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When a Hip Replacement Is Your Best Option

Did you know that 29% of women and 19% of men develop hip osteoarthritis? As osteoarthritis causes progressive joint damage, any of them could end up needing a hip replacement. Read on to learn when it’s time to consider getting a new hip.

Jun 21st, 2021
Adjusting to Life With Arthritis

Of the 54 million adults with arthritis, nearly 44% end up limiting their activities. But you can take steps to protect your joints, ease the pain, and limit the progressive damage. Here are our four top tips for improving life with arthritis.

May 20th, 2021
What Is Sports Medicine?

Sports medicine targets everyone who’s active. Whether you sustain an injury during competitive sports or while enjoying a walk with friends, sports medicine specialists are trained to help you fully recover, regain strength, and get back to action.

Apr 21st, 2021
3 Components of a Knee Replacement

Today’s advanced knee replacements ease the pain of arthritis and give you the ability to return to the activities you love. As you read here about the three components of a knee replacement, you’ll learn what to expect during a total knee replacement.

Mar 14th, 2021
Common Causes of Hip Pain

Some causes of hip pain heal on their own if you give the tissues time to rest. Other conditions get progressively worse, especially if you keep using the hip. Read on to learn how to identify the most common causes of hip pain.

Feb 10th, 2021
How PRP Therapy Works

If you have a slow-healing injury or you struggle with chronic pain due to arthritis, it’s time to consider PRP therapy. Platelet-rich plasma (PRP) uses your body’s own healing cells to accelerate healing in all types of painful orthopedic problems.

Jan 26th, 2021
Recognizing the Signs of Tendonitis

You may not recognize the early signs of tendonitis because they’re mild. But if you miss those first red flags, you’re at risk for progressive tendon damage. Here’s what you should know about tendonitis symptoms.

Dec 7th, 2020
5 Most Common Sports Injuries

Sports injuries can take you out of the game and cause an injury that leads to long-term instability or weakness. Early treatment from an experienced orthopedic specialist is the best way to restore optimal strength and function.

Sep 15th, 2020
Outpatient Joint Replacement: Considerations and Benefits

If you think joint replacement surgery demands a long hospital stay, it’s time to change your perspective. With today’s advanced technology, you can have a total joint replacement and go home the same day if you’re a good candidate.

Jul 30th, 2020
Fracture Management: Which Treatment Is Ideal?

Orthopedic care is always tailored to meet each person’s unique needs. But when it comes to managing a fracture, everyone needs a few of the same medical techniques to ensure their treatment is ideal and their fracture fully heals.

Jun 23rd, 2020
Leading Causes of Hip Pain

Hip pain may develop suddenly or build so gradually that you’re not aware anything is wrong until the pain becomes severe. While numerous underlying health conditions can lead to the problem, these are the most likely causes of your hip pain.

May 29th, 2020
5 Tips for Speeding Recovery After Joint Replacement Surgery

The time it takes to recover from a joint replacement procedure depends on variables that you can control before and after your surgery. We give our patients all the support they need, but you can speed up your recovery by following these five tips.

Apr 22nd, 2020
Should You Try PRP Therapy for Arthritis?

Platelet-rich plasma is an injection consisting of a concentrated sample of your own plasma, platelets and growth factors. This novel investigational treatment has demonstrated very encouraging results in reducing inflammation, making PRP therapy one of t

Mar 23rd, 2020