Hyaluronic Acid Treatment For Knee Arthritis – HSS

A new study at Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS) aims to determine if a hyaluronic acid treatment combined with an exercise program helps patients with knee arthritis more than exercise alone. Hyaluronic acid is a gel-like solution that acts as a lubricant and shock...

About Me – A Nation in Motion

What is the most rewarding part of being an orthopaedic surgeon? I can improve almost all of my patient’s quality of life. Sometimes it is as easy as physical therapy or an injection. Sometimes the answer is more complicated with surgery and prolonged rehab but either...

How to Prevent Sports Injuries – HSS

When she went to the emergency room, she was told she had a torn calf muscle, was put in a walking boot and was on crutches for three weeks. Once the boot came off, she needed several weeks of physical therapy. It was about six weeks before she could resume her...