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Avoid a Back Injury with Safe Lifting Techniques

Avoid Back Injury

It’s easy to suffer a back injury when lifting heavy objects. Whether your work requires frequent heavy lifting or you only occasionally lift large or unwieldy items, you’re at risk for a sprain, strain, herniated disk or other painful spine-rel ... View More...

Robotic Hip Replacement Surgery Wound Care

Robotic Hip Replacement

Robotic hip replacement surgery is a minimally invasive surgical technique. Although the prosthetic components are the same as those used for traditional hip arthroplasty, the incisions required for implant placement are much smaller. Smaller incis ... View More...

Knee Replacement Surgery and Fall Risks

Knee Replacement Surgery

If you’re having knee replacement surgery this winter, you may have concerns about falling. With all the ice and snow here in northern Utah — and with you a little unsteady on your feet — you have a right to be worried about taking a tum ... View More...

Is Hand Arthritis Caused by Cracking Your Knuckles?

Hand Arthritis

Will you get hand arthritis if you crack your knuckles? Chances are, your mother or grandmother warned you to stop cracking your knuckles as a child. But if you’re like many people, you do it anyway. Up to 45 percent of the population cracks the ... View More...

Do You Have a Migraine or a Cervicogenic Headache?

cervicogenic-headache

A cervicogenic headache can often resemble a true migraine, causing confusion for patients suffering from this painful condition. Cervicogenic headache is a form of referred pain resulting from a problem in the cervical spine (neck). But because mig ... View More...

Shoulder Pain Relief with Guided Injections

shoulder pain relief

Shoulder pain can result from a range of injuries, diseases and medical conditions affecting the joint or the surrounding muscles, tendons and ligaments. For many patients suffering with painful shoulder injuries and chronic conditions, guided inject ... View More...

Chronic Knee Pain Causes & Treatment

chronic knee pain

Chronic knee pain can result from a variety of orthopedic injuries, diseases and conditions. This type of pain is characterized by its enduring nature and the unlikelihood that it will go away without treatment. For many, the chronic aching and disc ... View More...

Posttraumatic Arthritis Treatment Options

posttraumatic-arthritis

Posttraumatic arthritis is a chronic form of osteoarthritis that develops after a serious injury to a joint. This condition affects more young patients — although it can affect anyone who suffers a significant joint injury — and leads to red ... View More...