Dr. Sean Whalen

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Consider PRP Therapy to Heal & Prevent Osteoarthritis

This content of this blog post was updated on July 7, 2020. Previous comments have not been removed or edited.

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The Stages of Osteoarthritis

This blog post was updated on May 19, 2020. Previous comments have not been removed or edited. Osteoarthritis (OA) is the most frequently diagnosed type of arthritis, with more than 27 million...

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The Dangers of Knee Replacement Surgery

This blog post was updated on May 11, 2020. Previous comments have not been removed or edited.

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Common Workout Injuries That Can Have You Taking a Knee

by Dr. Sean Whalen | Nov 29, 2016 | Sports, Knee Pain | 0 Comments

Whether you run marathons, play an occasional pick-up game of basketball, or just enjoy a leisurely walk or bike ride, it’s easy to become one of the nearly 50% of knee pain patients that see...

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To Replace or Not To Replace: Are Non-Surgical Knee Pain Treatments The Answer?

More than 600,000 people opt for total knee replacements in the United States annually, according to the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons. But unfortunately, knee replacement surgery is...

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Top 3 Natural Remedies for Treating Arthritis

Arthritis is the number one cause of disability in the United States, with more than 50 million Americans experiencing the symptoms of pain, swelling, stiffness, inflammation, decreased range of...

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Worrisome Waltz? 4 Causes of Knee Pain While Dancing

  Dancing is a fantastic activity that can provide cardiovascular and strength-training benefits, both of which are very important for improving and maintaining health and vitality as we age....

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Fat Chance? Using Adipose-Derived Stem Cells to Regenerate Damaged Tissue

Although advances in medicine are made on a near daily basis, current treatments aren’t able to keep up with patients’ needs, especially with an aging population. Most often, the medical approach...

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Nagging Knees? Avoid These Four Mistakes to Save Them

In a popular 1997 commencement essay, columnist Mary Schmich bestowed a solid piece of counsel on the graduating crowd: “Be kind to your knees, you’ll miss them when they’re gone.” If only we all...

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No Pain, And Gain! Defying Gravity for Weight Loss and Improved Health

According to the CDC, over 70% of adults in the United States are overweight, with 38% of them considered obese. Unfortunately, the increases in our waistlines also reflect increases in obesity...

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