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The “Hip” Hip Replacement: Anterior Total Hip Replacement

Total hip replacement is one of the most successful and reproducible surgeries for relieving pain and increasing function if you suffer from osteoarthritis in your hip.  Traditionally, hip replacements were performed through two approaches–posterior or anterolateral—but the anterior method is gaining popularity as the “hip” hip replacement. When you have[…]

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Knee Injuries in the Weekend Warrior: Common Injuries, Prevention and Treatment

Weekend warriors are people who only participate in activities in their spare time. They may or may not maintain a routine exercise program and then participate in vigorous activities over a short or abbreviated period of time. Does this sound like you? Frequently, this is a recipe for injury. Common[…]

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DocsTALK

DocsTALK Podcast Explores Chronic Pain: Why You Might Have It and What You Can Do

Listen to the March 2015 docsTALK podcast.  For March’s docsTALK podcast, hosts Drs. John Martin and Briana Walton help us navigate through the issue of chronic pain. Here’s an excerpt from the lively discussion: John: I feel like I have a lot of experience on this topic because my parents told me I was[…]