Monthly Archives: December 2011

Dec
15
2011
Dr. Robert Rozbruch, Orthopedic Surgeon

Q1. I have AVN bi-lateral in ankles, was told replacement was not an option because of the AVN only to have them fused yet then was told replace one and … More…

Dec
12
2011

Pediatric Syndromic Scoliosis

by HSS on the Move
Model of spine

The vast majority of scoliosis cases—a condition of the spine in which the spine curves to varying degrees—are  due  to unknown causes and can develop during the infantile, juvenile or … More…

Dec
9
2011

Common Hockey Injuries

by HSS on the Move
Hockey players

The most common shoulder injuries in hockey include acromioclavicular (A-C joint) separation in the shoulder, clavicle (collarbone) fractures, and shoulder dislocations. Dr. John MacGillivray, Orthopedic Surgeon, discusses these three common hockey … More…

Dec
7
2011
Dr. Alejandro Gonzalez Della Valle, Hip & Knee Surgeon

Q. I was told that I have the early stages of arthritis in my left knee. Can you tell me what I can do to prevent it from getting worse? Arthritis … More…

Dec
5
2011

Holiday Decorating Safety Tips

by HSS on the Move
Decorating christmas tree

The holidays are here! People are busy lifting heavy objects and climbing ladders to decorate their homes which can lead to a number of injuries.  Lauren Smith, Physical Therapist, has … More…