Is it Time to Consider Hip or Knee Replacement? You Decide.

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Hip and knee replacements have become one of the most popular medical procedures in the developed world. Why? The training and expertise of orthopedic surgeons who perform these procedures are exempla...

Preventing Deep Vein Thrombosis after Knee Replacement Surgery

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Every surgery has some possible risks with knee replacement surgery being no exception. Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT) is one of most common complications associated with the procedure. DVT is formed in t...

Wear and Tear on Your Joints: 5 Factors to Consider

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For several years, joint replacements have been the most common elective surgeries in the United States. It appears those numbers will continue to grow. At a recent meeting of the American Academy of ...

Understanding Different Types of Knee Replacement Surgeries

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Knee replacement surgery is typically considered when conservative/non-surgical treatment options fail to provide acceptable relief from knee pain. The physicians who participate in the Texas Health S...

Is Joint Replacement Right For You? Here’s What to Consider.

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The advances in joint replacement and the increased popularity of these procedures have been nothing short of remarkable. There are 719,000 total knee replacements and 332,000 hip replacements perform...

Why Stem Cells Might Help You Avoid Knee Replacement

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The human knee is one of the most vulnerable joints in the body, particularly among men and women who participate in athletic activities. A recent report noted that more than one million people suffer...

3 Ways to Alleviates Pain & Helps Patients Avoid Post-Operative Addiction

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It seems as if every day there is another media story like this one on NBC’s Today Show about the dangers of patients becoming addicted to pain medicines. This typically occurs after surgery when the...