Patient Education

Some patients are good candidates for Reverse Shoulder Surgery. Title: Dr. Randall Robbins explains Reverse Shoulder surgery....

Dr. Paul Yau describes Hip Arthroscopy/Hip Preservation and how it is different than Hip Replacement. His patient, Teresa Tate, shares her experiences before and after her surgery....

Parkwest orthopedic surgeon tackles rare joint disease Randall Duckett is going to walk his youngest daughter down the aisle this spring. Just two years ago, he was wheelchair-bound. “It had gotten to the point at which his feet were curved at a 45-degree angle, so......

Most simply, hip replacement surgery is a treatment for pain and disability in the hip. The most common condition that results in the need for hip replacement surgery is osteoarthritis. “If you’re getting pain in the groin and buttocks and it interferes with getting sleep......

Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center is among only 15 percent of U.S. hospitals with the staff and facilities available to perform the latest approach in hip replacement surgery, called “Direct Anterior Hip Replacement.” In this procedure, the surgeon goes through the front (anterior) portion of......

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