The Real Risks associated with Knee and Hip replacement surgeries

The Real Risks associated with Knee and Hip replacement surgeries

Many patients who pursue a knee or hip replacement assume they are going for a routine medical procedure that gives them a new joint. In reality they are going for a joint amputation, which is then replaced with an artificial prosthesis. Moreover the real risks...
Fixing Hip pain with SI joint treatment

Fixing Hip pain with SI joint treatment

The first time I recall my mother having difficulty with her hip was during my college application process. I recall after an hour of walking she began to limp during the college campus tour due to pain in her hip. It wasn’t too long that we were behind the rest...
How to save your hip after a labral tear

How to save your hip after a labral tear

The hip labrum is a layer of tissue that extends from the cartilage that protects the hip joint.  When injured it can cause pain and catching of the joint. If you’ve failed conservative treatment such as physical therapy and rest, a common treatment for hip...
Runner injuries- Iliotibial band pain

Runner injuries- Iliotibial band pain

The iliotibial band is a supportive connective tissue along the side of your thigh.  It starts at the top of the hip and extends down along the outer part of your thigh and inserts at the knee.  It’s main function is to help stabilize the hip and knee. The IT...
Regenexx Stem Cell treatment for Hip Labrum tears

Regenexx Stem Cell treatment for Hip Labrum tears

The labrum is a ring of cartilage in the hip joint that helps to secure your hip and offers an extra cushion and protective layer for the hip joint. When torn, this can cause pain in the hip, locking or catching sensation, and functional limitation. Isolated labral...