Tag Archives: osteoarthritis

Jul
17
2012
PRP Injection for Tendon Tear

Platelet rich plasma (PRP) continues to be the buzz when treating various musculoskeletal problems. It stimulates the body’s healing response for tissue repair at the site of injury. While the … More…

Jan
16
2012

When to See a Doctor for Pain

by HSS on the Move
Doctor and patient

Occasional aches and pains are a fact of life, especially as many of us reach our later years. But if you’ve been experiencing pain in your joints or muscles and … More…

Nov
9
2011
Dr. Anil Ranawat, Orthopedic Surgeon

Q1. Can you talk about the current status of artificial cartilage? I had knee surgery 20+ years ago and they removed cartilage from my left knee and now I am … More…

Jul
10
2011
Dr. Susan Goodman, Rheumatologist & Internist

Q1: My mother developed RA in her mid fifties and many female relatives on her side of the family also had it.  As her daughter, are the odds against me … 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…