Category: Orthopedics

Aug
4
2014

Ask the Expert: Scoliosis, Part II

by Dr. Matthew Cunningham
8.4 Blog

Hospital for Special Surgery partnered with Curvy Girls Scoliosis to host our first-ever scoliosis Facebook chat, titled “Life with Scoliosis: Diagnosis and Treatment.” Thank you to all who participated! Dr. … More…

Jul
29
2014
blog 7.29

It’s time for this week’s HSS Injury Report! This week there is a lot of discussion about the players competing for a spot on the USA Basketball team. See below … More…

Jul
16
2014

Ask the Expert: Sports Hernia Injuries

by Dr. Bryan Kelly and Dr. Danyal Nawabi
sports hernia blog

In this week’s installment of Ask the Expert, Dr. Bryan Kelly and Dr. Danyal Nawabi, Orthopedic Surgeons, answer your questions on sports hernia injuries: Q1. What is a sports hernia? … More…

Jul
12
2014

Welcoming Dr. Albert to HSS

by Dr. Todd J. Albert
Dr albert blog

HSS welcomed Todd J. Albert, M.D. as its new surgeon-in-chief and medical director on July 1. A world renowned orthopedic spine surgeon, Dr. Albert has dedicated his professional life to … More…

Jul
11
2014
7.11 blog

The repair of medial collateral ligament (MCL) tears, commonly known as Tommy John surgery, has become increasingly common in athletes under the age of eighteen, and even among the younger … More…