Dinner with the Doctor: Wednesday, May 7

Upcoming talk:  Wednesday, May 7.  Periodically I host a free, hour-long informational session called the Dinner with the Doctor, which is tailored specifically to give information and hope to those experience knee and hip joint problems.  As head of the Leone Center for Orthopedic Care at Holy Cross Hospital, part of my philosophy is to…

Guest Blog: “My Experience with Total Knee Surgery,” by Edward Stupi

Introduction: At the Leone Center for Orthopedic Care, we firmly believe that patients who have the most information possible about what to expect before and after surgery not only have a better experience but a quicker recovery. From the first visit to our office to the pre-operative class, we want you to know what will…

Pseudotumors in total hip replacement patients due to metal ion levels

Dr. Leone recently co-authored a poster for the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons about the adverse local tissue reactions (pseudotumors) in total hip replacement patients with dual taper femoral stems (consisting of titanium stems with interchangeable modular necks) due to metal ion levels.  For the full post, please visit http://AAOS.apprisor.org/index.cfm?k=dwz2gp19r1