Knee Replacement: Is A Total or Partial Replacement Right for You?

If you suffer from severe knee pain, you know how debilitating it can be. Severe knee pain prevents you from engaging in strenuous activities you once enjoyed, such as running, dancing, fishing, tennis, golfing, and skiing. More importantly, it can make even simple activities like walking or changing positions in your sleep excruciating.

Written by GAOrtho Admin on Friday May 20, 2016
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Sprain versus Strain: What’s the Difference?

With spring in the air and swimsuit season right around the corner, gyms are crowded with people anxious to shed extra pounds they packed on over the winter. Hike and bike trails are packed with runners and cyclists anxious to log miles before the blazing summer heat settles in. In spring, doctors also see an uptick in patients with sprain and strain injuries. If you experience muscle or tendon pain, bruising, swelling, and/or stiffness, those symptoms indicate you may have a sprain or strain. Read on to learn what the difference is and how to treat it.

Written by GAOrtho Admin on Wednesday May 4, 2016
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