Monthly Archives: January 2012

Jan
30
2012

Tips for Building Bone Strength

by HSS on the Move
Women with weights

Patricia Spergl, MSN, RN, ANP-BC, Nurse Clinician at the Osteoporosis Prevention Center at HSS, offers the following advice about exercise and building bone strength: Exercise recommendations for building bone strength are two-fold.  One … More…

Jan
27
2012

Workspace Tips

by HSS on the Move
Desk with computer

Spending hours a day at your desk can be tough on your body. Julia Doty, occupational therapist, shares these tips to optimize your workstation and improve your workspace: When you … More…

Jan
25
2012
Dr. Frank Cordasco, Orthopedic Surgeon

Q1. Which is better for ACL repair- cadaver or allograft? What is the recovery time after ACL repair? My daughter needs ACL repair during summer college break. When the ACL … More…

Jan
20
2012
Snowboarder

Skiing and snowboarding can be lots of fun, but there are those who will end up as one of the thousands who are injured on the slopes each year. Hospital … More…

Jan
18
2012
Dr. Michelle Carlson, Orthopedic Surgeon

Q1. I had UCL surgery on my thumb in August of ’09. Can anything be done if the surgeon made the ligament too tight? I cannot hold a 2 liter soda … More…