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Dr. Robert Stanton

Sports Medicine
Avon, CT
50 years experience

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Sports Medicine

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United States: Connecticut

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

5 Answers
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Stanton
Sports Medicine 50 years experience
Ice is better: When you bruise yourself, thetissues swell, partially from bleeding (black and blue) and also from fluid leaking into the tissues. Ice cools the tissu... Read More
A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Stanton
Sports Medicine 50 years experience
Perhaps: If bruising develops without any recognized injury, there is cause for concern. Use of Aspirin or non steroidal anti-inflammatory medication like Ibu... Read More
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Stanton
Sports Medicine 50 years experience
Ice and stretching: Decrease any running and jumping activities. Use a small heel lift, ice regularly, and start a gentle heel cord stretching program combined with ecce... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Stanton
Sports Medicine 50 years experience
3-4 months: Most people are inpt for about 3 months and then progrss to a home program, some patients are more familiar with muscle strengthening and conditionin... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Stanton
Sports Medicine 50 years experience
Sometimes: Hallux rigidly refers to degenerative arthritis of the mp joint of the big toe, the joint at the base of the toe. It more commonly occurs after an in... Read More

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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Stanton is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Stanton is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, NY
Graduated 1972MD
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