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12
Jun
2017

“Can You Get Me Back on the Court, Doc?”

  • Yevgeny Shuhatovich
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  • ACL . Arthroscopy . Center . Cuff . Dr. Dushi . Fernando . Houston . Invasive . Knee . LCL . levaro . Ligament . Marcos . masson . MCL . Minimally . orthopedic . pain . parameswaran . PCL . Plastic . Reconstruction . Reconstructive . Rotator . Rupture . shuhatovich . Sprain . Surgery . Tear . Texas . Yevgeny .

ACL reconstruction and Meniscus Repair. A very energetic 21 year-old patient was playing basketball one day. He went up for a rebound, and when he came down, he felt a pop in his right knee. He immediately knew something was wrong. He suffered extreme right knee pain, swelling and had difficulty walking on his right leg. His grandmother had been…

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12
Jun
2017

The Slip and Fall Wrist Injury by Dr. Amit Patel

  • Yevgeny Shuhatovich
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  • Amit . Bone . Broken . Compensation . Distal . Dr. . Emergency . fixation . Fracture . Immediate . Injury . internal . Longshore . Marcos . masson . nerve . open . orthopedic . Patel . Plastic . Radius . reduction . shuhatovich . Splint . Sprain . Status . Strain . Surgery . Urgent . Work . Workers . Workmans . Wrist . Yevgeny .

A fall from a standing height can result in a break of the wrist bone called the Distal Radius. This break of the wrist (fracture) is the most common break of the human body. These fractures can result from falls or car accidents. In the elderly, they typically result after a simple fall on an outstretched hand. A 71-year old…

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01
Jun
2017

When Your Fingers and Wrist Go Limp – by Dr. Yevgeny Shuhatovich

  • Yevgeny Shuhatovich
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  • Arm . Carpal . Cubital . Drop . Dushi . Fernando . Forearm . hand . Injury . levaro . Limp . Marcos . masson . nerve . Night . Numbness . Palsy . parameswaran . Pronator . Radial . Saturday . Shoulder . shuhatovich . Tingling . Tunnel . Weakness . Wrist . Yevgeny .

Everybody today knows of Carpal Tunnel. It has become this mythical scary disease that “afflicts avid typists”. It is a disease that strikes the median nerve in the wrist. But what about the other important nerves? About 1/3 of the patients with hand pain come in worried and thinking they have carpal tunnel syndrome and they need surgery. This is,…

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