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Hospital for Special Surgery Again Ranked No. 1 in Orthopedics by U.S. News & World Report by osteon80 Facebook Posted Fri 12 Aug 2011 9:46am Hospital for Special Surgery Again Ranked No. 1 in Orthopedics by U.S. News & World Report NEW YORK, July 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — U.S. News & World Report has once again named Hospital for Special Surgery the top hospital in the country for orthopedics in its 2011 “America’s Best Hospitals” issue.  The hospital has also ranked as a leader i ... Read on »
Lupus and General Health Facebook Chat – Hospital for Special Surgery by Lupus Adventurer Posted Fri 30 May 2014 1:18am This afternoon at work included an unusual break from other duties, by joining a one-hour Facebook chat “Lupus and General Health” that was hosted at 5:30 EST/2:30 PST by the Hospital for Special  Surgery (HHS), Molly’s Fund and the Lupus Foundation of America .  Questions were submitted through reader’s comments after the first HHS welcomin ... Read on »
Hospital for Special Surgery Finds Common Drug Could Help Some Women Have a Healthy Pregnancy by Ed H. Doctor of Pharmacy Posted Tue 14 Oct 2008 4:05am Hospital for Special Surgery researchers have found that statins may be able to prevent miscarriages in women who are suffering from pregnancy complications caused by antiphospholipid syndrome (APS), according to a study in mice. In this autoimmune syndrome, the body produces antibodies directed at phospholipids, the main components of cell membr ... Read on »
Many Orthopedic Surgery Patients Low on Vitamin D by HealthFinder Posted Fri 08 Oct 2010 10:00am healthnewslink Levels should be brought up to normal before operation, researchers say. FRIDAY, Oc ... Read on »
Many Orthopedic Surgery Patients Low on Vitamin D by Medline Plus Posted Fri 08 Oct 2010 1:00pm Levels should be brought up to normal before operation, researchers say By Robert Preidt Friday, October 8, 2010 FRIDAY, Oct. 8 (HealthDay News) -- Nearly half of patients undergoing orthopedic surgery have vitamin D deficiency, which can impair their recovery, researchers say. ... Read on »
Surgery to Become Taller – Cosmetic Limb Lengthening (CLL) by Medical Quack Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted Tue 04 Aug 2009 6:03pm Vanity hurts, well in this case it does as this procedure is pretty severe.  Muscles, nerves, tendons, etc. all have to be forcibly moved in order to screw in the plate this type of surgery requires.  There is one center in New York that has somewhat become the pronounced specialty area to go to have this done, Hospital For Special Surgery in NY ... Read on »
Study: Torn Knee Ligaments Heal Without Surgery by Dr. Eben Davis Doctor of Chiropracty Posted Sun 24 Mar 2013 12:00am San Francisco- If you suffer with low back pain, you are about to discover some very important information about potential causes and treatments.  But first, researchers have discovered something very important you should know about "anterior cruciate ligament" (ACL) injuries… The ACL is one of the major supporting lig ... Read on »
Arthroscopic Hip Surgery May Help Athletes Get Back to Play by Medline Plus Posted Thu 15 Jul 2010 1:00pm Minimally invasive procedure lets young people return to competitive-level sports, study found By Alan Mozes Thursday, July 15, 2010 THURSDAY, July 15 (HealthDay News) -- The use of minimally invasive "arthroscopic" surgery to treat painful disorders of the hip offers athletes who undergo the pr ... Read on »
Doctors Urged to Admit Fatigue Before Performing Surgery by HealthFinder Posted Wed 29 Dec 2010 12:00pm healthnewslink Proposed new rules suggest informing patients, requesting consent before procedure. ... Read on »
Surgery by Tamra Posted Wed 19 Aug 2009 6:32pm I have been asked by a few people to go into detail about my surgery, so this post is for them. This past Tuesday I went into the city for arthroscopic hip surgery. I was beyond impressed with The Hospital for Special Surgery. They did not keep me waiting once I arrived with my parents. They had a physical therapist meet me and go over how to walk ... Read on »