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5 Fascinating Facts About PRP Therapy

Regenerative medicine is paving the way for advanced non-invasive treatments. One method that is making waves is platelet-rich plasma therapy. The secret to its success? Harnessing your body's own healing powers.
Sep 1st, 2023

Here's When Arthroscopy Is the Right Course of Action

Your age and other factors play a role in whether arthroscopy is the right treatment option for your joint injury. It’s wise to meet with a specialist for a thorough evaluation and to discuss your options.
May 1st, 2023

Is PRP Right for Me?

For anyone looking to speed up their recovery, platelet-rich plasma (PRP) therapy is a game-changing option. Find out how this cutting-edge treatment can help you get back to your daily activities pain-free.
Apr 1st, 2023

How to Tell If You Have Shoulder Instability

Shoulder instability is not only painful but risky if left untreated. Having a specialist examine your shoulder is the first step to diagnosing shoulder instability. Once diagnosed, treatment eases pain and restores function.
Mar 1st, 2023

How Your Own Blood Plasma Can Help Alleviate Your Pain

PRP therapy is a safe and effective way to stimulate and accelerate healing. Using a patient’s own blood, PRP therapy promotes recovery, soothes inflammation, and eases pain so that you can get back to life.
Nov 1st, 2022

What’s the Remedy for a Frozen Shoulder?

With the right assessment and an individualized treatment plan, range of motion will gradually return in cases of frozen shoulder. Treatment starts with an assessment from a shoulder specialist.
Oct 1st, 2022

How Does Telemedicine Work?

Telemedicine is advantageous for orthopedic care in certain situations. These may include minor and routine problems that are not urgent. Find out how you can take advantage of telemedicine to get the care you need.
Jul 3rd, 2022

Can My Rotator Cuff Tear Heal on Its Own?

Consult a shoulder surgeon if you think you have a rotator cuff tear. Surgery isn’t always necessary, but you will likely need some form of treatment. The surgeon will examine you closely, order diagnostic imaging, and discuss your options.
May 1st, 2022

I'm an Athlete: How Does Sports Medicine Work?

When you participate in a sport, you need an expert who focuses on preventing and treating sports-related problems as part of your health care team to keep you in top performance shape.
Mar 1st, 2022

When Arthroscopic Knee Surgery Is the Better Choice

Advances in surgical approaches allow orthopedic surgeons to repair damaged tissue without making large incisions. When your knee sustains significant damage, arthroscopic surgery may be the better choice.
Dec 1st, 2021

What Are My Options for Strengthening My Shoulder?

Everything from driving a car to swinging a golf club gets harder when the joints, tendons, and muscles in your shoulders don’t work as they should. Keep reading to learn your treatment options for shoulder repair and rehab.
Nov 1st, 2021

How PRP Can Treat Your Arthritis

If your current arthritis treatment isn’t providing the relief you need, consider platelet-rich plasma therapy, a safe, effective, and lasting treatment that harnesses the power of your body’s natural healing process.
Aug 1st, 2021

Your Treatment Options for Shoulder Instability

The shoulder is strong and flexible but it isn’t indestructible. Injury and overuse can cause shoulder misalignment. When this happens you need a shoulder specialist to quickly diagnose and treat the problem.
Jun 2nd, 2021

Common Signs of a Rotator Cuff Injury

Shoulder pain is common and if left untreated can cause serious issues. Whether you’ve injured your shoulder in an accident or from playing sports, prompt evaluation and treatment is crucial to making a full recovery.
May 18th, 2021

Improve Your Performance Through Sports Medicine

Sports medicine helps athletes improve their health and sports performance through a wide variety of tools and therapies. If you’re engaged in sport, make a sports medicine specialist a part of your wellness team. Keep reading to learn more!
Apr 12th, 2021

Do I Need a Shoulder Replacement?

Chronic shoulder pain can make doing even the most simple things very painful. Fortunately, shoulder replacement is a highly successful treatment that can restore function to your shoulder joint and relieve your pain. Keep reading to learn more!
Mar 15th, 2021

PRP: The Answer to Treating Your Sports Injury

Platelet-rich plasma therapy is a minimally-invasive treatment that promotes soft tissue regeneration, making it an effective treatment for a range of sports injuries. PRP relieves pain and helps athletes make a speedy recovery. Keep reading to learn more!
Feb 9th, 2021

What to Expect From Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery

Arthroscopic shoulder surgery offers a safer, faster, less invasive alternative to traditional surgical approaches. As with any surgery, knowing what to expect can help you prepare and recover from the procedure.
Jan 11th, 2021

The Role of Stem Cells After Surgery

Stem cell therapy, also known as regenerative medicine, can be used successfully in orthopedic treatment to ease pain, accelerate recovery, and improve mobility using the body’s natural healing abilities. Read on to learn more about this treatment option!
Dec 1st, 2020

Early Signs of a Frozen Shoulder

You’re having shoulder pain. What’s wrong? It could be a condition called frozen shoulder. You definitely want to treat a frozen shoulder early so it doesn’t “freeze” completely, leaving you with little ability to move your arm. Keep reading for more.
Nov 5th, 2020

Five Common Causes of Knee Pain

Knee pain can take you out of the game and interfere with your daily life. When you’re struggling with knee pain you need a knowledgeable, highly-trained orthopedic specialist to get you back on your feet and back to life.
Oct 8th, 2020

Getting Active Again After a Rotator Cuff Tear

Recovery from surgery to repair a torn rotator cuff takes several months. During that time, your adherence to your recovery program is key to enabling you to safely return to an active lifestyle. Keep reading to learn more!
Sep 17th, 2020

Am I a Good Candidate for Stem Cell Therapy?

Do you experience chronic pain? Finding the right treatment can be difficult. Thankfully, stem cell therapy can help. This regenerative medicine can decrease pain, heal joints, and help you avoid surgery. Read on to learn more about this therapy.
Aug 13th, 2020

4 Reasons PRP Injections May be Right for You

For many people with orthopedic conditions, pain and reduced mobility become a part of daily life. If you’re struggling to recover from an injury or have arthritis, platelet-rich plasma may help you get your life back.
Jul 20th, 2020

Returning to Sports After ACL Surgery

After ACL surgery, athletes are typically anxious to get back to the sport they love. But, it takes time for this injury to heal. Understanding what you are up against and how to safely return to sports can help optimize the outcome. Keep reading to learn.
Jun 17th, 2020

When it Shoulder Surgery the Right Option?

Shoulder problems often cause pain, stiffness, and limited mobility. That said, surgery can be a good way to ease your discomfort from bothersome symptoms. Keep reading to learn whether shoulder surgery is right for you.
May 20th, 2020

The Many Benefits of Telemedicine

Telemedicine has emerged as a vital tool in health care as providers look for innovative and convenient ways to continue meeting patient needs. Keep reading to learn how technology can enhance your orthopedic care.
Apr 23rd, 2020

Are You a Candidate for Reverse Shoulder Replacement?

A combination of shoulder arthritis and a large tear in the rotator cuff can cause significant shoulder pain, weakness, and loss of mobility. Learn how reverse shoulder replacement surgery can improve shoulder function.
Mar 11th, 2020