Latest Arthroscopy Stories

2013-08-13 23:27:03

Houston orthopedic surgeon Dr. K. Mathew Warnock utilizes non-operative treatments that have recently been endorsed by university researchers as an alternative to shoulder surgery. Houston, TX (PRWEB) August 13, 2013 A research team at Vanderbilt University Medical Center recently published their results showing an effective non-surgical treatment program for rotator cuff tears. Houston’s Dr. K. Mathew Warnock utilizes these cutting-edge techniques to treat his patients with rotator...

2013-08-01 23:30:30

Serving as a member of the medical staff for the United States Ski and Snowboard team, Dr. Lubowitz has completed multiple research studies on knee injury analysis and innovative treatment techniques. Santa Fe, New Mexico (PRWEB) July 31, 2013 New Mexico knee surgeon James Lubowitz, M.D. has recently launched a new website newmexicokneesurgery.com. The site provides educational information for patients who are seeking insight and practical knowledge on problems associated with the knee....

2013-07-31 23:34:04

A pair of new studies indicate that most patients with rotator cuff injuries respond well to non-surgical treatment, and a key predictor of who benefits most from physical therapy may simply be who expects to. This is good news for those coping with rotator cuff injuries, the most common cause of shoulder pain and dysfunction in adults, according to Jeffrey Yormak, MD. Carmel, NY (PRWEB) July 31, 2013 A pair of new studies indicate that most patients with rotator cuff injuries respond...

2013-07-30 23:33:07

Knee surgeries can be very intimidating and because of this many people suffer with knee pain much longer than they should. A patient that recently underwent a bilateral partial knee resurfacing shares his story about beating knee pain in both knees. Clearwater, FL (PRWEB) July 30, 2013 There is not many people that can say they had both of their knees resurfaced back-to-back and are up dancing within weeks of recovery. However, a patient of The Florida Knee and Orthopedic Centers (FKOC),...

2013-07-24 23:04:41

discmdgroup.com is Designed to Help Patients Optimize Their Physician and Healthcare Experience Marina del Rey, CA (PRWEB) July 24, 2013 Furthering its commitment to top-level care, DISC Sports & Spine Center (DISC) has completely redesigned its website – http://www.discmdgroup.com – to provide a powerful interactive tool for patients. The new site includes several features that both educate patients and allow them to easily navigate the often complicated road to choosing the...

2013-07-09 23:28:48

Meniscus tears are among the most common knee injuries, occurring in people of all ages, both athletes and non-athletes. Leading Orthopaedist Dr. Stuart Styles provides tips for understanding torn meniscus treatment. Carmel, NY (PRWEB) July 09, 2013 Knee problems send almost 20 million people to a doctor's office each year. Injuries to the knees are common to all sports and cumulative wear and tear on the knee sends large numbers of older people to doctors' offices as well. “The...

Word of the Day
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.