Blood Transfusions During Surgery

Some of the most common questions that our patients have prior to surgery are in regard to the possible need for a blood transfusion during the operation.  At the Leone Center for Orthopedic Care, we welcome such questions as part of our patient-care philosoply. We want you to fully understand all aspects of your surgery…

How To Recognize and Manage Referred Pain

The human body’s “shared wiring” can intermingle and cause unusual effects, especially with regard to pain. At the Leone Center for Orthopedic Care, we sometimes see patients who are experiencing what commonly is known as “referred pain” or persistent pain in one area of the body that actually is caused by injury, weakness or arthritis…