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Common Golf Hip Injuries

Golf is often thought of as a gentle, calm, non-contact sport that is easy on the body. In comparison to football or hockey, that may be true. However,…

Growing Pains in Teenage Males

By: Andy Feld, MPT, CSCS, CMTPT As we all know, boys between ages 9 to 15 grow like weeds. We notice that they need more sleep and want to…

Easing the Pain of Spring Cleaning

You don’t have to live through many winters in Wisconsin to know they are long! Despite living most of my life here, I never seem to get used…

How Can I Prepare for My Upcoming Knee or Hip Replacement?

When all nonsurgical options fail in treating your painful arthritic knee or hip, your surgeon may recommend a total joint replacement procedure. With over 1 million such procedures…

Do I Need Surgery for My Meniscus Tear?

Meniscus tears are among the most common knee injuries. They can be caused by a single traumatic event or as a result of chronic degeneration. These injuries are…

How to Tell If You Have a Concussion

Midwest Orthopedic Specialty Hospital’s athletic training staff provides support to many high school teams and at sporting events throughout Southeast Wisconsin. Part of their job is to educate…

Non-Surgical Treatments of Degenerative Joint Disease

Degenerative joint disease is the most common chronic condition of the joints and occurs most often in knees, hips, lower back and neck, small joints of the fingers,…

The Very Best of The Edge Orthopedic Blog

New to The Edge orthopedic blog? Here’s a roundup of our most popular articles, including orthopedic news, announcements, tips and resources. Meet Our Milwaukee Magazine Top Doctors for…

The Midwest Orthopedic Sports Medicine Show is Back on 105.7 FM The Fan

The Midwest Orthopedic Sports Medicine Radio Show has ended for the season. Thank you to all who tuned in over the past several months! The Midwest Orthopedic Sports…