Electrical Stimulation in Spinal Fusion

Electrical Stimulation in Spinal Fusion

Electrical Stimulation in Spinal Fusion by Hunter Pharis Each year there are approximately 400,000 spinal fusion surgeries that account for $13 billion in aggregate hospital costs, the highest of any procedure in the United States [1, 2].  Diseases that often lead to...
The Hand Doctor is In… Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

The Hand Doctor is In… Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

The Hand Doctor is In… Carpal Tunnel Syndrome by Ryan Klinefelter, MD When people hear about orthopedic injuries, they usually think about knees, shoulders, and hips.  Hand injuries send a million workers to ERs each year.  U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics...
Knee Pain? What is the Most Common Cause in Adults?

Knee Pain? What is the Most Common Cause in Adults?

Knee Pain? What is the Most Common Cause in Adults? by B. Rodney Comisar, MD Knee pain is one of the most common patient complaints seen in the orthopaedist’s office.  There are many causes of knee pain, which can vary depending on the age of the patient.  Knee...