5 Questions to Ask Before Choosing an Orthopedic Surgeon

September 30, 2022 | Daniel Hatch

Orthopedic surgery can be a stressful and expensive ordeal. Whether you have undergone surgery before or you’re coming up on your first operation, it’s critical to get an understanding of the type of surgery you need and the surgeon who will be operating on you.  If you or a loved one is in need of […]

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Most Common Sports-Related Arm and Shoulder Injuries

August 29, 2022 | Daniel Hatch

If you are an athlete or someone who participates in recreational sports, then there is a good chance you will sustain an arm or shoulder injury at some point. These injuries can be quite painful and debilitating. We will discuss the most common shoulder injuries, their symptoms, and how to treat them. Rotator Cuff Tears […]

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How to Avoid Golfer’s Elbow this Summer

July 27, 2022 | Daniel Hatch

Summer is finally in full swing! As the weather warms up and the sun stays out, many people are looking for any excuse to do something outdoors. For golfers, this means more time on the green. But with all that extra play comes an increased risk of golfer’s elbow, a common elbow injury.  In this […]

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How Long Does Shoulder Surgery Recovery Take?

June 27, 2022 | Daniel Hatch

If you are one of the millions of Americans who suffer from shoulder pain, you may be considering shoulder surgery. This is a big decision, and it is important to understand all that is involved in the process. In this blog post, we will discuss shoulder surgery recovery and what you can expect during the […]

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How to Avoid Shoulder Replacement Surgery

May 26, 2022 | Daniel Hatch

It’s important to take care of your shoulders and keep them healthy, as they help you move and perform everyday activities. This can be done by performing exercises that strengthen and stretch your shoulder muscles and avoiding activities that can cause injury. If you do experience shoulder pain, it’s important to reach out to a […]

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What Does an Orthopedic Surgeon Do?

April 13, 2022 | Daniel Hatch

An orthopedic surgeon is a medical doctor who specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of injuries and disorders of the musculoskeletal system. This includes bones, joints, muscles, tendons, ligaments, and nerves. Orthopedic surgeons use both surgical and nonsurgical methods to treat their patients. Who Can Visit an Orthopedic Surgeon? Orthopedic surgeons generally treat patients of […]

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Why Choose a Shoulder and Elbow Specialist?

March 30, 2022 | Daniel Hatch

When someone suffers a shoulder or elbow injury, they have a number of treatment options available to them. Some people may choose to try and stick it out, using home remedies to attempt to relieve pain. Others use their primary care physician as a starting point for treatment. However, the best option for someone suffering […]

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How Is a Rotator Cuff Tear Diagnosed? What to Know

February 9, 2022 | Daniel Hatch

The thought of any sort of tear in your body is scary. But knowing what’s happening and what your doctor can do about it can help you understand what you’re up against and what your road to healing might look like. What is a rotator cuff tear? Rotator cuff tears are a common injury, especially […]

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When Should I Worry About Shoulder Pain?

December 20, 2021 | Daniel Hatch

In most cases, shoulder pain will go away with time and some simple self-care measures. However, there are times when shoulder pain should not be ignored and may require professional attention. If you are experiencing any of the following warning signs, it’s important to see a doctor or physiotherapist: You can’t move your arm or […]

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The Most Common Types of Shoulder Surgeries

December 13, 2021 | Daniel Hatch

If you’re reading this, chances are you or someone close to you has had a shoulder injury. Maybe it was an accident, maybe it was years of wear and tear on your body. Regardless of the cause, if surgery is in your future, there’s no need to panic. There are many different types of surgeries […]

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