Tag Archives: knee replacement

Jul
13
2012
Stationary bikes

Congratulations on making it through your recovery from your total knee replacement(s)!  Hopefully, you’ve begun traveling down the road towards the level of wellness you sought by undertaking this type of surgery. To … More…

May
23
2012
Dr. Beth Shubin Stein, Sports Medicine Surgeon

Answers written by: Dr. Beth Shubin Stein, Sports Medicine Surgeon Q1. Is heat or cold therapy better to treat knee pain? Heat is good for muscle tightness or soreness, but cold … 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…

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…