Category Archives: Knee

Changes in Orthopedics

Two weeks ago, the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons (AAOS) held its annual meeting in San Francisco. The meeting brings orthopedic surgeons from around the world together for a week of education, exchange of ideas, and camaraderie.   Physicians, like many … Continue reading

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What’s New

Our annual meeting of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons (AAOS) was this week in San Francisco.  This meeting brings together almost 30,000 orthopedic surgeons, vendors, and sales people to provide intense education on the “latest and greatest” new technology as … Continue reading

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Getting Ready for Joint Replacement

I am going to discuss some tips for getting ready for joint replacement surgery.  The surgeons are very astute at discussing the technical aspects of an operation, what kind of installation would be used and what kind of prosthesis, but … Continue reading

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Total Joint Replacements

I love to do total joint replacements.  They can reliably and predictably decrease a patient’s pain and increase function, resulting in a significant improvement in a patient’s quality of life.  With all clichés aside, that’s what it is all about.  … Continue reading

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