When you hear someone complain about their knees and talk about bone-on-bone pain, it is usually due to a deterioration of cartilage. Cartilage can deteriorate over time with wear and tear or due to an injury. Cartilage restoration is a state-of-the-art technique to replace missing cartilage or stimulate new growth and help to repair an injury.
Help us congratulate Dr. Camille Clinton on her continued recognition as a Top Doc by both the Seattle Met and Seattle Magazine. Meet Dr. Camille Clinton Dr. Camille Clinton is board-certified in orthopedic surgery and specializes in arthroscopic and reconstructive surgery of the knee and shoulder,
Arthroscopic surgery has changed the way shoulder surgeons do surgery and when and if patients consider having it performed. In the past many people would put off needed shoulder surgery or never have it at all due to all the possible complications that could result from traditional open surgery.
Congratulations to Camille Clinton, MD for completing her 10th BEAR Implant procedure at EvergreenHealth in Kirkland, WA. About BEAR Implant for ACL Repair Dr. Camille Clinton is pioneering the use of a breakthrough technology called the BEAR® Implant for treatment of anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) tears,
Skier Lindsey Vonn tore her ACL twice. She is just one well-known athlete who had this occur, however, she continued her sterling career. Yes, it can happen, but common is a relative term. We will look at how common it is,
Navigating common gymnastics shoulder injuries is commonplace if you train, coach, or participate in gymnastics. The shoulder is a complicated and easily injured joint in gymnasts. Let’s find out how to prevent and treat labral tears, rotator cuff tears, shoulder impingement,
If you are a coach, a parent, a pro athlete, a weekend warrior, or just someone who wants to continue to be active even in later life, there are numerous benefits of seeing a sports medicine doctor. Whether your injury is due to a sudden accident,
Among the things most patients consider before choosing their doctor are proximity, insurance acceptance, information on their website, and recommendations from friends and family. When the physician is a specialist, you may just accept the referral from your primary care doctor.
The BEAR Implant is the first innovation in ACL tear treatment in more than 30 years. It is the first FDA-approved medical technology to enable healing of a torn ACL. This new approach is a shift from the current standard of care,
If you have ever had any injury to your shoulder, you remember where it happened, how it happened, and you usually remember the pain. When it comes to separated shoulder recovery, here is what you can expect.