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Just what is glucosamine—and is the supplement really an effective treatment for arthritis? You may be surprised.
Posted by Kevin R. Stone, M.D on November 20th, 2016
Why Microfracture Fails
Microfracture surgery fails at an alarming rate ending the careers of many pro athletes. Fortunately, there are alternatives.
Posted by Kevin R. Stone, M.D on November 13th, 2016
The Bias of Your Surgeon
Every surgeon has a different skill set—and it’s important that their preferences align with yours.
Posted by Kevin R. Stone, M.D on November 6th, 2016
Stay on Balance
Here’s a simple suggestion for living a longer, healthier life: Keep your balance.
Posted by Kevin R. Stone, M.D on October 30th, 2016
Range of Motion
Joint health and flexibility affect not only our mobility, but our quality of life.
Posted by Kevin R. Stone, M.D on October 21st, 2016
The quality of medical care is now measured mostly by the cost of caring for the patient and by low return or readmission rates to hospitals. The lower the cost, the better—and if the patient doesn’t come back, they must be cured. Right? Wrong.
Posted by Kevin R. Stone, M.D on October 16th, 2016
The humble bone spur may be an ally in treating this painful condition.
Posted by Kevin R. Stone, M.D on October 6th, 2016
Broken Collarbone
It’s a nasty injury. But thanks to new materials and techniques, repair and healing are a whole lot easier.
Posted by Kevin R. Stone, M.D on October 1st, 2016
Patella Injury
Though knee cap problems are common, current solutions have serious limitations.
Posted by Kevin R. Stone, M.D on September 25th, 2016
Insurance Claim
Keeping down health care costs is a good idea—but not when it stifles innovation and hobbles new medical techniques.
Posted by Kevin R. Stone, M.D on September 17th, 2016
Makoplasty-partial-knee-replacement
Knees do not necessarily wear out evenly, sometimes one part of the knee is perfectly fine while another part is completely destroyed. If only part of the knee joint is worn out, why replace all of it?
The World’s Dumbest Exercises
Exercise for fun, or for training, or both. Exercise wisely, in ways that help you in sports or your daily life. But don’t do exercises that are useless, or potentially injury-generating. Here are a few doozies that should not be on your list:
VIP Disease
Varying medical protocols because someone is extra-special can lead to problems. If you are extra-special, I suggest you request plain vanilla care—and expect the best outcome to occur. Here is why.
July 14th, 2015
In light of Wes Matthews and other NBA athletes suffering Achilles ruptures, Dr. Stone speaks to Mavs Moneyball, a...
July 11th, 2018
Dr. Stone gives the nation running tips on how to avoid pain while protecting your joints.
April 27th, 2016
Dr Stone talking about Steph Curry's injury and the Warrior's season.

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