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Clicking Sound After Joint Replacement surgery

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The knee joint is comprised of three bones: the femur (thigh bone), the patella (knee cap), and the tibia (shin bone). It can be divided into the medial compartment, the.. read more


Hip and Knee Replacement Specialists, Dr. Kurt Hirshorn

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Kurt Hirshorn, MD, MPH went to medical school and public health school at USF College of Medicine in Tampa, Florida. He completed his Orthopaedic training at Atlanta Medical Center. [Read.. read more


Non-Operative Treatment for Arthritis

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Many patients prefer or require a non-operative treatment for arthritis. That treatment usually comes in the form of pills. [Read Full Article…]


What Causes Osteoarthritis?

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Osteoarthritis (OA) is a disease characterized by the inflammation of joints and follows the wearing away of the cartilage that acts as a cushion between the bones. [Read Full Article…]


What Is Osteoarthritis?

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Osteoarthritis, which causes degeneration of the cartilage around the bones, is a type of arthritis that affects over 27 million people in the United State alone. [Read Full Article…]


How Hip Replacement Work

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The hip joint is called a ball-and-socket joint because the spherical head of the thighbone (femur) moves inside the cup-shaped hollow socket (acetabulum) of the pelvis. To duplicate this action,.. read more


What Brand Should You Choose For Your Joint Replacement?

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There are many medical products and brands competing in today’s marketplace, and joint replacement parts are no exception. The high number of options available for joint replacement prosthesis can make.. read more


What Are Your Post Operative Expectations Should Be

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After undergoing hip replacement, you may expect your lifestyle after the surgery to be a lot like the way it was before, but without the pain. In many ways, you.. read more


Pain Management After Hip or Knee Replacement Surgery

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After a hip or knee replacement surgery, you will stay 2 to 3 days in the hospital to recover from the anesthesia and surgery itself. A large bandage will be.. read more


Problems and Treatments After Hip or Knee Surgery

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Osteoarthritis (OA) is a disease characterized by the inflammation of joints and follows the wearing away of the cartilage that acts as a cushion between the bones. This degenerative joint.. read more


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