knee-surgery

Breaking Down the Myths of Joint Replacement Surgery

the MWHC Blog Team December 13, 2016

Tune in to the full podcast interview with Dr. Thakkar. If knee or hip pain is starting to limit your…

Am I too young for knee or hip replacement?

Savyasachi C. Thakkar, MD, Orthopaedic Surgeon, MedStar Orthopaedic Institute May 04, 2017

A 30-year-old man came to our emergency room with excruciating pain in both hips. He had been experiencing pain for…

How we use in-office arthroscopy to visualize knee, hip and shoulder conditions

Evan Argintar, MD, Assistant Director of Sports Medicine, MedStar Orthopaedic Institute January 02, 2018

Joint pain from cartilage or tissue injury in the knee and shoulder can make it painful to run, play sports,…

Our top 5 healthcare news stories of 2017

the MWHC Blog Team January 10, 2018

From a solar eclipse with potential vision threats to a shift in long-standing heart health guidelines, 2017 was a remarkable…