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Thursday, January 14th, 2021
The rotator cuff is a system of four muscles with tendons that connect the upper arm bone to the ball joint of the shoulder. When the tendons are damaged, it is known as a...

Monday, November 2nd, 2020
As of September 17, 2020, patients in Texas CAN receive elective surgeries. This includes orthopedic surgeries like total joint replacement. The numbers of COVID-19 cases in Amarillo have fluctuated since the pandemic began earlier...

Monday, August 31st, 2020
Rotator cuff injuries can be painful and debilitating. This is a group of muscles and tendons that surround the shoulder joint, protecting it from damage. It also helps keep the entire shoulder structure in...

Friday, January 17th, 2020
Joint replacement surgery is a commonly performed service that is used to replace damaged or diseased portions of a joint, or an entire joint. The pieces are removed and replaced with man-made materials. Surgery...

Thursday, December 19th, 2019
Broken bones, also known as fractures, can be complete or partial. Orthopedic surgeons offer a variety of surgical and non-surgical options. Understanding fractures, treatments, and after-care can help you work with your doctor to...

Thursday, October 24th, 2019
Orthopedics is the medical specialty involved in diagnosing and treating conditions of the musculoskeletal system. Orthopedic surgeons treat problems of bones, tendons, ligaments, muscles, and joints. This includes fractures (broken bones), ligament (the tissue...