Tag Archives: knee replacement

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…

Jun
29
2011
Dr. Helene Pavlov, Radiologist-in-Chief

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
15
2011
Dr. Brian Halpern, Sports Medicine Physician

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…

Apr
21
2011
Dr. Friedrich Boettner, Orthopedic Surgeon

Q1. I am in my 50s and enjoy running marathons. Will the impact from this activity eventually hurt my knees to the point where I may need a knee replacement? … More…

Mar
28
2011
HSS logo

Charles M. Fisher, physical therapist and section manager of Acute Care Orthopedic Rehabilitation at Hospital for Special Surgery, shares his top five tips for recovery after a total knee replacement. … More…

HSS on Facebook

Facebook Status

Hospital for Special Surgery
April 19, 2014 at 12:00 pm

The NHL playoffs are underway, and having a strong abdominal and core muscle strength is important for keeping players in top form. Gregory Reinhardt, HSS Physical Therapist, says: "While skating, the activation of a hockey player's oblique muscles is crucial for their ability to constantly push off from their skates." To read more about core strength for hockey players, visit http://hss.edu/onthemove/core-strength-for-hockey-players/.

Facebook Picture
  • Blogroll

  • Categories

  •