Olympic Medals

Joint Replacement Isn’t Just For Olympic Athletes

With the world transfixed on the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, it is amazing…
Dr. Leone's patient travels

Demand for Summer Travel Surges as Vaccinated Seniors Rebound

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osteoarthritis

Hip and Knee Arthritis: Do PRP and Stem Cell Injections Work?

An estimated 50 million Americans have osteoarthritis (OA) .…

South Florida Hospital News – Dr. Leone: COVID Raises Questions about Which Surgeries Are Elective

When mandates were issued postponing elective surgeries…
sexual activities

After hip or knee replacement when can I shower, drive, return to work, and have sex?

I decided to write this short blog on four common questions, topics I’m routinely asked about after someone has a hip or knee surgery. When is it ok to shower and get the incision wet, when it’s safe to drive, when should they plan on returning to work and the what factors drive that timing, and finally when it’s safe to resume sexual activities?