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Using Stem Cell Therapy to Treat Arthritis Jul 6th, 2020

The prevalence of arthritis in the United States is increasing at an alarming rate. To wit, more than 54 million people report doctor-diagnosed arthritis, and experts predict that this number will rise to 78 million by the year 2040.  Until recently, treating arthritis mostly came down to managing symptoms. But...

Who Needs Rotator Cuff Surgery? Jun 8th, 2020

Take a minute to marvel at everything your shoulders enable you to do — from pulling open a door to scratching your own back. In fact, it would be no great exaggeration to say that life would be incredibly limited without your shoulders. So, when you injure your rotator cuff,...

Understanding the Common Causes of Knee Pain May 6th, 2020

From the moment you jump out of bed in the morning, your knees are hard at work, providing you with mobility, support, and range of motion. So, when knee pain strikes, the effect it has on your life can be considerable, essentially hampering your ability to make your way through...

How Hyaluronic Acid Injections Can Ease Your Knee Pain Apr 15th, 2020

If you’re coping with achy knees that are placing considerable limitations on your life, your goal may be to find a more sustainable solution than spot medications, but a less invasive one than surgery. If that’s the case, hyaluronic acid (HA) injections may present the perfect solution. At the Joint...

Can Stem Cell Therapy Stave Off the Need for Surgery? Mar 23rd, 2020

No one likes the idea of surgery, but there are times when it represents the best path forward for regaining pain-free mobility. With the advent of regenerative medicine in the form of stem cell therapy, orthopedists are rethinking the surgical solution in many cases in favor of allowing the body...

A New Age in Knee Replacements Feb 25th, 2020

While your knees are designed to go the distance, daily wear and tear can take its toll, leaving you with achy joints that present more of a liability than an asset. Thankfully, we have a way to replace the worn-down components in your knee(s), using the most advanced surgical techniques...

Coolief®: The Breakthrough Treatment for Chronic Back, Knee, Hip, and Shoulder Pain Jan 30th, 2020

Chronic pain is no joke. According to some studies, as many as 50 million American adults suffer from chronic pain. It’s a truly staggering number. However, it’s far more than just a number. The daily toll of chronic pain is closely linked to various physical and mental conditions and to...