bone and joint conditions including general orthopedic injuries, fractures, and ligament/muscle/tendon injuries. Dr. Kandil received his undergraduate degree in Biology with a minor in Management Science from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). Read More–>

Is there anything I can do to avoid shin splints?

Is there anything I can do to avoid shin splints? Shin splints account for about…

How can you avoid ACL tears?

How can you avoid ACL tears? I keep hearing about kids getting them. Treatment for…

Are there certain insoles that help a child’s vertical?

Are there certain insoles that help a child’s vertical? The science and data are lacking…

Do you suggest taking certain vitamins to help kids get taller?

There are vitamins that are sold promising to help kids grow taller like Nubest. Do…

What is the best way to train athletes to jump higher?

Plyometrics is a type of training commonly used to improve vertical jump. Muscles are composed…

Is there a way you can prevent future knee damage?

Q: Is there a way you can prevent future knee damage in young athletes? Start…

Does cupping work to heal sore muscles?

Dr. Kandil, does cupping work to heal sore muscles? What’s the best remedy for sore…