Browsing by Month: December 2021

How Do I Know If I’m Ready For Shoulder Replacement Surgery?

Dean W Ziegler, MD, Blount Orthopaedic Associates How do you know if you need shoulder replacement surgery? It’s a tricky question and certainly not one to take lightly. Fortunately, with the many advances in shoulder replacement surgery, patients can expect a minimally invasive procedure and a quick recovery, provided they follow their physician’s instructions. So […]

Orthopaedic Hospital of Wisconsin First in Midwest to Offer Innovative BEAR® Implant to Treat ACL Tears

Implant is First Innovation in ACL Tear Treatment in 30+ Years; Enables Injured ACL to Heal Itself   Milwaukee, WI – December 14, 2021– Orthopaedic Hospital of Wisconsin (OHOW) is the first in Midwest to offer the BEAR® Implant for treatment of anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) tears, one of the most common knee injuries in […]

3 Tips for Preventing Hand and Wrist Injuries from Winter Falls

Winter is here, and with all the holiday joy and fluffy show comes the dreaded instability of ice and slippery conditions. Slips and falls are a leading cause of hand and wrist injuries, and we see most of them during the icy winter months. Why hand and wrist injuries? Hands and wrists are often susceptible […]

OHOW’s Holiday Brie en Croûte

With holiday festivities picking back up this year, having a delicious and simple appetizer recipe on hand is crucial. Look no further than OHOW’s Favorite Holiday Brie en Croûte! This tasty dish brings together all of your favorite parts of a charcuterie board into one bite. With baked brie cheese, jam, and nuts baked into […]

8 Tips to Stay Healthy During the Holidays and Keep Up Traditions

The holidays mean delicious food, extra indulgence, and gatherings with friends and family. It can also mean that you have many resolutions to get back on track by the time the new year rolls around. This year, what if you take a different approach? Staying healthy during the holidays doesn’t mean giving up on the […]