I am a licensed medical doctor specializing in the field of Physical Rehabilitation and Sports Medicine. I also subspecialize in ultrasound-guided minimally invasive interventions for musculoskeletal-related pains, arthritis and sports injuries.
Dr. Ricardo C. Liwag is an orthopedic doctor at De La Salle University Medical Center in Cavite Philippines. He deals with conditions affecting the Musculoskeletal system like fractures, arthritis, back pain, etc.
If you are feeling sleep deprived and in pain, it may be that your lack of sleep is contributing to the pain you are in, here’s how.
If you are looking for a way to avoid experiencing lower back pain, there are things you can do. Knowing the three most common causes for lower back pain can certainly go a long way to being in that 20% who manage to avoid the problem.
There are many benefits to spending time in nature, but new research shows that walking in nature changes the brain for the better. These and other health benefits give you more reasons to take the time to walk in natural settings. If you live in a city, you may be at risk for health issues related to chronic stress. Physiomed’s infographic helps you understand all of the benefits that walking in nature can provide while helping you set up a plan to make this a part of your healthy lifestyle. Why Walk in Nature Instead of the City? Although walking » » » [Read more]
I take care of patients suffering from arthritis, back pains, osteoporosis and connective tissue diseases such as lupus, scleroderma, and myositis.
Adult care, Lupus, Arthritis, rheumatism, vasculitis, connective tissue diseases Specialty: Internal Medicine Subspecialty: Rheumatology Clinic Address & Schedule: Malolos Health Providers, Inc. Paseo del Congreso, Liang, Malolos, Bulacan Philippines (In front of LBC beside Bank of Makati near Barasoain) Phone: (0922) 544 0660 c/o Jocelyn Bulacan Polymedi Hospital Tabang, Guiguinto, Bulacan Philippines Phone: (0933) 857 5528 c/o Melba Schedule: Fri: 1:00PM – 3:00PM San Jose Drs. Offices Baliuag, Bulacan Philippines Phone: (044) 766 4241 c/o Sheila Schedule: Wed: 10:30AM – 1:30PM Social Network: LinkedIn
Joint replacement surgery is a decision that is to be taken after a careful consideration of several factors. Joint pain can be difficult to handle but how much it is affecting your daily life and whether it is responding to alternative treatments are just some of the key areas that need to be analyzed before going for the surgery.
How Body Weight Can Affect Foot Pain Recent studies have shown that obesity leads to foot problems. As people get heavier and heavier, they are ruining their feet. Studies prove that foot and ankle problems are linked to an individual’s weight and body mass index (BMI). People who have higher BMI show a significant increase in foot and ankle problems. It is a fact that the weight does not even have to be significant to have an impact. One study found that a gain of only 10 pounds could trigger or exacerbate a foot problem. While problems vary from person » » » [Read more]
What is Chiropractic? Having the meaning of efficient or practical by hand, chiropractic is not technically recognized as a part of medical treatment but is often made use of. Chiropractic care is the diagnosis and treatment of patients by medical professionals without the use of medicines. This treatment completely involves practical techniques. Chiropractic care helps to regain flexibility and better functioning of bones, ligaments and muscles. When this treatment is being conducted, Chiropractors focus more on the spinal area, as like the brain, it deals with the nervous system of the body. Apart from making the back and neck work » » » [Read more]