Category: Orthopedics

Total Shoulder Replacement At Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center

Ethan R. Wiesler, MD, an orthopaedic surgeon at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center, performs a total shoulder replacement. The most common reason for needing a shoulder replacement is osteoarthritis, which causes a deterioration of the joint. Other causes are rheumatoid arthritis and trauma to the joint. Arthritis and trauma can cause pain, inflammation, swelling and […]

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Diagnosing Sacroiliac Joint (SI) Disorders In The Physical Therapy Clinic

In this video,┬áBiagio Mazza, PT is an SI-BONE consultant discusses how to diagnosis sacroiliac joint (SI) disorders. In a classic study, over 22% of patients with low back pain were found to have the SI joint and SI joint dysfunction as either the primary source of pain or a component of their low back pain. […]

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Sacroiliac Joint ( SI Joint ) Anatomy & Biomechanics

The SI Joint is the connection between the spine and the pelvis. The SI Joint is a true diarthrodial joint. The articular surfaces are ear shaped, containing irregular ridges and depressions. Its concave sacral surface is covered with thick hyaline cartilage and its convex iliac surface lined with thin fibrocartilage. Biomechanically, the SI Joint’s movement […]

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Posterior Hip Resurfacing Surgery Part#4

This is part #4 of Edwin Su, MD, a Board Certified Orthopaedic Surgeon at the Hospital for Special Surgery in New York, surface replacement surgery of the hip. Surface replacement of the hip is an alternative to traditional hip replacement for the treatment of conditions such as osteoarthritis, avascular necrosis, and post-traumatic arthritis. You can […]

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Posterior Hip Resurfacing Surgery Part #3

This is part #3 of Edwin Su, MD, a Board Certified Orthopaedic Surgeon at the Hospital for Special Surgery in New York, surface replacement surgery of the hip. Surface replacement of the hip is an alternative to traditional hip replacement for the treatment of conditions such as osteoarthritis, avascular necrosis, and post-traumatic arthritis. You can […]

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Posterior Hip Resurfacing Surgery Part #2

This is part #2 of Edwin Su, MD, a Board Certified Orthopaedic Surgeon at the Hospital for Special Surgery in New York, surface replacement surgery of the hip. Surface replacement of the hip is an alternative to traditional hip replacement for the treatment of conditions such as osteoarthritis, avascular necrosis, and post-traumatic arthritis. You can […]

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Posterior Hip Resurfacing Surgery Part #1

In this video Edwin Su, MD, a Board Certified Orthopaedic Surgeon at the Hospital for Special Surgery in New York, walks you through surface replacement of the hip. Surface replacement of the hip is an alternative to traditional hip replacement for the treatment of conditions such as osteoarthritis, avascular necrosis, and post-traumatic arthritis. You can […]

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Anatomy Of The Ankle And Foot

This is an educational video that shows 2D and 3D images of the ankle and foot. It was created by Dr. Nabil Ebraheim a Professor of Orthopedic Surgery at the University Of Toledo Medical Center.

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