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Clinical Trial Total Knee Replacement Patients

Total Knee Replacement (TKR) has been a well-established and successful procedure for 50 years and has helped millions of people worldwide. More than 750,000 TKRs are performed each year in the United States and recent studies indicate that number is expected to increase more than 650 percent from 2005 through 2025.

Treat the Patient, Not the X-rays or Scans

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In this article I will discuss the patient who has significant disability from a hip or knee, but whose workup either is not definitive or doesn’t appear “severe enough” to warrant joint replacement.

Staying Ahead of the Pain Curve for a Faster, Better Recovery

At The Leone Center for Orthopedic Care, we are very sensitive to our patients concerns about post-operative pain. We’ve learned that patients have less pain and get well faster when they know what to expect after surgery. We believe a well-informed patient has a better recovery.

Top 20 Questions to Ask Your Orthopedic Surgeon Prior to Surgery

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- On my medical blog, I have discussed many topics surrounding…

Top Six Questions to Determine Serious Knee Pain or Need for Knee Surgery

--- Knee pain is a widespread complaint affecting people of…