Treatment Options for Joint Pain during COVID-19

Because of the COVID-19 pandemic, many typically scheduled activities have been either cancelled or postponed indefinitely. Although many areas are already entering Phase Two (where many...

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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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Do I Really Need a Joint Replacement?

We probably all know at least one person who’s had a joint replacement—a knee, a hip, maybe even a shoulder. If you ask them about that experience, the answers you get may range from, “It’s fine,...

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5 Things to Know Before Getting a Total Knee Replacement

As with any major medical procedure, it is important to gather as much knowledge as you can to decide whether you want to opt for a total knee replacement (TKR). There is evidence in medical...

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Alternative Joint Pain Treatments

When pain in one of your joints gets so bad that you’re seriously considering replacement surgery, don’t commit to that until you’ve fully explored your options. A joint replacement should be your...

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Should You Have Joint Replacement Surgery?

If you have severe joint pain, you know it can become so bothersome that it forces you to stop moving and enjoying your usual activities. Or, perhaps the pain is so unbearable that you’ve...

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Non-Surgical Treatments For Osteoarthritis

If your joints are stiff, especially first thing when you get up in the morning or after sitting for a while, you may have osteoarthritis. This is a degenerative joint disease which is very common—

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About Non-Surgical Joint Treatment [Video]

Having chronic joint pain doesn't mean you have to go under the knife. Our patients experience reduced pain and an increased quality of life after just one session. Dr. Whalen explains our...

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Top Options for Avoiding a Hip Replacement

According to the National Center for Health Statistics, the number of hip replacement surgeries performed each year has doubled over the last decade, leading many to believe that if they have...

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Am I Too Young for Knee Replacement Surgery

Knee replacement surgery is not a permanent cure. Typically, the new metal joint will last 10 to 15 years. “So even if everything is perfect, you could be looking at two or potentially even more...

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