Today, more patients are showing signs of arthritis at an earlier age. The Centers for Disease Control reports nearly 55 million people across the U.S. have been diagnosed with some form of arthritis, including children — and that number is expected to rise. What’s causing this growth? According to Michael Fallon, MD, general orthopedic surgeon […]
Thanks to today’s advanced technology and skilled surgeons, joint replacement surgeries are successfully performed every day at hospitals across the U.S., including El Paso Specialty Hospital. Yet not everyone experiencing significant joint damage is in need of surgery, and alternate options are available. Total joint surgery, or joint replacement surgery, is removing a damaged joint […]
Foot & ankle conditions in El Paso can mean a variety of issues including bunions. You love to wear high heel shoes, but now it is hard because your feet hurt.