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The Subchondroplasty® (SCP®) Procedure

National Orthopedics and Neurosurgery, PA in Florida

The Subchondroplasty® (SCP®) Procedure

National Orthopedics and Neurosurgery, PA in Florida

Patients who have subchondral bone defects—also known as Bone Marrow Lesions (BML)—may be candidates for a new, minimally-invasive surgery called the Subchondroplasty (SCP®) Procedure. This technique targets and fills bone defects wit...

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Vanguard XP Total Knee System

National Orthopedics and Neurosurgery, PA in Florida

Vanguard XP Total Knee System

National Orthopedics and Neurosurgery, PA in Florida

The total knee that preserves your ACL. Vanguard XP Is the XP Preserving Knee right for you? Only your doctor can say for sure. But we can tell you this. In knees with a healthy, intact ACL, the XP Preserving Knee may be an option for patients requ...

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Shoulder Pain Overview

National Orthopedics and Neurosurgery, PA in Florida

Shoulder Pain Overview

National Orthopedics and Neurosurgery, PA in Florida

The shoulder joint contains the head of the humerus (upper arm bone) and the scapula (shoulder blade). The head of the humerus rides against the scapula in a tiny depression called the glenoid, much like a golf ball on a tee. The smaller size of the ...

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Signature™ Personalized Patient Care1

National Orthopedics and Neurosurgery, PA in Florida

Signature™ Personalized Patient Care1

National Orthopedics and Neurosurgery, PA in Florida

You are unique. So when a part of you becomes affected by arthritis, you want a solution that's just for you. That's why Biomet offers Signature™ Personalized Patient Care, utilizing MRI (magnetic resonance imaging) technology to create persona...

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Why do my hips hurt?

National Orthopedics and Neurosurgery, PA in Florida

Why do my hips hurt?

National Orthopedics and Neurosurgery, PA in Florida

Your hip is one of the largest weight-bearing joints in your body. When it's working properly, it lets you walk, sit, bend, and turn without pain. To keep it moving smoothly, a complex network of bones, cartilage, muscles, ligaments, and tendons must...

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E1® Antioxidant Infused Technology

National Orthopedics and Neurosurgery, PA in Florida

E1® Antioxidant Infused Technology

National Orthopedics and Neurosurgery, PA in Florida

What is Polyethylene? Polyethylene is a form of plastic that is commonly used in joint replacement implants. Individual implants can be machined from a single larger piece or they can be manufactured one piece at a time. Polyethylene is one of sever...

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Hip Pain Overview

National Orthopedics and Neurosurgery, PA in Florida

Hip Pain Overview

National Orthopedics and Neurosurgery, PA in Florida

The hip is a ball-and-socket joint that allows the leg to move in a variety of positions. The femoral head (ball) rides in the acetabulum (socket). The joint is lined with a lubricating tissue called cartilage, which cushions the joint as it moves an...

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Hip Treatment Options

National Orthopedics and Neurosurgery, PA in Florida

Hip Treatment Options

National Orthopedics and Neurosurgery, PA in Florida

Conservative Treatment Options There are a number of non-surgical, or conservative, treatment options for osteoarthritis and other forms of arthritis. Typically, non-surgical options start with gentle exercise and physical therapy. As the arthritis ...

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Knee Treatment Options

National Orthopedics and Neurosurgery, PA in Florida

Knee Treatment Options

National Orthopedics and Neurosurgery, PA in Florida

Conservative Treatment Options There are a number of non-surgical, or conservative, treatment options for osteoarthritis and other forms of arthritis. Typically, non-surgical options start with gentle exercise and physical therapy. As the arthritis ...

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