Medical Anxiety: How To Approach Surgery

Medical Anxiety – How to Approach Appropriate Concerns When Surgery is Necessary

I was recently asked for advice regarding how to deal with the stress of surgery from a patient’s standpoint. 459 more words

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A friend of a friend-Jeff Lahr-John Temple-July 29

One thing I have learned is that good friends have other good friends. This is a series of stories about “friends of my friends”. The post below is the story for July 29, 2015. 735 more words

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Common Knee Injuries

Common Knee Injuries: Cartilage Damage and Meniscal Tears

Knee injuries and dysfunction are some of the most common reasons patients seek orthopaedic care. Up to 50 million people are affected with arthritis in the United States, with the knee being a primary focus. 577 more words

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At 81, Charles Kline has had the misfortune of requiring two hip replacements and two knee replacements. He had his hips and right knee worked on in different hospitals, but for his most recent surgery — a left half knee replacement — he was determined to find a better system of caring and quality.

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Watch Dave Grohl Perform 'Seven Nation Army' With His Orthopedic Surgeon at Fenway

by Alisha Jackson

Think you had a good time at the Foo Fighters show last night? Well, there’s definitely one person who one-upped you – Dave Grohl’s foot surgeon, Dr. 135 more words


Treatment of Rotator Cuff Injuries

Treatment of Rotator Cuff Injuries

The most common shoulder injury for which adults require orthopaedic evaluation involves the rotator cuff. What exactly are “rotator cuff” injuries and what are the best interventions available for that diagnosis? 423 more words

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Decision Making for Orthopedic Care

Decision Making for Orthopaedic Care

When seeking care for musculoskeletal injuries, patients are availed numerous choices and treatment options. The information available through internet searches, advertising, and healthcare marketing can be overwhelming. 417 more words

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