• Features
  • All Things Hip - The Ball and Socket Joint

    It is estimated that there are more than 300,000 total hip arthroplasties — hip replacements — performed in the United States every year. One of the most successful orthopedic procedures, it is also one of the most successful surgical procedures of... read more...
  • Fit to a T

    “My body’s been through a lot,” says Gregg Sawaya. At age 52, he’s undergone two hip replacements and a partial shoulder replacement, the legacy of his early career as a Hollywood stuntman. “I grew up in the motion picture business; my father was... read more...
  • Back To The Future

    In 1994, then-23-year-old Gloria Sotomayor injured her back at work. “I used to work serving banquets at a hotel, lifting those big trays,” she relates. “I had a herniated disk and was told I needed surgery to fix it. I had heard bad things about... read more...
  • The Complexities of the Rotator Cuff

    Every year thousands of Americans are stricken with shoulder pain due to an injury involving the rotator cuff. Whether you are an athlete, weekend warrior or even if you enjoy a more sedentary lifestyle, you might be one of those afflicted with... read more...