Orthopedics & Sports Medicine


Runner’s Knee: Facts on This Fairly Common,...

The medical term is patellofemoral pain syndrome (PFPS) — but you probably know the condition as “runner’s knee” — referring to pain in the front...

August 23, 2021 / 3 min read


Hip Resurfacing: A Better Option for Young,...

Hip resurfacing, a term not as familiar has hip replacement, is a specialized type of surgery to replace a damaged hip joint. But this procedure...

August 12, 2021 / 3 min read


3D Printing Technology Revolutionizes Foot and Ankle...

Total ankle replacement surgery using innovative 3D printing technology is proving to be a game changer for patients with advanced ankle osteoarthritis. Performed by Cary...

July 22, 2021 / 2 min read


Total Hip Replacement Surgery Restores Patient’s Quality...

Jean-François (John) Desnoyers suffered with debilitating hip pain for more than 10 years before having the procedure that has enabled him to get back to...

July 6, 2021 / 2 min read


Facts on Hip Fractures: They’re Very Common...

More than 300,000 people every year in the U.S. suffer a hip fracture, and most of them involve individuals 60 years or older who are...

June 22, 2021 / 3 min read


Returning to Exercise Post-COVID-19

Returning to exercise after an illness like COVID-19 takes planning and patience, says Maria Kyriacou, M.D., a primary care sports medicine physician at Miami Orthopedics &...

May 26, 2021 / 2 min read


FIU Decathlon Athlete Back on Track After...

Among both amateur and Olympic track & field athletes, it doesn’t get more challenging than the grueling 10-event, 2-day decathlon, which is synonymous with the...

May 20, 2021 / 3 min read


Arthritis Awareness: You’re ‘Never Too Young or...

To say that arthritis is a widespread health condition in the U.S. may be an understatement. It is a leading cause of disability, and contributes...

May 6, 2021 / 4 min read


‘I’m Pain-Free Now’ — An Active Lifestyle...

Throughout her years in school and afterward as she took part in many sports and workouts, Adriana Collado dealt with a discomforting pain in her...

May 4, 2021 / 3 min read