No, We Are Not Fat Shaming You: Obesity & Orthopedic Surgery

No, We Are Not Fat Shaming You: Obesity & Orthopedic Surgery

Any conversation about obesity brings up some painful emotions. As medical professionals, it is our duty – our sworn obligation – to help you heal as well as possible. Unfortunately, for many of our patients, creating the ideal physical environment for...
Frequently Asked Questions about Sciatica

Frequently Asked Questions about Sciatica

What is Sciatica?Sciatica is a collection of symptoms that occur when the sciatic nerve in your lower back is compressed or injured. Symptoms include lower back pain, pain that radiates into your hips and down one or both legs, leg weakness and numbness, tingling...
A Closer Look at Gel-One Knee Injections

A Closer Look at Gel-One Knee Injections

Do you deal with knee pain? Untreated knee pain will make life horribly difficult, not to mention frustrating. Make the choice to end this pain and seek help for the relief you need. This is all good and well to decide; however, which route should you take? Remember,...
Does Medicare Pay for Knee Injections?

Does Medicare Pay for Knee Injections?

As part of the normal aging process, joints produce less fluid, cartilage thins out, and ligaments lose flexibility. Osteoarthritis is mostly an age-related condition that breaks down the cartilage that would normally function as a cushion to prevent bones from...
Stem Cell Scams

Stem Cell Scams

Stem cell therapy is growing in popularity in the medical community; however, patients should be cautious of unscrupulous providers of treatments. Sadly, stem cell scams are rising in clinics. This article will outline practices to be aware of when considering stem...