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Pregnancy Physical Therapy: Taking Control

From the announcement of pregnancy to the delivery of a new baby, the journey of childbirth is an exciting one. Through all the pregnancy phases, a mother’s body…

6 Tips to Ease Chronic Knee Pain

If you’re in need of knee pain relief, here are 6 easy tips you can act on right now. 1. Choose healthful foods. Although diet can’t cure osteoarthritis,…

High-Tech Knee Replacement Surgery Makes Strides

Knee technology. It’s a thing. And like other technology that improves our lives, it’s evolving. Knee replacements are a common, yet sophisticated procedure and that’s where the technology…

Best Friends: Core Workouts and Hip Strengthening Exercises

The hip is an important, yet underrecognized joint. It’s not simply a point of mobility, it’s a source of great power and strength in our physiology. When NBA…

Hip Impingement & The Active Adult

Hip impingement is a group of problems that can cause groin, thigh and buttock pain in active adults. It typically diminishes motion and the ability to do high-level…

Trending: Outpatient Surgery

Recently, MOSH was the recipient for a 5 Star Excellence Award for outpatient surgery. While we’re proud of this honor, at times the idea of outpatient surgery in…

Think Safety When Picking, Packing Backpacks

Improper use of backpacks can lead to muscle and joint injury, neck and shoulder pain, as well as posture problems. With back to school shopping underway, we want…

Supporting Our Community in Southeast Wisconsin

It’s good to have neighbors who care—people you can count on when you need help or support. And that’s exactly who we are. At Midwest Orthopedic Specialty Hospital…

What do Irish Fest, The Arthritis Foundation and Exercise Have in Common?

MOSH has been a proud sponsor and supporter of Milwaukee 5k Run / Walk to Irish Fest for years. In fact, on August 18 Dr. Pifel and Dr.…