Weighing out the pros and cons of an outpatient knee procedure

June 28, 2016

Advantages and Disadvantages of an Outpatient Knee Procedure Thanks to technological and medical advancements, an outpatient knee procedure is very much a viable option for those with knee problems. Being a knee procedure outpatient means that patient will be able to go home the same day a few hours after their knee procedure. What is  … Read more

Shoulder Surgery Preparation

May 26, 2016

The shoulder joint is exceptionally vulnerable to being injured and obtaining arthritis. According to the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons, in 2006  approximately 7.5 million people reported shoulder having pain. When the traditional treatments do not work, or nor longer work, shoulder surgery may ensure that you regain strength and movement. Before shoulder surgery, you will  … Read more

Knee Noises: Popping and Cracking

May 26, 2016

When you start to hear your knees pop and crack, it can be extremely concerning. Fortunately, popping and cracking sounds aren’t usually signs that something’s wrong. According to Dr. David McAllister, “A lot of joints crack and the knees are a really common joint to crack,” he continued, “Most people have knees that crack when they squat  … Read more