Surgical

  • Arthroscopic Surgery Specialists

    Arthroscopy is a orthopedic surgical procedure  surgeons use to diagnose, and treat problems inside a joint. The word arthroscopy comes from the Greek words, “arthro” (joint) and “skopein” (to look). The term literally means “to look within the joint.” In the arthroscopic examination, an surgeon makes an incision in the skin and then inserts straw-sized instruments that contain a lens and […] Learn More

  • Fracture Management

    Is my fracture a compound fracture? A compound fracture is actually a fracture in which the skin is broken over the bone.  A comminuted fracture is a fracture with many pieces but it does not go through the skin. Will the plates and screws set off the metal detectors at the airport? With the recent […] Learn More

  • Total Joint Replacement Surgery

    What is total joint replacement? During joint replacement surgery, an arthritic or damaged joint is removed and replaced with an artificial joint, called a prosthesis. What is a joint? A joint is formed by the ends when two or more bones are connected by thick tissues. The knee joint is formed by the lower leg […] Learn More