Orthopedics | Midwest Orthopedic Specialty Hospital

Alert: Mandated Postponement of All Non-Emergency Cases Due to COVID-19 Coronavirus Outbreak

MOSH and Ascension are following guidelines from the CDC, Surgeon General, and American College of Surgeons, which have recommended limiting elective services. Effective March 19, 2020, a statewide…

How to Master Pain Management During Athletic Training

Pain is important. Nobody wants to experience it, but pain does have a purpose. Pain is the body’s way of communicating a potential problem or injury. Recently BBC…

Why Finding the Best Shoulder Exercises is Important

Shoulders are strong but vulnerable. The American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine reports more than 1.4 million shoulder arthroscopies are performed worldwide each year. And Loyola University Health…

Shoulder Pain: Labrum Tears

Labrum tears are painful and can be caused by a number of situations. The most common cause is an acute traumatic injury or strain caused by repetitive overhead…

Advice from the Champs: The Milwaukee Wave

We are proud to be the Official Sports Medicine Provider of the Milwaukee Wave. We not only support the team, but also the team behind the team like…

What You Need to Know About Hip Preservation & Solutions for Hip Pain

A specialty of orthopedics, hip preservation uses the least invasive techniques to decrease pain and disability without implanting joint replacements. There are many aspects of the anatomy of…

What is the National Hip Fracture Database?

For more than a decade, medical practitioners in England, Wales, and Northern Ireland have been keeping tabs on broken hips. This effort isn’t status quo medical record keeping.…

Robotic-Assisted Surgery: The Future is Here

You have just learned you must undergo joint replacement surgery. You are hopeful that you will soon regain the quality of life that you are accustomed to. But…

Why Do I Feel Calf Pain After Running?

Almost all healthy, active people who participate in vigorous activity experience some sort of cramping or calf pain at some point. This cramping and numbness or tingling are…