- Published on Sep 12 2018
More than 100 trillion different microbes live in your gut. Gut microbiota (GM) is found mostly in the colon and consists of bacteria, viruses, fungi and protozoa. It is known that GM break down fiber, produces vitamin K, and aids in pathogen recognition. However, gut microbiota’s influence on... Read More
- Published on Jan 22 2018
Get this year started right by tracking you body composition with the GOLD STANDARD measurement using the DEXA Body Composition scan. Call today to schedule your appointment!
Here are some frequently asked questions about the scan:
1. As a physician, what does the... Read More
- Published on Jan 08 2018
Want to run the big Race this weekend? Dr Carfagno and Scottsdale Sports Medicine's Team in it's 8th year will be caring for the whole weekend's events on the course and the finish line. We have many VIP passes to give away to our loyal clients and athletes.
If you want a VIP pass and... Read More
- Published on Dec 19 2017
We are launching out personal training here at SSMI with the introductory offer of one free session with the purchase of another session. Great for all first-time exercisers or those with medical conditions and need some physician supervision. Over 45 years of personal training experience... Read More
- 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