A study published in Arthroplasty is the first to review the association of a novel pin-less robot-assisted hip replacement technique with postoperative narcotic consumption.Read More
Incoming hand surgery trainees from Cleveland Clinic, UPMC, Ohio State and other medical centers attended Cleveland Clinic’s second annual Hand Fellows Boot Camp to review upper extremity fundamentals before beginning their fellowships.
Cleveland Clinic’s Department of Orthopaedic Surgery recently completed its 10,000th robot-assisted total joint replacement, among the most in the U.S. Surgeons share their best tips, most challenging cases and biggest misperceptions.
Children born with an underdeveloped or missing thumb have three treatment options: reconstruction, pollicization (changing a finger into a thumb) or no treatment. Today, reconstruction is possible in more cases.
Total ankle replacement is a viable alternative to arthrodesis for most patients with end-stage ankle arthritis.
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Longer hospitalization does not mean a safer or faster recovery for patients age 70+ having hip replacement. Most patients can be discharged home within one day of surgery.
Compared to patients with failure of total hip arthroplasty after three years, patients with early failure have more pain and worse function one year after revision surgery.
Collaborative effort leads to discussion and consensus around early management of rare pediatric cancer. Pediatric hematologist/oncologist Matteo Trucco, MD, shares his perspective.
Limb salvage can be a viable treatment alternative to amputation or arthroplasty, as seen in these three trauma patients with lower extremity nonunion.
Is direct anterior total hip arthroplasty actually less invasive than posterior and lateral approaches? Is it actually not preferred for complex cases? An orthopaedic surgeon debunks myths.
An alternative to total knee replacement for many patients with osteoarthritis, unicompartmental knee arthroplasty can preserve some ligaments and bone.