Category: Orthopedics

Aug
27
2015
Pet Therapy

Pets can play an important role after surgery. Whether you are an animal lover or new to pets, they provide unconditional love, warmth, support, companionship and a sense of security. … More…

Aug
19
2015
Young Pitcher

In this week’s installment of Ask the Expert, Dr. Joshua Dines, Orthopedic Surgeon, answers questions on Little League injuries, including those found in the shoulder and elbow. Shoulder and elbow … More…

Aug
13
2015
College students moving in to the university campus

With the school year rapidly approaching, many young people will be starting their first year of college.  They are probably out there right now, buying all kinds of supplies for … More…

Aug
12
2015
Music Notes

Your anesthesiologist manages your pain before, during and after surgery, but did you know that often times, he or she will also choose the music that plays while you’re in … More…

Aug
10
2015

What is Parkinson’s Disease?

by Dr. Alexander Shtilbans
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Parkinson’s disease is the second most common neurodegenerative disorder, which affects approximately 1 million Americans. It is caused by degeneration of certain brain cells which make a neurotransmitter called dopamine. … More…