Knee - Knee Replacement Alternatives

I would like to play golf again – knee replacement and the golfer

Ross Hauser, MD A lot of people play golf with knee pain. As you will see in some of the example stories, case histories, and research below, many golfers play through pain with the help of various remedies and self-help treatments. Eventually, their knee will hurt them so much that […]

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Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome and knee replacement complications

Ross A. Hauser, MD.  There is not much by way of published research on the problems of knee replacement complications in Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome patients. Below I have listed and summarized the most recent research. Patients with Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome can have successful knee replacement surgery. However, for some, recovery and complications […]

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Finding help for post knee replacement pain and complications

Ross Hauser, MD., Danielle R. Steilen-Matias, MMS, PA-C Can we help you with your continued knee pain after knee replacement surgery? In this article, we will explore the problems identifying the source of knee pain after knee replacement and how identifying and treating soft tissue damage may be the answer […]

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Alternatives to Knee Replacement Surgery

Ross Hauser, MD, Danielle R. Steilen-Matias, MMS, PA-C. Many people are faced with a decision when they go to their orthopedist surgeon with the knowledge that all conservative care treatments have now failed and they will be told that they should strongly consider knee replacement surgery. So here you are, […]

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Does a knee replacement help you lose weight?

Ross A. Hauser, MD; Danielle R. Steilen-Matias, MMS, PA-C Many patients are under the assumption that the quickest way to attack their obesity problem is to get a knee replacement. The thinking is that if they eliminate their knee pain with their “new knee,” they can exercise, be more active, […]

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Who can and who can’t kneel after knee replacement

Ross A. Hauser, MD. Who can and who can’t kneel after knee replacement For some people, there may be no choice, they will need a knee replacement. One of the problems encountered after knee replacement is the patient’s inability to kneel. What makes this problem so frustrating for some, as […]

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