Tag: arthritis

LeBron James vs Stephen Curry

You watch the ball. I watch the knees. Here’s what I see … LeBron James is 6-foot-8 and weighs 250…

4 months ago

Sports and joints

"Go home and rest your knee. Wait for your total joint replacement. Then, after your total joint replacement, rest your…

2 years ago

Partial knee replacement for athletes

Knees don’t wear out evenly. In fact, they don’t wear out at all unless there is an underlying injury. This…

3 years ago

Current arthritis treatment is outdated and unacceptable

You are told you have knee arthritis. The doctor isn't positive why, maybe genetics, maybe that old soccer injury in…

5 years ago

Adult stem cells can boost healing of your joints

Harnessing stem cells to cure disease is the hottest topic in injury and arthritis treatment today. By stimulating the adult…

5 years ago

Meniscus replacement also treats arthritis

My journey toward becoming an orthopedic surgeon began with a serious knee injury I suffered when playing soccer in college.…

5 years ago

Arthritis: You don't just have to suffer through it

It's a scenario I see all too often in my line of work: A new patient in his late 30s…

5 years ago

Arthritis treatment makes return

Q. My wife has rheumatoid arthritis. She’s taking drugs and following a diet. She recently heard that RA can be…

7 years ago