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Is Wine THAT good for you?
Alcohol and in particular, red wine, has long been thought of as heart healthy. Red wine contain antioxidants, known as resveratrol, which may help prevent heart disease by increasing levels of high-density lipoprotein (HDL) cholesterol (the “good” cholesterol). Read More
Benefits of a Low-Carb Diet – Weill Cornell Rehab Update
The studies consistently show that when people cut carbs and eat more protein and fat, they end up eating much fewer calories. As a result, their appetite tends to go down and they often end up eating less without trying. Read More
Cornell Sports and Spine – Beat the Super Bowl Bulge
Chronic knee osteoarthritis (OA) is one of the most common diseases of advanced age. With up to 20 million adults in the US suffering from OA of the knee¹, close to 700,000 cases progress to total knee joint replacement. Read More
Cornell Rehab Medicine- Welcome to 2015!
Flexion: a curling forward of the spine Extension: an arching backward of the spine Rotation: a twisting motion of the spine around its axis Lateral flexion: a side-bending of the spine Read More
Cornell Sports and Spine – Winter 2014 Updates
Published in the PMR-Journal- ” Short-Term Efficacy of Sacroiliac Joint Corticosteroid Injection Based on Arthrographic Contrast Patterns.” Along with his Chief Resident, a study is completed entitled “The Effectiveness of Topical Diclofenac for Greater Trochanteric Bursitis.” This data will be presented in San Diego, CA at the AAPMR conference. Read More
Weill Cornell Sports and Spine Updates.
Dr. Singh was recently named Director of Interventional Spine at Weill Cornell Medical College Honored as Super Doctors-New York Rising Star 2013 and 2014 Dr. Singh has been named a Super Doctors 2014 New York Rising Star which represents the top New York doctors in more than 30 specialties that have been fully licensed for […]
Navigating Your Way to a Better Back- September 11, 2014
The Directors of the Cornell Spine Center will be featured on 9/11/14 at the Mrya Mahon Patient Resource Center for a health seminar on back pain. You can view the invitation Read More
Managing Low Back Pain with Exercise
Dr. Singh was featured in the New York Presbyterian newsletter. He discussed non-invasive treatments for low back pain. Read More
Medical Director of Outpatient Faculty Practice
Dr. Singh was named the Medical Director of Outpatient Faculty Practice in the Weill Cornell Division of Rehabilitation Medicine. In this newly created role, Dr. Singh will partner with our administrative team to oversee the daily operations of our outpatient faculty practice.
Director of Interventional Spine
Dr. Singh was named the Director of Interventional Spine in the Weill Cornell Division of Rehabilitation Medicine and also Co-Director of the Cornell Spine Center.