Total Joint Trek 2019

by Colin Johns - Posted on Aug 2, 2019

Join us for the 3rd annual Total Joint Trek at the Ascension St. Vincent Orthopedic Hospital! This event was established to promote well-being and inspire individuals with joint replacements to lead active, healthy lifestyles. Total Joint Trek is a great way to get out and support others who have common background while working towards improving yourself!

For more information visit our website : www.totaljointtrek.com
Sign up for the event online: https://forms.gle/V2sp7nxfLopkatKF8

Frozen Shoulder

by Dr. Timothy Hamby - Posted on Dec 18, 2018

Adhesive Capsulitis – also known as Frozen Shoulder – is a common cause of pain which affects up to five percent of adults.  This article will cover everything you need to know about recognizing Adhesive Capsulitis and how to treat it.


“Frozen Shoulder”

Severe arthritis of the ankle joint is the result of progressive wearing down of the articular cartilage cushion that lines the joint, ultimately creating bone-on-bone grinding. End-stage arthritis results in pain, combined with loss of function and mobility – severely limiting normal activity. When this end stage is reached and non-operative options (such as medication, injections, and bracing) have been exhausted, patients are presented with two methods of surgical treatment.


“End-Stage Arthritis of the Ankle”