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Guidelines for DVT Prophylaxis

Marilyn Heng, MD, FRCSC, is an Orthopedic Trauma surgeon in the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA and Instructor in Orthopedic Surgery at Harvard Medical School. 1,392 more words

Physician Education

Joint Replacement Surgery - Manipal Hospitals


What is the most common reason for having a total knee replacement surgery?

The most common reason for a total knee replacement surgery is degenerative joint disease (arthritis). 231 more words

Knee Pain

Top 10 Joint Replacement Problems that You Might Face

As far as orthopaedic fracture surgeries are concerned, I do have a pretty good track record. To keep risks of post-surgical complications as low as possible, I make provisions for all probable problems that a person might face – following a joint replacement surgery. 829 more words

Best Orthopedic Surgeon In India

Robert B. Zann, MD

Title: Physician, Orthopaedic Surgeon
Company: Orthopaedic Surgery Associates Inc.
Website: www.drzann.com
Location: Delray Beach, FL United States
Distinguished Member

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Don't Let Pain Affect the Quality of Your Life, Seek Help

Rheumatoid arthritis and osteoarthritis are the common conditions that are known to cause pain in the joints of the body. Illness and injury are also a contributing factor. 315 more words


Arthroscopic Surgery Has Taken an Integral Place in Orthopedics Today

A lot of people are considering joint replacement surgery in order to improve their quality of life and to be able to live a normal life free of pain. 329 more words


the BIG day 

So here’s where I recount the night before and the day of
I got the call on Wednesday afternoon at the Hickory Run rest stop on the PA Turnpike on my way down to Philadelphia that told me to report to Pre-Op on the fourth floor of the White building at 7:30am for my procedure at 8:30. 1,055 more words

Joint Replacement