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Meet Physician Assistant, Kiley Hewson PA-C

January 19, 2016
Kiley Hewson PA-C is a nationally certified physician assistant, specializing in hip and knee replacements. She completed her Bachelor of Arts degree in pre-med and Psychology from the University of Notre Dame in 2007. She then went on to complete a...

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Is it just joint pain?

January 18, 2016
Chronic joint pain starts just like any other ailment. You may start to notice stiffness or discomfort one day that doesn’t seem to go away. The question you might as yourself is: is it just joint pain? But what does...

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Preparing for Post-Operation

January 6, 2016
Preparing for Post-Operation If you or a loved one will be having a joint replacement performed, there are a few things you should know about preparing your environment before you return home: The Rest Area The area where you plan...

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Benefits of Stretching

December 15, 2015
As you age, your muscles tighten and your joints lose some range of motion. This can limit your lifestyle and even hinder day-to-day, normal motions. Tasks that used to be easy, such as zipping up a dress or reaching for...

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Partial Knee Replacement Surgery

December 13, 2015
If the cartilage damage in your knee has occurred on only one compartment of your knee, a partial knee replacement procedure may be performed.  Partial knee replacement surgery involves resurfacing one portion of the knee joint and using artificial components to replace damaged tissue. At MCJR, your surgeon uses the latest invasive...

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Common Knee Problems That Lead To Joint Replacement

December 2, 2015
What Are The Symptoms Of Osteoarthritis? -Joints that are sore and ache, especially after periods of activity -Pain that develops after overuse or when joints are inactive for long periods of time -Joint swelling -Stiffness -Loss of range of motion...

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Meet Dr. Michael Berend

November 21, 2015
Michael Berend MD has always loved science and health. He studied chemistry at Hanover College, then went on to Duke University Medical Center to pursue orthopedic surgery, representing the top 10% of his medical school class. Known by his classmates...

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Meet Dr. Joshua Carter

November 16, 2015
Joshua Carter MD completed his undergraduate degree with Summa Cum Laude honors at the University of Kentucky with a perfect 4.0 GPA. He earned a full-ride scholarship to attend the UK College of Medicine, where he graduated with AOA honors....

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Meet Dr. Wesley Lackey

November 16, 2015
Born and raised in Evansville, Indiana, Wesley Lackey MD attended Vanderbilt University where he earned a degree in Violin Performance and also fulfilled his pre-medical requirements. Then, he attended Indiana University School of Medicine in Indianapolis. During his time in Indianapolis, Dr....

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Direct Anterior Approach To The Hip

November 6, 2015
At MCJR, we are proud to offer the direct anterior approach (DAA) for hip replacements.  The DAA to the hip is a surgical exposure that places a small incision on the front side of the hip instead of the side...

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