CATEGORY: Health & Fitness
IBJI OrthoInform is a podcast from Illinois Bone & Joint Institute designed with patients in mind. Orthopedic physicians from IBJI explain what patients need to know about orthopedic conditions and treatments, including what to expect before and after surgery.
Rotator Cuff RepairThe rotator cuff is a group of four tendons that originate off the shoulder blade and scapula and blend together and insert on the humerus. It essentially holds together the shoulder joint. Rotator cuff tears c…
Rotator Cuff (Preview)In this preview, Dr. David Hamming explains how MRI is used to visualize rotator cuff injuries and the factors that he considers when creating treatment plans for his patients.
Achilles Tendon Repair SurgeryThe Achilles tendon is key to the health of the foot and ankle. Achilles tendon treatment has changed significantly in the last ten years, including more aggressive rehabilitation protocols following surgery.
Total Hip ReplacementThe introduction of total hip replacement surgery revolutionized people's ability to walk, function and really carry out near-normal function from a condition that was debilitating. Learn about the history of h…