Author: OrthoNY

5 Common Mistakes Patients Make When Getting a Knee Replacement

Knee replacement surgeries are a safe and effective way to help patients improve mobility, have less pain, and resume normal activities. In fact, many patients often wonder why they waited so long to finally address their pain.

On the other hand, there are those who are less than satisfied with their decision, and here are some of the biggest mistakes that led them to that unfortunate result.

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Educational Seminar: Knee Pain

Do You Suffer From Knee Pain?

Ellis Medicine and OrthoNY invite you to a free discussion to learn more about knee pain and what treatment options are available to you, including:

  • Medications
  • Physical Therapy
  • Pain Relief Injections
  • Surgery

Q&A session is to follow. Refreshments will also be available.

Featured Speaker:

Daniil Polishchuk, MD of OrthoNY will be the featured speaker at this educational event.

Dr. Polishchuk is a board certified orthopedic surgeon who specializes in Adult Hip and Knee Reconstruction as well as orthopedic trauma. His focus is on minimally invasive hip and knee replacement surgery as well as revision hip and knee replacement surgery.

Event Details:

This educational seminar will be on Wednesday, September 18 from 6 – 7:30 PM at McClellan Street Health Center’s Robb Auditorium.

McClellan Street Health Center is located at 600 McClellan Street, Schenectady, NY.

Registration:

The event is free to attend. Registration is required.

Register online HERE or call 518.612.2020 before September 18.

Knee Pain & Arthritis Educational Seminar flyer

Why You May Be Experiencing Hip Pain at Night

You toss, you turn, and you get zero sleep. 

If that sounds like a regular night for you because of hip pain, you’re probably going to want some relief as soon as possible. The first course of action is to figure out the root of that pain, so here are a few things you may be experiencing, along with some tips on how to help ease the pain.

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Facts About Spinal Fusion You May Not Know

Just like many medical procedures, hearing the term “spinal fusion” can immediately cause concern and fear in someone due to the unknown.  Instead of taking time to Google horror stories and cause your brain to create all sorts of scenarios, we’ve compiled a few fast facts about spinal fusion that may help ease your mind.

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July 4th, 2019 Holiday Hours

ALL OrthoNY Offices, including Urgent Cares, will be closed on Thursday, July 4th, in observance of Independence Day.

On Friday, July 5th, OrthoNY offices will be closed but all Urgent Cares will be open from 8-2.

Normal weekend hours resume on Saturday, July 6th.