Having one knee replaced is a significant medical procedure, but imagine having both knees replaced at the same time. This is exactly what Mike Gabeline of Yarmouth had done at Henry County Health Center with Joseph Tansey, M.D., HCHC’s board certified orthopedic
May 18, 2017 – Brigham and Women’s Hospital
Patients who had higher pain catastrophizing, the degree of an exaggerated, negative response to pain, were more likely to take opioids for pain relief, a team of investigators found. They found that patients who used … Read the Rest
Published on Jun 4, 2015 – A few years back, I injured my knee. Dr. Fleischlii had to take out my cartilage because of a joint injury. I managed to rehab it back a bit, but I injured again a year ago and all I want to do is compete … Read the Rest
Published on Apr 11, 2017 Dr. Robert Mayle appears in this ABC-7 news story.
More than 100 million Americans are affected by knee pain. Gabrielle Reece, one of the greatest women beach volleyball players of all-time, is one of them.
The model, actress, writer, sports announcer and fitness expert – who is a spokesperson for Pacira Pharmaceuticals – … Read the Rest
Recently published data showed that aspirin use as prophylaxis during revision total joint arthroplasty was more effective than warfarin in preventing symptomatic venous thromboembolic events and was associated with lower complications…
Orthopedic surgeons perform almost 700,000 knee replacements in the United States each year. The procedure has a high success rate, alleviating pain and restoring an active lifestyle. It’s fairly common for patients to have arthritis in both knees, and they often decide to have both of them replaced. The dilemma … Read the Rest
Choosing the best surgeon can reduce your chances of death, complications, or other bad outcomes. This website, based on analyses of more than five million surgeries done in hospital by more than 50,000 surgeons, shows you which surgeons’ patients Checkbook found had the lowest (or highest) rates of deaths, prolonged
Seventy-something, extremely active but in need of a new knee, John Brink, from British Columbia, didn’t want to wait the 12-18 month timeframe in Canada. He came to Arizona to see Dr. Steven Kassman and his results speak for themselves. In this video, he is
Dr. Kirschenbaum is an Orthopedic Surgeon who recently had a total knee replacement. He has a journal/blog that follows his complete story with videos. Very interesting reading for a perspective knee replacement patient.
…a new study to be presented Thursday, March 16, at the 2017 Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS), found that even patients who live alone can recover effectively and safely at home…
…(The Study) involved 769 patients undergoing primary THR … Read the Rest