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Whiplash is a neck injury due to forceful, rapid back-and-forth movement of the neck, like the cracking of a whip. Whiplash most often occurs during a rear-end auto accident, but the injury can also result from a sports accident, physical abuse or otheContinue Reading
Dr. Wilson’s practice is limited to orthopaedic injuries and conditions involving the extremities only (hands, shoulders, hips, elbows, ankles, knees, and feet). He has a special interest in total joint replacement of hips and knees. He has a special eContinue Reading
Sports Medicine Specialist, Chris Maeda, MD, shares best health practices for individuals looking to start bicycle training. His goal is to keep people active; whether it is getting them back to gardening or playing their favorite sport. He believes beContinue Reading
Dr. Mark Reed, a board-certified orthopedic surgeon at Orthopedic Specialists of Seattle shares what Plantar Fasciitis or jogger’s heel is and how it can impact your daily activity.
Dr. William Barrett is board certified and a fellowship trained orthopedic surgeon who specializes in primary and revision hip and knee replacement. He performs over 500 joint replacement procedures each year. On IRG’s Health Talk he shares insight onContinue Reading
Gardening can be a great way to enjoy the outdoors, get physical activity and grow nutritious fruits and vegetables. However, getting on your knees to plant flowers and bending over to water plants may lead to unanticipated aches and pains on your bodyContinue Reading
What is Tommy John Surgery? Chad J. Marion, MD, shares his insight on sports injuries and rehab. Dr. Chad J. Marion is an orthopedic surgeon with Pacific Medical Centers. “I personalize treatment for my patients based on their goals and aspirations, aiContinue Reading
Do you need a measles vaccination? Internal Medicine specialist, Ruchi Sharma, MD, has your answer. Dr. Ruchi Sharma is an infectious disease specialist with Pacific Medical Centers. “I believe in partnering with the patient to help them make the bestContinue Reading
Dr. Degan is dual board-certified in both orthopedic surgery and orthopedic sports medicine by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery. On IRG’s Health Talk, Thomas Degan, M.D., identifies what a hip fracture is and shares measures you can take to prContinue Reading