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2014-10-23 08:35:44

PHOENIX, Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Journal of Pragmatic and Observational Research has published a study on multimodal treatment programs for OsteoArthritis of the knee. Arrowhead Health Centers of Arizona is home to the leading multimodal OsteoArthritis treatment program, offering patients an alternative to knee replacement and other invasive surgeries. Logo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20141023/153932LOGO The study found that all patients had an increase in function,...

2014-10-08 23:12:35

This important topic will be discussed in a new segment... (PRWEB) October 08, 2014 Jimmy Johnson, the former head coach of the Dallas Cowboys, will be hosting a special segment on his Leading Edge program to examine arthroscopic knee surgery. The surgery is commonly performed on professional athletes and regular Americans alike. An arthroscopy is a surgical procedure employed to view, diagnose and eventually treat issues within a joint. Small incisions are made with instruments that...

2014-09-30 12:25:28

CHICAGO, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Attention parents of athletes who want to prevent anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) injuries -- you can get a free gym bag tag listing ACL injury prevention tactics and pre-game warm up exercises. The laminated tags can be ordered at www.kneesforlife.org, a website featuring information about an Illinois campaign to stop the rising number of ACL injuries among young athletes and stressing the need for prevention programs. The "Knees for...

2014-09-29 16:25:42

Cartilage Symposium Host to Lively Debate, Lab Demonstrations VIRGINIA BEACH, Va., Sept. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Ten of the most highly-respected physicians and scientists from the fields of cartilage repair, regeneration, allograft reconstruction and research and development, as well as attendees from around the world gathered to discuss the future of cartilage regeneration at the 2014 LifeNet Health Institute of Regenerative Medicine symposium, Cartilage Regeneration: State of...

2014-09-24 23:11:07

Until the past 5-10 years, the results of PCL reconstructions were not as favorable as ACL reconstructions and many surgeons abandoned PCL reconstruction surgery. Recent advances on defining the anatomy, biomechanics and now the proper tensioning techniques for PCL reconstructions have greatly improved the results and outcomes for PCL tears. Vail, Colorado (PRWEB) September 24, 2014 Colorado knee specialist Robert LaPrade, MD, PhD and his team at the Steadman Philippon Research Institute...

2014-09-16 23:12:08

A local Plano office is now providing a safe and effective alternative for total knee replacement therapy. Plano, TX (PRWEB) September 16, 2014 Total knee replacement surgery—also known as knee arthroplasty—is a procedure performed when a patient’s knee has degraded to the point where it no longer functions or causes severe pain. Usually, knee replacement surgery is necessary for patients who suffer from severe osteoarthritis and have impeded mobility. Apex Physical Medicine has...

2014-09-16 23:12:07

A local Atlanta office is providing a safe and effective alternative for total knee replacement therapy. Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) September 16, 2014 Total knee replacement surgery—also known as knee arthroplasty—is a procedure performed when a patient’s knee has degraded to the point where it no longer functions or causes severe pain. Usually, knee replacement surgery is necessary for patients who suffer from severe osteoarthritis and have impeded mobility. Perimeter Spine &...

2014-09-16 23:11:27

Orthopedic surgeon Dr. Eric Millstein launches a new site dedicated exclusively to ACL injuries and treatment. Beverly Hills, CA (PRWEB) September 16, 2014 Dr. Eric Millstein of Beverly Hills is pleased to announce the launch of ACLsurgeryLA.com, a specialty website devoted to the diagnosis and treatment of various ACL injuries. As an avid sports lover and athlete, Dr. Millstein focuses on offering patients the best options for treatment and recovery from injuries to maintain active,...

2014-09-09 23:00:49

Dr. Ira Guttentag first orthopaedic surgeon in Tampa Bay and one of two in the state to be selected as early evaluator of Vanguard XP Preserving Knee replacement surgery, performed only at Florida Hospital Tampa. (PRWEB) September 09, 2014 Dr. Ira Guttentag is the first orthopaedic surgeon in Tampa Bay and one of two in the state to be selected as early evaluator of Vanguard XP Preserving Knee replacement surgery, performed only at Florida Hospital Tampa. Traditional knee replacement...

2014-08-28 16:26:47

NEW PROGRAM PREVENTS AND MENDS ACL DAMAGE CHICAGO, Aug. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Fall sports have begun and, for many young athletes, painful anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) injuries will follow. According to a recent study published by the American Academy of Pediatrics, ACL injuries in athletes who are under 18 years of age have increased over the past two decades, especially among those who play football, soccer and basketball. The American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons estimates that...


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