Monthly Archives: June 2011

Jun
29
2011
Ct (computed Tomography) Scanner In Hospital

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
Arthritis at ankle joint (Gout Rheumatoid arthritis)

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
Conceptual 3D human man anatomy or health design, joint or artic

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
man has pain in wrist

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…