Latest Joint replacement Stories

2013-12-13 23:27:39

According to hip replacement specialist Erik N. Zeegen, M.D., the number of total hip replacements performed on younger people is increasing. The development of longer lasting prostheses and advances in surgical techniques are driving younger people to avoid postponing the procedure. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) December 13, 2013 The demographics – and the numbers – for hip replacement surgery are changing. According to the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, between 200,000 and...

2013-12-12 23:28:05

Dr. Jeffrey A. Arthur has joined the team at Colorado Orthopedic Consultants. He will perform knee and hip total joint replacement procedures for the practice. Aurora, CO (PRWEB) December 12, 2013 Total joint specialist Jeffrey A. Arthur, DO has joined the team of competent physicians at Colorado Orthopedic Consultants. With Dr. Arthur as a new partner, the Aurora orthopedics practice further strengthens their services, particularly for joint replacement. Specializing in knee and hip...

2013-12-12 23:27:44

Colorado Orthopedic Consultants offers joint replacement procedures performed by qualified physicians such as Englewood orthopedic surgeon, Dr. Jeffrey Arthur. Englewood, CO (PRWEB) December 12, 2013 Colorado Orthopedic Consultants is offering comprehensive total joint replacement procedures performed by qualified physicians such as Dr. Jeffrey A. Arthur, DO, who recently joined the Englewood orthopedics team. Through their knowledge and expertise in the field of joint replacement, the...

2013-12-06 23:01:41

Dr. Aaron Hofmann and his medical team select each patient based on current health status and immediate need for treatment. Salt Lake City, Utah (PRWEB) December 06, 2013 On Saturday, December 7, 2013, Operation Walk Utah will team up with the Center for Precision Joint Replacement at Salt Lake Regional Medical Center and the Hofmann Arthritis Institute to perform seven total hip and knee replacement surgeries—three hips and four knees—at no cost to the selected patients. The seven...

2013-11-24 23:02:10

SRO now offering a comprehensive approach to orthopaedic knee conditions. Santa Rosa, California (PRWEB) November 24, 2013 At Santa Rosa Orthopaedics (SRO), a collaborative team of multi-specialist orthopedic surgeons and experienced physical and occupational therapists work together to bring the best outcomes to patients suffering from knee injuries. It’s not only professional athletes who are vulnerable to debilitating knee injuries like anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) tears – it...

2013-11-21 23:01:18

Surgeons and medical staff from Operation Walk Utah travel to El Salvador to provide life-changing surgical treatments to patients in immediate need. Salt Lake City, UT (PRWEB) November 21, 2013 Operation Walk Utah, a private, not-for-profit volunteer medical service chapter of the national Operation Walk, recently traveled to El Salvador on its sixth medical mission to provide no-cost total hip and knee replacement surgeries to patients in the most critical need. A team of 39 medical...

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