In my nearly twenty-five years of orthopaedic practice, almost every patient referred to me with shoulder pain comes to my office with some form of fear about having a torn rotator cuff. Thankfully, not every aching shoulder is caused by a torn rotator cuff (RC), but it is common for the presence of a torn rotator cuff to cause pain.


““Doc, my Shoulder Hurts…is it my Rotator Cuff?””

Total Joint Trek 2018

by Austin Wolf - Posted on Jul 24, 2018

Join us at Wesselman Park on September 8, 2018 at 8:00 a.m. for the second annual Total Joint Trek. The walk is free for all joint replacement patients and $10 for family and friends. The registration form can be turned in to any ProRehab or Tri-State Orthopaedics location. To find out more about the event, visit http://www.totaljointtrek.com/.

 

Common Arthritis Myths

by Dr. Peter Knoll - Posted on Jul 18, 2018

A simple Google search for “knee arthritis” yields more results than a person can read in a lifetime. With information overload, it can be difficult to decipher what is true and applicable in your situation. While much of what is found on the internet is true regarding arthritis, some pieces of information are not. Hopefully these explanations will dispel some common arthritis myths.


“Common Arthritis Myths”

Concussion Awareness Week

by Austin Wolf - Posted on Jul 3, 2018

The St. Vincent Sports Concussion Alliance, a partnership between St. Vincent, Tri-State Orthopaedics, and ProRehab, is hosting three separate events on July 9th (Coaches and School Personnel Meeting), July 10th (Parent Meeting), and July 11th (Free ImPACT Baseline Testing). See the attached flyer to learn more about the details.