What is MAKOplasty Knee Surgery, and Why Might You Need It

Osteoarthritis can cause severe joint pain, which can lead to fatigue and an inability to move freely. There are a number of nonsurgical and surgical treatments for osteoarthritis. When nonsurgical treatments are ineffective, do not relieve pain, and do not improve mobility, surgical options need to be explored. However, you may not be aware that a full knee replacement is

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Outpatient Hand Surgery: What You Need to Know About Recovery

Any surgery has recovery time, and outpatient hand surgery is no different. Hand surgery is usually fairly minor, but it can take quite a long time for full recovery. You use your hands automatically without thinking, and because of this it can be difficult to remember to restrict your movement while you are recovering. Here’s what you need to know

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Nonsurgical Treatments for Shoulder Pain

The shoulder is a complex network of bone, joint, muscle, and tendons. The complexity of the shoulder can give us many benefits, but it also can cause unique problems when injury or deterioration occurs. There are some cases in which a shoulder replacement must be done to minimize pain and restore normal function. However, there are several nonsurgical treatments that

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The Future of 3-D Printing in Orthopedics

Just like stem cell therapy, 3-D printing is another technological advancement that is taking the healthcare world by storm. What began as a neat toy for tech enthusiasts has evolved into a critical element of success in medical specialties ranging from dentistry and cardiology to the separation of conjoined twins. In fact, the FDA has now approved more than 85

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