Category Archives: Studies

More Evidence That Fusion Surgeries Often Don’t Work

An article on MSNBC discusses a personal story of two back fusion surgeries where it seemed like the surgery was helping and then it the pain just got worse. Finally, Scatena made an appointment with another surgeon, one whom friends … Continue reading

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Meniscus Repair is Better Than Removal

One of the big concerns in meniscus tear treatments is the development of osteoarthritis. It would make sense that repair is better than removal and now a study proves it. Here is the article that summarizes that study. When treating … Continue reading

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