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What Is Minimally Invasive Surgery? & Commonly Asked Questions

Knee theraphy

In the course of orthopedic treatment, your orthopedist may mention the possibility of surgery. The initial thought of surgery may not be a pleasant one, but surgery takes many forms, and varies greatly in its degree of invasiveness.What you’re picturing is often far more intensive than what your doctor is actually recommending. Why Surgery? Surgery … Read more

Why Do My Joints Hurt When It Gets Cold? Fighting Winter Joint Pain

ortho doctor examining joint pain to a patient

A Closer Look at Winter Joint Pain Many people enjoy cooler temperatures and look forward to the winter season. Unfortunately, if you’re one of the persons who experience winter joint pain, seeing the temperature drop is the last thing you want. There are more than a few things you can do to keep joint aches … Read more

Do I Need a Knee Replacement? Signs & Symptoms

patient recovering from a Knee Replacement surgery

Are You Experiencing Knee Pain? Each year, more than a half-million Americans undergo knee replacement surgeries. So if you’re thinking of having the procedure, you’re not alone. Many people decide to get knee replacements because they have osteoarthritis. Osteoarthritis is a condition where the cartilage that cushions the knee joint wears away. This causes bone … Read more