Category: Dr. Kevin R. Stone

AI bots democratize medicine

Artificial Intelligence-enabled systems that interpret radiologic studies are advancing to the point where they often match the best radiologists in…

5 days ago

Ignorant no more

I believe that no doctor should do anything to or put anything into a patient without knowing or studying the…

4 weeks ago

The mind game — again

When Serena Williams was penalized during the US Open, she turned her anger against her accuser — the umpire —…

1 month ago

The robots are here

Total knee replacement has been a godsend for many people with severe bone-on-bone arthritis. Many of my patients are skiing,…

1 month ago

The bias of your surgeon

Know the bias of your surgeon. It dramatically affects the care you are offered. Surgeons are like any other skilled…

2 months ago

Minding the gap

There are two critical time gaps in joint injuries: The first is the interval from when a joint is injured…

2 months ago

Mind, body, gut

Gluten-free, vegan, dairy-free…all these variations of diets originally designed to address irritable bowels are exploding—apparently, because people’s bowels are now…

2 months ago

One and done is not enough

Top skier breaks her leg. Doctor fixes it, gives her narcotics and sends her home. She’s told to come back…

2 months ago