Conditions Treated

While not exhaustive, below is a list of conditions that often respond well to conservative care provided by Dr. Herman. You can rest assured that he will discuss your condition with you and will educate you on your options. If diagnostic studies (x-rays, MRI, CT, or ultrasound) or lab work are needed, he will order the appropriate study. If your condition warrants an additional provider’s services, he will make the appropriate referral.


  • Arthritis
  • Disc Herniation with or without Radiculopathy (Arm Symptoms)
  • Headaches
  • Concussions (Diagnosis, Management, and Return-to-Play Decisions)
  • Myofascial Pain
  • Neck Pain
  • Sports Injuries
  • Sprains/Strains
  • TMJ (Jaw) Pain
  • Whiplash


  • Adhesive Capsulitis (Frozen Shoulder)
  • Arthritis
  • Bicipital Tendinitis/Tendinosis
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Impingement Syndrome
  • Labral Tears (Most often surgical but conservative management may get you through the season or to a more convenient time in life for surgery and rehabilitation)
  • Lateral Epicondylitis (Tennis Elbow)
  • Medial Epicondylitis (Golfer’s Elbow)
  • Rotator Cuff Pain/Injuries
  • Sports Injuries
  • Wrist Tendinitis/Tendinosis


  • Arthritis
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Facet Syndrome
  • Herniated Disc with or without Radiculopathy (Leg Symptoms)
  • Lower Back Pain/Stiffness
  • Mid Back Pain/Stiffness
  • Myofascial Pain
  • Sacroiliac Joint Pain
  • Sciatica
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Sports Injuries
  • Sprains/Strains


  • Arthritis
  • Bursitis
  • Hamstring Pain/Injuries
  • Iliotibial (IT) Band Syndrome
  • Medial Tibial Stress Syndrome (Shin Splints)
  • Myofascial Pain
  • Osgood-Schlatter Disease
  • Patellar Tendinitis (Jumper’s Knee)
  • Patello-Femoral Pain Syndrome (Runner’s Knee)
  • Running-Related Injuries
  • Sports Injuries
  • Sprains/Strains


  • Arthritis
  • Achilles Tendon Pain/Injuries
  • Ankle Sprains
  • Heel Pain
  • Metatarsalgia
  • Morton’s Neuroma
  • Peroneal Tendinitis/Tendinosis
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Posterior Tibial Tendon Dysfunction