Orthopedics | Midwest Orthopedic Specialty Hospital

Common Question Answered: How to Find a Carpal Tunnel Doctor Near Me?

We tend to take our extremities for granted, especially our hands and wrists. From handling tools to typing and texting, we place a lot of stress on them.…

Considering The Guo Technique for Carpal Tunnel? Read This First

Like you, I’ve heard a lot of buzz recently about a new carpal tunnel release procedure known as the Guo Technique or thread Carpal Tunnel release. I have…

The Important Role of Orthopedic Nurses

It’s National Orthopedic Nurses Week and therefore, the perfect time to shine the spotlight on the caring individuals who have devoted their careers to this noble profession. Orthopedic…

Why Athletes Are Using IV Therapy to Aid Performance & Recovery

Written for MOSH by Dr. Alia Fox, Founder and Medical Director for H2O. While training, athletes are constantly pushing themselves to the limit to reach new milestones and…

Lower Back Pain? It Could Be Your SI Joint

Your lower back is screaming with pain. You’re past the point of ignoring it. Did you realize the problem could be caused by a joint that—strangely enough—barely moves?…

How Does Psychology Affect Sports Performance?

Whether you’re ready to dominate on the tennis court or preparing for tomorrow’s big presentation at work, optimal health and peak performance go hand in hand. This is…

Healing Hands: The Benefits of Manual Therapy

Healthcare can be hands-on, in the most literal of ways. When it comes to rehabilitation, manual therapy, which is treatment applied by the hands of a physician, can…

It’s Not Sci-fi: 3D Printing Human Cartilage

Without cartilage, our joints won’t work. It is the connective tissue found between bones, in our airways, at the tips of our ribs, between vertebrae and in our…

Nurses, Our Unsung Heroes

Earlier this month, the nation celebrated the dedication, compassion, and professionalism of all nurses. National Nurses Week was launched in 1993 by the American Nurses Association. Every year,…