Don’t let a twisted ankle or pulled hamstring derail your 2018 fitness goals. Atlantic Sports Health, in partnership with the Parisi Speed School, recently launched a series of videos that provide in-depth explanations of injuries common to athletes and how to prevent them. Each episode features one of our sports medicine experts discussing a different topic, such as anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) tears, concussions, ankle injuries and more. Watch now >
Orthopedics Programs and Screenings
Education and prevention can keep you and your loved ones healthy. We invite you to take advantage of the programs, support groups and screenings available.
Arthritis Support Group Arthritis patients can receive mutual education and encouragement. Fourth Tuesday of every month; 10:30 to 11:30am This group meets from March through December. 242 West Parkway, Pompton Plains, NJ For more information, please call 973-831-5367.
THURSDAY, Jan. 11, 2018 -- Injecting a calcium-based cement into the bones of some people with knee or hip pain could help them avoid joint replacement surgery, Ohio State University doctors say.
The calcium phosphate cement flows into the spongy inside portion of the bone, filling in microfractures and other damaged areas, and it hardens in about 10 minutes' time, said Dr. Kelton Vasileff, an orthopedic surgeon at the university's Wexner Medical Center.