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When To See An Orthopedic Surgeon

When To See An Orthopedic Surgeon

When a person experiences chronic joint, muscle or bone pain, it may be time for that person to see an orthopedic surgeon. Though many types of medical professionals specialize in the care and relief of musculoskeletal conditions, orthopedic surgeons deal specifically with the musculoskeletal system, which includes the nerves, joints, tendons, bones, ligaments and muscles.…

How Do You Close My Knee Incision?

How Do You Close My Knee Incision?

This article is intended to give a brief overview of how the soft tissues of the knee are closed after a knee replacement surgery. The same principles apply to closure of other surgical incisions and this is very similar to the hip and other joints.Because the skin is the body’s first line of defense against…