Innovative Solutions: Optimizing ACL Reconstruction with Autograft and LET

In orthopedic surgery, medical advancements help refine procedures for better patient outcomes, particularly in addressing anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) injuries. One method gaining prominence is ACL reconstruction, which combines autograft with the lateral extra-articular tenodesis (LET) technique. This approach aims to restore stability to the knee joint and minimize the risk of re-tears, a significant Read More »

Preventing Pickleball Injury: Essential Tips You Need to Know

Pickleball has soared in popularity across the United States, captivating over 2.8 million players by 2017, with a significant portion being those aged 55 and older. Despite its engaging nature and being perceived as a low-impact sport, pickleball injuries, including sprains, strains, fractures, and particularly lateral epicondylitis or ‘pickleball elbow,’ are not rare among players. Read More »

Navigating Total Joint Health: OrthAlign’s Cutting-Edge Precision Solutions

Orthopedic surgeries, particularly total joint replacements, have undergone significant advancements in recent years. One such groundbreaking technology is OrthAlign’s Lantern Knee, which ensures precision and alignment during procedures like anterior knee replacement and total knee arthroplasty. Developed by OrthAlign, Inc., a leading medical device company, OrthAlign is revolutionizing how surgeons perform joint surgeries, improving patient Read More »

Revolutionizing Rotator Cuff Repairs: The Power of the BioBrace®

Rotator cuff injuries impact both athletes and everyday individuals. They result from damage to the muscles and tendons surrounding the shoulder joint, and are commonly caused by repetitive overhead motions, trauma, and age-related wear. Symptoms include pain, weakness, and restricted shoulder movement. Rotator cuff injuries demand innovative solutions for robust repairs, and the CONMED BioBrace Read More »

Causes and Treatments for Burning Knee Pain

Knee joints are under a lot of physical stress each day. It is very common to experience pain in one or both knees due to normal wear and tear, physical activity, or injury. Often, if a person has a knee injury or strain, the pain can feel as though it is burning.

Tendonitis and Tendinopathy

Tendonitis and tendinopathy can significantly affect your quality of life. These issues are often associated with pain, discomfort, and limited mobility, impacting your daily activities and overall well-being. What Is Tendonitis and Tendinopathy? Tendonitis, also known as tendinitis, is the inflammation of a tendon. Tendons are the fibrous tissues that connect your muscles to your Read More »

What to Know About Shoulder Impingement

Shoulder impingement is a common condition that affects thousands of people every year. It is a syndrome that occurs when the tendons of the rotator cuff (a group of four muscles that come together as tendons to form a “cuff,” or cover, over the head of the upper arm bone), along with a bursa (small Read More »

All About Hip Osteoarthritis

Hip osteoarthritis is a debilitating condition that can impact your daily life, mobility, and overall well-being. Whether you’ve recently been diagnosed with hip osteoarthritis or have been living with it for some time, it’s essential to understand how to manage and treat this condition effectively. Understanding Hip Osteoarthritis Hip osteoarthritis is a degenerative joint disease Read More »