An orthopedic surgeon is a medical doctor who specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of musculoskeletal (orthopedic) conditions, and this type of physician can also perform surgery if necessary. An orthopedist treats conditions related to the bones, muscles, joints, and related structures in the [Read More]
Archives for January 2022
What Are the Different Types of Knee Doctors?
A specialized knee doctor can treat problems related to your knees such as arthritis, tears, or dislocations. If you are experiencing chronic knee pain, or if you have suffered a knee injury, you are probably looking for a doctor who specializes in the knee so the pain or injury can be addressed as [Read More]
Knee Injury Prevention Tips
The knees are among the most important joints in the human body. Their functions include providing the body with stability, supporting it in an upright position, and allowing movements essential to day-to-day activities—such as walking, sitting, standing, and running—possible. Given how much you [Read More]
Common Chronic Orthopedic Conditions
Chronic orthopedic conditions, in essence, are those affecting the bones, joints, and soft tissues whose course lasts longer than a year and cannot be cured—only managed or controlled with ongoing treatment. Just like any other chronic condition affecting other structures or organs of the body, [Read More]