Our Blog

24
Aug

How Long Does It Take to Recover from Knee Surgery?

How Long Does It Take to Recover from Knee Surgery? The knee is one of the hardest working joints in the entire body. This one point of the leg supports the bulk of your body weight, must repeatedly flex to accommodate your movements or stance, and can take a lot of stress over the years. Knee replacement surgery is one

Read more

2
Apr

Got pain? Get answers! Plan to join us a FREE Seminar

Got pain? Get answers! Plan to join us a FREE Seminar on: Thursday, April 11,2019 2:00 PM East lake Public Library,4125 East Lake Rd, Palm Harbor FL 34685 Call for more information 727-710-2104

12
Dec

Will I be Able to Golf After my Partial Knee Replacement?

Many patients that are having or are thinking about undergoing a Partial Knee Replacement often ask, “Will I still be able to play golf after my Partial Knee Replacement?” And we would like to answer that question… Yes, patients that have had partial knee replacements often recover very fast compared to traditional joint replacements of the past. In fact, patients

Read more

9
May

What Tests Check for Osteoarthritis?

Did you know that osteoarthritis is the most common form of arthritis and is also known as degenerative joint disease? This is the “wear and tear” of your joints. Osteoarthritis affects almost everybody in some manner as they grow older. “So what tests should I have done to check for osteoarthritis?” Usually, a doctor would be able to tell if

Read more

10
May

Cortisone – The Sunny Side

What is cortisone? Cortisone is a naturally occurring hormone that your body secretes every day. It helps you regulate reaction to physical and mental stress, and helps to decrease inflammation. What is a steroid? Steroids are groups of hormones that include cortisone. Most of the orthopedic injections given today are different types of steroids, but they are still called “cortisone”

Read more