Surgery


Complex Surgery Can Solve Debilitating Back Pain...

After years of debilitating back pain, Timothy McQuade could barely walk down his driveway to collect his mail. Now, however, he no longer worries about...

June 16, 2021 / 4 min read


Neurosurgeons: Surgery May Not Be Necessary, But...

How do you know if your chronic back or neck pain — or that radiating pain that can be felt in the arms or legs...

June 9, 2021 / 4 min read


Repairing Compression Fractures: Key Research Bolstered Success...

Vertebral compression fractures most often occur in people with severe osteoporosis who have weak or brittle bones. Common daily activities can cause a segment of...

June 7, 2021 / 2 min read


‘Life is Great’: At 86, She Needed...

A little over three months ago, Joan Wright, 86, was generally healthy, enjoying gardening, doing volunteer work and spending time with her family, including two...

April 21, 2021 / 3 min read


There’s a Fix for Your Back Pain,...

If you’re experiencing that achy back feeling, you aren’t alone. The leading cause of disability in the U.S., back pain will affect 80 percent of...

April 16, 2021 / 3 min read


Miami Orthopedics & Sports Medicine Institute is...

So-called “long bone injuries” — most likely the result of a traumatic impact commonly seen in vehicular accidents — can be a challenge for surgeons...

September 9, 2020 / 3 min read


Retired Dolphin Kim Bokamper: Back Surgery ‘Gave...

Retired Pro Bowl linebacker, Kim Bokamper, saw no other choice than to go through with the back surgery that would ultimately return him to a...

July 14, 2020 / 2 min read


Rare Brain Condition Brings Antigua Man to...

Few people know what an arteriovenous malformation (AVM) is. Robert Hall certainly didn’t –until he suffered a brain seizure on August 23rd and awoke to...

December 9, 2019 / 4 min read


More Men are Facing High-Risk Prostate Cancer....

An ongoing debate over the effectiveness of a blood test to detect prostate cancer may have contributed to fewer men getting screened for the disease....

September 10, 2019 / 3 min read