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Total and partial knee replacement surgeries
“The goal of any treatment … is to help patients get back and maintain their desired quality of life,” says Dr. Jon Henry, an orthopedic surgeon with Orthopedics & Sports Medicine BayCare Clinic in Manitowoc. Henry, Dr. Carl A. DiRaimondo and Dr. Cra…
Mindy’s story: Bariatric surgery is a “rewarding journey”
Mindy Toneys underwent gastric sleeve resection surgery with Dr. Daniel T. McKenna, bariatric surgeon with Aurora BayCare General & Vascular Surgery. In just over six months, Mindy has lost more than 65 pounds and “feels great.”
WATCH: Dr. Woods discusses regenerative medicine
Dr. Ryan Woods, non-operative sports medicine physician with Orthopedics & Sports Medicine BayCare Clinic recently participated in a Facebook LIVE discussion on regenerative medicine. Learn more about the different types of regenerative medicine and…
Mary’s story, Part 2: ‘There’s been no pain’ after anterior hip replacement
“Truly there’s been no pain, no nothing. I don’t even know that I have a different hip,” says Mary Beardmore after Dr. Michael Schnaubelt, an orthopedic surgeon with Orthopedics & Sports Medicine BayCare Clinic, performed her anterior hip replacement…
Watch: Dr. Robert Sonnenburg discusses snoring and sleep disorders
Dr. Robert Sonnenburg, otolaryngologist with BayCare Clinic Ear, Nose & Throat recently participated in a Facebook Live question and answer discussion about sleep, sleep apnea and treatment options available to patients.
Mary’s story, Part 1: Long trip to BayCare Clinic for pain relief ‘worth it’
“The difference is remarkable for daily living and pain relief,” Mary Beardmore says after Dr. Brian J. Klika, an orthopedic surgeon with Orthopedics & Sports Medicine BayCare Clinic, treated her chronic thumb pain with cortisone shots.
Watch: Dr. Ashwani Bhatia answers your COVID-19 vaccine questions
Dr. Ashwani Bhatia, chief medical officer of BayCare Clinic recently participated in a Facebook LIVE discussion detailing the history of vaccines, why they have historically been effective and what the COVID-19 vaccines mean for Wisconsin’s battle ag…
Hand and upper extremity conditions and injuries
“Don’t be shy about coming in,” says Dr. Brian J. Klika of Orthopedics & Sports Medicine BayCare Clinic. He and Lacey Jandrin, a certified physician assistant, discussed hand and upper extremity conditions during a livestreamed event.
Tips from Dr. Howson on the proper way to set up your work-from-home station
Working from home doesn’t have to be a pain, but it literally can be if your workstation isn’t set up properly says Dr. Christopher Howson, pain medicine physician with BayCare Clinic® Pain & Rehab Medicine.
Great skin in winter is possible!
In between the warm toasty fires and the snowy outdoor activities like sledding, skiing, ice skating or just shoveling the driveway- winter in Wisconsin can wreak havoc on a person’s skin. Some extra maintenance can prevent that seasonal dry, itchy a…
Watch: Dr. Andrea Federman discusses hearing loss and treatment options
Dr. Andrea Federman, audiologist with the Hearing Center BayCare Clinic recently participated in a Facebook Live question and answer discussion about hearing loss and treatment options available to patients.
Elisse’s story: ‘I’m back to the person I was at 45’ after ankle surgery
“I’m back to the person I was at 45,” says Elisse Meier after Jason George DeVries, a fellowship-trained foot-and-ankle surgeon with Orthopedics & Sports Medicine BayCare Clinic, performed her ankle fusion procedure.