8 Ways to Keep Your Joints Healthy

8 Ways to Keep Your Joints Healthy

As you age, it’s common to experience some joint pain. However, when joint pain moves from mild to debilitating, your daily life is negatively impacted. We’re sharing some tips on how to promote healthy joints as you age so that joint pain doesn’t affect your everyday...
Summer Safety Checklist

Summer Safety Checklist

With summer comes the opportunity to participate in more outdoor activities and an increased amount of travel. With all of the summer fun, it’s important to keep some safety tips in mind so you can continue to enjoy your summer with your friends and family. Follow...
Preventing Children’s Sports Injuries

Preventing Children’s Sports Injuries

As a parent, you know how much energy a child can have. This is why participating in sports is a healthy outlet for your children’s energy and provides a hobby to keep them busy. However, if your child isn’t fully prepared, it can leave them with an increased risk for...

Outpatient Joint Replacement

Did you know that, if you’re a candidate for it, it’s possible to receive a total knee replacement and go home the same day? This is called an outpatient total knee replacement procedure. Pat, one of Dr. Nelson’s patients, qualified for this procedure. Here’s a video...
The Importance of Sports Physicals

The Importance of Sports Physicals

Before your child starts their sport for the season, it’s incredibly important to schedule a sports physical for them. Today, we’re sharing some of the top reasons why you should schedule a sports physical exam for your child as well as what to expect during the...
Broken Hips

Broken Hips

Each year, around 300,000 Americans break a hip. Most of these are over 65 years old, with women being more at risk, as they fall more frequently on average and are more prone to osteoporosis. A hip fracture is a major injury that often requires surgery to completely...