Browsing “September 2019 | Orthopaedic Hospital of Wisconsin”

Childhood Obesity – Tips For Avoiding Long-Term Health Implications

Obesity is a problem. And, from the perspective of human evolution, a fairly recent one. The reason is simple enough—over the course of thousands of generations, we’ve evolved into ideal hunters and gatherers. Our bodies became finely-tuned machines designed for roaming the wild, searching for food, and in all other ways leading an exciting, nomadic […]

Golf Healthier Next Season

In recent years, significant research and program development have been dedicated to the concepts of golf health and fitness. Tour professionals and many recreational golfers alike now realize the importance of improving strength and flexibility for increasing distance, accuracy, consistency and, most importantly, injury prevention.

2018 National League MVP Christian Yelich Sustains Season-Ending Patellar (Knee Cap) Fracture

Board Certified Orthopedic surgeon, Patrick Jost, from Orthopaedic Hospital of Wisconsin, provides expert commentary on Christian Yelich’s knee injury and recovery.

Orthopaedic Hospital of Wisconsin Gives UWM $2.1 Million for New Training Facility

The University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee has received a $2.1 million gift from the Orthopaedic Hospital of Wisconsin for the construction of a 15,000-square-foot multipurpose building that will create a dedicated basketball practice facility and improve the student recreation space on campus. In recognition of this gift, the building will be named the Orthopaedic Hospital of Wisconsin Center, or OHOW Center.