Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) Treatments for Knee Osteoarthritis

By |April 12th, 2022|Categories: Arthritis, Biologics, Cartilage, Knee, Knee Treatments, Regenerative Orthopedics|Tags: , , , |

Platelet rich plasma (PRP), continues to emerge as a less-invasive, safer treatment option for knee pain and knee osteoarthritis Plasma injections, or more formally, platelet rich plasma injections, continues to [...]

Makoplasty Robotic Partial Knee Replacement Comes to La Mesa, California

By |April 26th, 2018|Categories: Arthritis, Knee|Tags: |

Actual X-ray of a mako partial joint resurfacing patient Today the first of many makoplasty robotic joint replacement procedures was performed at Sharp Grossmont Hospital in La Mesa, California. [...]

Turmeric Supplements for Knee Pain

By |December 12th, 2016|Categories: Arthritis, Wellness|Tags: , , , , , , |

There is growing evidence that this brightly colored herb related to ginger is a promising disease fighting entity due to its anti-inflammatory properties. New research suggests turmeric can be used [...]

Do you really know how I ‘replace your knee’ ?

By |April 8th, 2016|Categories: Arthritis, arthroplasty, Knee, Knee Treatments|Tags: , , , , |

Two patients today alone were shocked when they heard how a knee is 'replaced'. I was asked if the entire knee is 'chopped out', cutting at the mid thigh and [...]

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