Stem cells are unspecialized multi-potent cells that can take on the characteristic of any other cell in the body. They can be considered the building blocks of all human tissue.
Pain is usually a signal from your body that something is not quite right, and you need to stop whatever you are doing to fix the problem before things get worse. In some cases, however, chronic pain is the problem itself and you need to find a way to effectively manage your pain, so it doesn’t affect your quality of life.
Dr. Meadows saves man’s hand after alligator attack!
Just another day in the OR? Hardly.
On January 28, 2009 our own Dr. Meadows came to the aid of 49 year old Raymundo Velasco, repairing the damage an alligator did to
The shoulder is an extremely complex ball and socket joint, and happens to have the greatest range of motion of any joint in the body. However, this large range of motion can cause the shoulder to become unstable, leading to
Like most people, you might take your bone and joint health for granted until something goes wrong. Therefore, receiving the best care for musculoskeletal injuries, conditions, and severe chronic pain is crucial to having a good quality of life. If
Rehabilitation, by definition, is the process of returning something to its original condition. The word means to make fit again. Physical therapy focuses on strength and movement of the body. To help patients, physical therapists and orthopedic surgeons will perform
The carpal tunnel is a narrow passage composed of ligament and bones at the base of the hand. It contains the median nerve and tendons that provide flexibility to the fingers. The median nerve provides sensation to the thumb, index,