Monthly Archives: June 2011

Jun
29
2011
Dr. Helene Pavlov, Radiologist-in-Chief

Q1. When looking to see if someone is a candidate for total knee replacement, what do you look for on the images? Imaging is used to confirm the specific source … More…

Jun
27
2011
traveling with arthritis

The physical therapists at HSS’ Joint Mobility Center have provided these tips to make your trip easier and more enjoyable this summer! 1. Get a suitcase with wheels.  Try to get … More…

Jun
23
2011
Dr. David S. Levine, Orthopedic Surgeon

Q1. I am an active woman in her 20s and recently was diagnosed with a stress fracture in my ankle from breaking in new high heel shoes. I thought stress … More…

Jun
15
2011
Dr. Brian Halpern, Sports Medicine Physician

Q1: Are patients with immune deficiencies candidates for this PRP treatment? Platelet-Rich Plasma (PRP) treatments are most appropriate for chronic tendonopathies (disorders of the tendon) and some mild to moderate arthritis. … More…

Jun
13
2011
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Today kicks off Men’s Health Week and here to tell you five things men should know about arthritis is Dr. Theodore Fields, Rheumatologist: 1. The most common inflammatory arthritis in men … More…