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July 13, 2017
Bi-level disc replacement is a surgery used to treat bi-level disc herniations in the neck. Learn more about this surgery, its benefits, and recovery time.
Medically Reviewed by UPMC Orthopaedic Care
Categorized as: Orthopaedics
Tagged with: bilateral disc replacement, orthopaedic surgery, orthopaedics
April 5, 2017
Ariana received treatment for a partial ACL tear at the UPMC Rooney Sports Complex. Read more about her treatment and recovery.
Medically Reviewed by Sports Medicine
Categorized as: Sports Medicine
Tagged with: acl tear, back to school, orthopaedic surgery, physical therapy, sports injury, sports medicine
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December 30, 2016
Mark Turley, 55, was an avid runner with four half-marathons under his belt, when persistent pain in his groin sidelined his fitness regimen.
Tagged with: back stenosis, back surgery, bilateral hip replacement, orthopaedic surgery, pain management, paint story, UPMC Orthopaedic Care
July 7, 2015
To help you get race-ready and maximize your training, we recommend a dynamic warm-up and crosstraining.
Categorized as: Fitness, Sports Medicine
Tagged with: cross training, dynamic warmup, marathon training, orthopaedic surgery, sports medicine, Total Body Cross Training, UPMC Lemieux Sports Complex
April 13, 2015
Learn more about joint replacement surgery, recovery, and prevention in this edition of Medical Mondays.
Tagged with: joint, joint pain, knee replacement, malunion, medical mondays, nonunion, orthopaedic surgery, physical therapy, rehabilitation, reverse shoulder replacement, rotator cuff, shoulder replacement
April 8, 2015
In cases of a severe rotator cuff injury, coupled with arthritis in the shoulder, a reverse shoulder replacement may be the best treatment option.
Tagged with: arthroplasty, joint replacement, medical mondays, orthopaedic surgery, reverse shoulder replacement, rotator cuff, rotator cuff surgery, shoulder, shoulder replacement
September 8, 2014
Hip pain is a common complaint and frequent reason patients seek help from their doctors, but is the underlying issue back problems? Learn more.
Categorized as: Living and Wellness, Orthopaedics
Tagged with: arthritis, Dharmesh Vyas, diagnostic testing, herniated discs, Hip pain, low back pain, MRI, orthopaedic surgery, physical therapy, ruptured discs, spinal stenosis, x-ray
May 14, 2014
Learn more about your bones and how they change over the course of a lifetime. Find some easy tips to keep your bones healthy.
Tagged with: fracturing, injuries, injury, orthopaedic surgery, osteoporosis, Vitamin D
January 25, 2014
Just 30 minutes of daily exercise can help older adults lower their risk of dozens of common health conditions. Learn more.
Categorized as: Family Health, Fitness
Tagged with: cross training, cycling, daily exercise, FACE, fitness, fitness plan, George Burns, orthopaedic surgery, Performance and Research Initiative for Masters Athletes, PRIMA, rowing, running, swimming