- Published on Dec 14 2017
Christmas special from SSMI: the first athlete to call and schedule a DEXA body composition will receive a free VIP pass for the Rock and Roll marathon that includes free race admission to the half or full marathon, and access to all of the VIP sections at the expo and on race day. In order... Read More
- Published on Dec 11 2017
Listen in to Dr Carfagno's interview on NBC Sports Radio AM 1060, Dorf on Sports with 3 time super bowl champion Dale Hellestrea, Brad Hanna and Andy Dorf.
- Published on Dec 06 2017
I posted a few days ago about my experience on the way back from Kauai. I had received a bottle of wine from American Airlines but I’m so proud of this experience I wanted to tell the story. More so, in that I received a very nice thank you email. It’s an email like this that makes my year. ... Read More
- Published on Dec 04 2017
In part two of our hip flexor series, we will discuss some stretching techniques to help lengthen tight hip flexors. A quick review of hip flexor anatomy will help understand how to make stretching more effective. The... Read More
- Published on Nov 14 2017
The hip flexors are a group of muscles that act to flex the femur at the hip joint. The primary movers are the rectus femoris and iliopsoas. The pectineus, sartorious and hip adductors also assist in the action of hip flexion. An easy way to visualize this action is bringing the knee towards... Read More
- Published on Nov 07 2017
Are you always feeling tight, noticing limited range of motion, and looking to improve your flexibility? Scottsdale Sports Medicine Institute is proud to announce that we have added stretch therapy as part of our services. Stretch therapy sessions can be booked for 15 or 30 minute sessions to... Read More
- Published on Oct 31 2017
Part 1 and 2 of our hamstring series focused on assessing flexibility and passive stretches for the hamstring. Part 3 of this series will focus on some strength exercises with an eccentric emphasis that will improve hamstring mobility. The eccentric phase of a movement involves a muscle... Read More
- Published on Oct 26 2017
Happy Thursday From Doctor Carfagno and Max!
- Published on Oct 19 2017
Welcome, Dr. Johnson, to Scottsdale Sports Medicine! We are happy to announce that Dr. Eric Johnson, PhD, has just recently joined us here in our office.
Dr. Eric Johnson is clinically trained as a Neuropsychologist and has treated ages 10-100. He specializes in utilizing the ImPACT... Read More