by Cory Calendine, MD, Orthopedic Surgeon, Hip and Knee Specialist
When it comes to improving quality of life, hip replacement is one of the most successful surgeries medicine. Orthopaedic surgeons perform more than 300,000 hip replacements in the US every year. In the video below, Dr. Calendine discusses the actual implant components involved in total knee replacement surgery.
Thank You for Subscribing to Bone Health & Harmony Blog!
Oops! Something Went Wrong, Please Enter Your Email Again.
Cory Calendine, MD is an Orthopaedic Surgeon and founding partner of the Bone and Joint Institute of Tennessee at Williamson County Hospital in Franklin, TN. Dr. Calendine is an expert in Joint Replacement, specializing in Hip and Knee Surgery. From diagnosis through treatment, the Orthopaedic Surgical experts at the Bone and Joint Institute use the latest techniques and technology to improve care for people with musculoskeletal problems. For more information, please contact our office or schedule your appointment today.
New cloth face mask research from aerosol scientists at Virginia Tech confirms that cloth face masks can provide protection for the person wearing the mask and others they are around. This article outlines study highlights and the face mask material combination proven to provide the most effective filtration.
Tibial plateau fractures are an injury to the top of the shin bone (tibia) near the knee joint. Tibia fractures most often occur due to high impact trauma or falls and sometimes require surgical treatment.
The medical community has recognized the contribution of prescription opioids in the growing national opioid crisis. Research studies are evaluating the safety and efficacy of opioid alternatives and multimodal pain treatment protocols. Decreasing and even eliminating the use of opioids for perioperative pain control is becoming a standard of care for orthopaedic surgical procedures.