Tag: OSC-Ortho

Spondylolisthesis – A Fancy Name for a Common Spine Problem

Jeffrey Carlson, M.D.

Did you know that back pain and leg pain will cause about 80% of our population to see a physician each year? Although most back pain is minor and will usually resolve on its own,  there are many different diagnoses that can cause lingering lower back pain.  About 10% of the patients that see an… Read more »

Don Hollomon Hip Replacement

If you haven’t heard already, the Orthopaedic & Spine Center is now offering outpatient total joint replacement.  Recently, Dr. Mark McFarland performed an outpatient hip replacement on Mr. Don Holllomon.  14 days later, here’s Mr. Hollomon going up and down his stairs. Pretty impressive.  If you’re interested in outpatient total joint replacement, please contact us… Read more »

Something New on the Horizon

Big things are coming to OSC-Ortho in the coming months.  We’ve launched our new website and coming in July we’re going to be changing the way you think about orthopaedics.  Keep checking back to find out more about what’s coming.

Anterior Hip Replacement – What is it all about?

As a Fellowship Trained Joint Replacement Surgeon, I am often asked about the latest developments in arthritis surgery.  With the advent of minimally invasive techniques in orthopedic surgery there has been a renewed interest in performing hip replacement through the front (anterior) of the hip as opposed to the more traditional posterior, or backside approach. … Read more »