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Hand Conditions Part 4: How Can a Ganglion Cyst Be Treated?

Hand Conditions Part 4: How Can a Ganglion Cyst Be Treated?

Learn more about ganglion cysts and your treatment options. Today's post is the fourth in a series that shares information from a recent H2U seminar lead by Naveen Setty, MD. Participants learned about a number of hand conditions and their …

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What Is Degenerative Disk Disease?

What Is Degenerative Disk Disease?

Degenerative disk disease may be the root of your back pain. Aching back? If you experience back pain and other associated symptoms, you may have degenerative disk disease.  What it is Degenerative disk disease involves compromised disks between the vertebra that …

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MAKOplasty: Attend An Upcoming Seminar About Minimally Invasive Joint Surgery

MAKOplasty: Attend An Upcoming Seminar About Minimally Invasive Joint Surgery

Don't let joint pain slow you down. Learn more about MAKOplasty at an upcoming seminar this December. Nothing can be more discouraging than having your mobility limited by a physical condition. While joint pain is often localized to one area, …

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MAKOplasty Robot Surgery for Advanced Hip and Knee Surgery

MAKOplasty Robot Surgery for Advanced Hip and Knee Surgery

See how MAKOplasty® robotic assisted surgical technology can help treat your joint problems. Joint problems can make even the simplest, everyday actions difficult and painful. A new technology we recently added to the Joint Replacement Center at Medical Center of …

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Herniated Disc: How Exercise & Therapy Can Help

Herniated Disc: How Exercise & Therapy Can Help

Herniated discs are very common and can cause extreme lower back pain. Fortunately, surgery is not the only option when alleviating herniated disc pain. Exercise and therapy are often used prior to resorting to surgery, as they are proven remedies …

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Managing Pain After Joint Replacement

Managing Pain After Joint Replacement

After joint-replacement surgery, patients often suffer pain and discomfort. Managing this pain is key to recovery, and resuming regular day-to-day activities in a timely fashion.  According to Orthogate.org, patients can take several steps to manage their pain after joint-replacement surgery: …

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When to Visit an Orthopedic Surgeon for Foot & Ankle Issues

When to Visit an Orthopedic Surgeon for Foot & Ankle Issues

If you or someone you know is living with it, you understand why foot or ankle pain is no laughing matter. It can be tough to get around on your own, and the pain can sometimes seem unbearable. Determining the …

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Common Causes of Shoulder Pain

Common Causes of Shoulder Pain

Your shoulders are a hardworking body part. The shoulders connect to your neck and arms and are involved in so many of your daily activities—so it’s no wonder shoulder pain and injuries are common. But sometimes it’s difficult to pinpoint …

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