Latest Arthroscopy Stories

2013-05-20 23:24:56

St. Helena Hospital has entered into a new agreement with Five Orthopedic Surgeons to expand 24/7 coverage of orthopedic care in St. Helena, including orthopedic trauma and fractures, minimally invasive joint replacement, and treatment of disorders of the hip, knee, shoulder, spine, hand and upper extremities. St. Helena, CA (PRWEB) May 20, 2013 St. Helena Hospital has entered into a new agreement with five orthopedic surgeons to expand 24/7 coverage of orthopedic care in St. Helena,...

2013-05-17 23:19:34

New Surgery Center Company Plans to Set the Benchmark for Surgical Care in India. Pune, India (PRWEB) May 17, 2013 Prime Surgical Centers announced the opening of their flagship surgery center at Damle Path, Off Law College Road in Pune. Announcing this to the press, Prime´s Founder & CEO Amar Pradhan said “Prime develops and manages surgery centers in partnership with surgeons who have a reputation for clinical excellence and ethics. With a singular focus on patient...

2013-05-01 23:04:49

This week on the MOCNYC.com´s NBA Injury Report, based on data from NBA.com, features the injury of Westbrook, who is out of the playoffs for the first time in his career. New York City, NY (PRWEB) May 01, 2013 During the playoffs in the past week, we witnessed many turning points. The attention of Manhattan Orthopedic Care Team was captured by the injury of Russell Westbrook, the Oklahoma City Thunder point guard. Westbrook underwent surgery on Saturday after he tore the lateral...

2013-04-27 23:03:14

Last week, The Florida Knee and Orthopedic Centers hosted a fun and exciting golf outing to show appreciation to their patients. FKOC cares deeply about their patients and they often hold these patient appreciation events proving that they are not your ordinary orthopedic practice. Clearwater, FL (PRWEB) April 27, 2013 Orthopedic patients filled up the Crescent Oaks Country Club in Tarpon Springs for The Florida Knee and Orthopedic Centers Patient Appreciation Day of golf and bingo. The fun...

2013-04-19 23:04:57

Joint sparing techniques, which preserve all or most of the joint, are now being regularly employed with great success by Kent S.Lerner, M.D.,of Metropolitan Orthopaedics; with offices in North Arlington and Clifton, N.J. Through the use of improved diagnostic equipment, along with early diagnosis and treatment, it is much more likely for the patient to experience a quicker healing process and an overall better experience. North Arlington, NJ (PRWEB) April 19, 2013 Joint sparing...

2013-03-25 11:36:50

Research presented today at the American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine's Specialty Day in Chicago, IL shows that biceps tenodesis surgery is safe and effective for individuals who suffer a SLAP (superior labral anterior posterior) tear of the shoulder. Patients examined had previously undergone unsuccessful arthroscopic repair for their injuries. "Our research focused on a sample of 42 active-duty men and women who were unable to return to duty after primary arthroscopic SLAP...

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This word was invented in 1926 by H.P. Lovecraft for his short story, 'The Call of Cthulhu.' 'Cthulhu' may be based on the word 'chthonic,' which in Greek mythology refers to the underworld.