Blog Articles

How Physical Therapy Can Speed Up Your Recovery

Gone are the days when hip surgery meant plenty of downtime and a slow recovery. Thanks to advanced surgical techniques and a better understanding of healing, we get you up and moving as quickly as possible through physical therapy.

Jan 11th, 2021
How You're Making Your Hip Pain Worse?

When it comes to hip pain, gritting your teeth and soldiering through can not only lead to more pain, it can exacerbate the underlying problem. Here’s a look at how you may be making your hip pain worse.

Jan 5th, 2021
When Does a Hip Fracture Require Surgery?

Your hips are two of the largest joints in your body, and the role they play in your mobility is substantial. When you fracture this joint, the goal is to get you back up and moving again, which may require surgery.

Dec 29th, 2020
Tips for Preventing Ankle Sprains

Approximately 23,000 people sprain an ankle each day in the United States, making it a very common problem. To avoid becoming part of these alarming statistics, here are a few tips to safeguard the health of your ankles.

Dec 16th, 2020
Take These Steps to Delay Hip Replacement

When a major joint like your hip is in trouble, you may be told that a hip replacement is your best option. We believe that hip preservation is an effective approach that restores your ability to use your joint while avoiding more major surgery.

Nov 30th, 2020
What Does a Labral Tear in the Hip Feel Like?

There are many things that can go wrong in your hips and understanding the symptoms is a great first step in getting the help you need. Here we review what a labral tear feels like and how Dr. White can help.

Sep 11th, 2020
Dr. Hatzidakis and Dr. Sears

The Shoulder Service at Western Orthopaedics, lead by Dr. Hatzidakis and Dr. Sears, are collaborating with national leaders on two multi center clinical research trials. 

Aug 29th, 2018
Dr. Sears presents at the annual AAOS 2018 meeting

Dr. Sears presented his paper entitled "Outcomes Following Open Reduction Internal Fixation of Extraarticular or simple Articular Humerus Fractures in Patients over 75 Years of Age" at the AAOS 2018 Annual Meeting, March 6-10 in New Orleans, Louisiana.

Feb 11th, 2018