In this video, Gene Santos, a certified orthopedic technologist with Muir Orthopaedic Specialists, shares what to expect when getting a short leg cast.
MOS Orthopedic Blog
Repairing a meniscus tear is growing in popularity thanks to the development of newer tools and a better understanding of the importance of the meniscus in the protection of the joint.
Dr. Michael Sacco answers one of the questions he gets most and explains why cracking knuckles is not bad for you. In fact, he mentions it’s actually like yoga for your knuckles.
Gene Santos, certified orthopedic technologist, shows the process for putting on and taking off a wrist cast in two informational videos.
MOS Athletic Trainer Trevor Magnotti discusses Kevin Durant’s knee injury and explains what a bone bruise and mild MCL (medial collateral ligament) sprain mean in terms of treatment and getting back on the court.
Alex Mack of the Atlanta Falcons played in 2017’s Super Bowl with a fibula fracture. The fracture could have become much worse with one wrong move during the big game.
Dr. Joseph Kou discusses what the best options are when it comes to a full recovery after a ruptured Achilles tendon.
At Muir Orthopaedic Specialists, our job is to safely return our patients back to sports after acute physical therapy. Mario Pesani, director of reconditioning, shares three common exercises that we use to help an athlete stay strong and reduce the risk of injury.
MOS trainer offers insight into defensive lineman J. J. Watt’s herniated disc injury & his potential road to recovery & play time.