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Shoulder Osteoarthritis

Shoulder osteoarthritis can be significant cause of pain and disability in the upper extremity. Cartilage helps allow for motion in the joints of the body, but it can be degraded... Continue Reading

Hip Fracture

Hip fractures are one of the most common surgically treated fractures of the lower extremity in the United States and are most likely to be seen in elderly people after... Continue Reading

Femoral Neck Fracture

Femoral neck fractures are a serious injury that either happen in elderly patients with poor bone quality or in younger patients who sustain a high energy trauma such as a... Continue Reading

Distal Radius Fracture

Fractures of the distal radius are very common injuries to the upper extremity. People who are at high risk are the elderly, people with osteoporosis and specifically women who have... Continue Reading

Distal Biceps Rupture

Tears of the distal biceps account for 10% of biceps injuries. The are most commonly seen in men in their 40s after an attempt to contract the muscle with the... Continue Reading