Obese Americans at Higher Risk for Debilitating Joint Disease Says OrthoArizona  – Arcadia

Obese Americans at Higher Risk for Debilitating Joint Disease Says OrthoArizona – Arcadia

With studies linking an increase in the development of osteoarthritis with obesity, surgeons at OrthoArizona – Arcadia (AOA) say weight control is an essential component in maintaining mobility through middle and old age. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), one in three obese Americans are expected to develop osteoarthritis (arthritis of the joints) in key areas…

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Phoenix Orthopedic Surgeons Report Increased Number of Patients Requesting Anterior Hip Replacements

OrthoArizona – Arcadia (AOA) has witnessed a growth in the number of anterior hip replacement surgeries completed in the past few years, attributing to the procedure’s safety and success. The surgeons at OrthoArizona – Arcadia, Arizona’s group of leading orthopedic surgeons, have been conducting this minimally invasive muscle-sparing surgery since 2007, and they prefer this method over traditional hip replacements.…

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Facts About Anterior Hip Replacements

The Phoenix orthopedic surgeons at OrthoArizona – Arcadia not only have extensive experience with the anterior hip replacement, they introduced the procedure to Arizona in 2007. Today, the Phoenix orthopedic surgeons have performed the operation thousands of times. So what should you know about the anterior hip replacement? Here are some basic facts, courtesy of OrthoArizona – Arcadia: AOA surgeons…

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Important Statistics about Anterior Hip Replacements

The Phoenix orthopedic surgeons at OrthoArizona – Arcadia not only have extensive experience with the anterior hip replacement, they introduced the procedure to Arizona in 2007. Today, the Phoenix orthopedic surgeons have performed the operation thousands of times. So what should you know about the anterior hip replacement? Here are some basic facts, courtesy of OrthoArizona – Arcadia: An average…

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