Do you have this loose feeling in your knee or a sensation that it is going to give way? You could be having an unstable kneecap, also referred to as patellar instability. The kneecap, also known as the patella, is one of the three bones that forms the knee. As you bend or straighten your knee, [Read More]
Archives for March 2021
What Does a General Orthopedic Surgeon Do?
If you’ve been put on the sidelines by a bone, joint, or muscle pain and wondering whom to seek treatment from, you’ll greatly benefit from the expertise of a general orthopedic surgeon. General orthopedic surgeons are highly trained in the diagnosis, treatment, and even the prevention of [Read More]
When to See a Doctor for Hand Pain
Your hands are made up of intricately connected structures that are responsible for their movement, function, and precision. Despite the indispensable role they play, these structures are also potential sites for injury or painful conditions that can threaten the normal function and movement of your [Read More]
Knee Conditions Treated by the Doctors at the Center for Orthopaedic Surgery and Sports Medicine
Your knee is more complex than you may realize. It consists of interconnected structures—two types of cartilage, two important tendons, four main ligaments, and three main bones—that work together to give it stability, flexibility, and range of motion. However, while these components are crucial for [Read More]