What is Parkinson’s Disease?

Parkinson?s disease is the second most common neurodegenerative disorder, which affects approximately 1 million Americans. It is caused by degeneration of certain brain cells which

What is Scoliosis?

Scoliosis is a lateral curvature of the spine. It can have a variety of causes. Some patients are born with it (congenital scoliosis). Others develop

Tips for Preventing Migraines

Migraine is a common, chronic neurovascular disorder that remains underdiagnosed and undertreated despite advances in our understanding of its pathophysiology. One of the most fundamental

Ask the Expert: Metal Allergies

It’s uncommon, but people can be allergic to the metal in the implant. Dr. Geoffrey Westrich, Orthopedic Surgeon, explains. Knee replacement is a highly successful