Kevin R. Stone

Robert Cianflone/Getty Images file photoEmile Heskey of the Newcastle Jets is examined for a possible knee injury.

Meniscus replacement also treats arthritis

My journey toward becoming an orthopedic surgeon began with a serious knee…

Robert Cianflone/Getty Images file photoEmile Heskey of the Newcastle Jets is examined for a possible knee injury.

Fitness needn’t be about competition

In 2005, I reconnected with Eva Twardokens, a two-time Olympian and former…

Henny Ray Abrams/2001 AP file photoStudies are trying to determine why females suffer more knee injuries than males.

Women at higher risk for sports-related knee injuries

When it comes to knee injuries through playing sports, statistics tell us…

Henny Ray Abrams/2001 AP file photoStudies are trying to determine why females suffer more knee injuries than males.
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Biology trumps bionics: An alternative to total knee replacement

If you have severe knee pain or chronic knee inflammation and swelling…

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Physical therapy is an essential part of joint injury treatment

Remember those old song lyrics “The knee bone’s connected to the thigh…

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Following a partial knee replacement

Knee replacement: Partial can be just as good as total

A man came in to see me recently convinced he needed a…

Following a partial knee replacement
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How to reduce your knee pain without surgery

If you have ever heard a pop when you twisted your knee…

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New approach helps heal Achilles faster

The news that Kobe Bryant has "shattered" the timetable for recovery from…

Doug Pensinger/Getty ImagesCyclist Jean-Christophe Peraud of France broke his collarbone during this year's Tour de France

Don't put away your bike after breaking your clavicle

Apparently, you're not a real cyclist unless you've broken your collarbone. That's…

Doug Pensinger/Getty ImagesCyclist Jean-Christophe Peraud of France broke his collarbone during this year's Tour de France

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

It's a scenario I see all too often in my line of…