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Understanding SI Joint Pain and Treatment Options

Commonly misdiagnosed as sciatica or lumbar disc herniation, SI joint dysfunction is one of most common causes of lower back pain. Getting the proper diagnosis and treatment starts with understanding what the SI joint is, what it does, and what symptoms become present when it starts to deteriorate. What Is The SI Joint and What30

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The Not So Funny Bone — Understanding Elbow Joint Injuries

Referred to as “the funny bone,” the elbow serves a far more profound purpose than most give it credit for. Your elbow is the joint that connects the three large arm bones and is responsible for your arm’s movement and rotation ability. Understanding the complexity of this joint–and the associated injury risks–starts with an understanding30

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Is Shoulder Resurfacing Right For Me?

If you have been suffering from arthritis of the shoulder, you know how much the pain and stiffness can limit your daily tasks. But weakness, grinding, and discomfort don’t have to be part of your routine anymore. With shoulder resurfacing as an alternative to total shoulder replacement, you can get your life back, faster than30

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The Ins and Outs of Finger Joint Replacement

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If you’ve been experiencing pain from arthritis in the knuckles of your fingers, and nonsurgical treatments have not reduced your pain, your doctor may recommend Finger Arthroplasty. Although the name sounds a bit intimidating, finger joint replacement is a safe procedure that has excellent results for most patients. Today, we’re going to look at what30

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 Tips For Keeping Shoulders Healthy

  Good shoulder health means more than an attractive physique. It can mean the difference between being able to engage in daily activities with a full range of motion and being unable to participate in your life because of limited or painful movement in the shoulders and arms. The shoulder, as we know it, is30

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4 Causes of Elbow Pain and Available Treatment Options

Proper arm functioning is essential to everyday life; and arm functioning hinges–quite literally–on the elbow joint. Like most joints in the body, the elbow is made up of bone, muscle, ligaments, and tendons. Damage to any of these can result in a several painful conditions. Read on to learn about four common conditions that result30

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Ankle Replacement: What You Need to Know

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Ankle replacement surgery is the procedure used to replace your own damaged bones or joints with artificial ones in response to damage severe enough to render the ankle unusable. While not uncommon, ankle replacement surgery is a major procedure that should be done by a reputable team of surgeons, and only when absolutely necessary. If30

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Tips for Keeping Your Knees Healthy in the Winter

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  For sufferers of arthritis and joint pain, winter’s arrival is felt in the knees. As temperatures drop, joints will naturally become stiffer — especially for those already struggling with a joint condition. What’s the reason for this? There are two main causes for increased pain in joints during cold weather. Blood Flow: As the30

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Signs You May Need A Hip Replacement

Hip and joint pain sufferers understand the seriousness of chronic hip joint pain. Day to day living and basic self-care activities can become nearly impossible for those suffering from Arthritis and hip injury related pain. For most, trained sports medicine specialists can provide a host of techniques for reducing the pain levels and increasing your30

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Cold Weather Joint Pain

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Do plunging temperatures seem to trigger your joint pain? You’re not alone.  Many people report suddenly worsening symptoms as the weather changes.  A common theory is that this is the result of changes in barometric pressure that leads to subtle changes in the pressure on joints and joint lining. The research into the phenomena has30

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Limited mobility and chronic pain from damaged joints is a tragedy that affects more than just one person — it robs families, loved ones, and communities of so much you have to offer. The specialists at the Advanced Joint Replacement Institute want to help you get back on your feet and out in the world. Our team has the experience, skills, and technology to replace joints using minimally invasive techniques for a faster recovery time, less pain, and less scarring.