GYMNAST’s Wrist :::Overuse syndrome of the wrist primarily affecting young gymnastsMay lead to premature closure of distal radial physis Pathophysiology wrist undergoes supraphysiological loads due to use as a weight bearing joint repetitive stress causes inflammation at growth plate of distal radius microtrauma can lead to premature closure of distal radial physis resulting in secondary Read More →

History of Total Hip Prosthesis :1891Dr. Gluck performs first reported attempt at a hip replacement with ivory used to replace the femoral head 1940 Austin Moore performs first metallic hip replacement surgery (hemiarthroplasty) with a proximal femoral replacement bolted to the femur 1952 Austin Moore prosthesis developed  History of Total Hip Prosthesis 1960s Sir John Read More →

If you have osteoarthritis of the knee, you can take advantage of a wide range of treatment options. The effectiveness of different treatments varies from person to person. The choice of treatment should be a joint decision between you and your Orthopaedician. The purpose of treatment is to reduce pain, increase function and generally reduce your Read More →