Three million adolescents are diagnosed with scoliosis each year. Although this condition can affect a person at any age, young adults are among the most frequently diagnosed. If you have a child approaching adolescence, note these important scoliosis facts so that you can recognize the signs as quickly as possible.
You’ve just been in a car crash and your adrenaline is pumping. You don’t feel any real pain at the moment, don’t think any bones are broken, and you feel lucky to have escaped any serious injuries, so you head home. In a few days though, you begin to notice pain and some strange stiffness in parts of your body.
If you experience tingling, pain, stiffness, and cramping in your hand from using your smartphone, we could suggest you stop using it for about a month. That advice would most likely help, but we can hear you laughing now since we all know that isn’t remotely in the realm of possibilities.
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.
Do You Suffer From Knee Pain?
- Physical Therapy
- Pain Relief Injections
Q&A session is to follow. Refreshments will also be available.
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.
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.
The event is free to attend. Registration is required.
Register online HERE or call 518.612.2020 before September 18.
OrthoNY offices, including Urgent Care clinics, will be closed on Monday, September 2nd in celebration of Labor Day.
Have a safe and happy holiday weekend!