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In-office hand and wrist procedures
Hand, Wrist and Elbow
“Patients really are very pleased with their results,” says Dr. Craig Olson of Orthopedics & Sports Medicine BayCare Clinic in Manitowoc. He discussed hand and wrist in-office procedures during a Facebook live event.
Rob’s story: New procedure has been ‘a godsend’ for his pain treatment
Pain & Rehab Medicine
A car crash left Rob McDermott living with pain and numbness for about 50 years. Then he met Dr. Danqing Guo and his thread superficial peroneal nerve release procedure. The non-surgical procedure set McDermott on a road to pain-free living.
Opal’s story: ‘I have not had a single pain in my left ankle,’ since new procedure at BayCare Clinic
Pain & Rehab Medicine
‘I have not had a single pain in my left ankle,’ Opal Williams of Green Bay says after undergoing a new procedure developed by Drs. Danqing and Danzhu Guo of BayCare Clinic Pain & Rehab Medicine.
Levi’s story: LASIK is ’the way to go’
Eye Specialists LASIK and Refractive Surgery
Life is so much easier for Levi Cotter, a young, active member of the U.S. Army National Guard. Since having LASIK surgery, he no longer worries about his glasses falling off during training.
Lance’s story: How a typical day became a fight against stroke
Lance Bethke experienced an intracerebral hemorrhage, a life-threatening form of stroke caused by undiagnosed high blood pressure. Immediate care from Dr. Gerald W. Eckardt, a neurosurgeon with BayCare Clinic, helped save his life.
Podcast: Dr. Jon Henry on overuse injuries in athletes training solo
Orthopedics & Sports Medicine Sports Medicine
In the latest episode of the BayCare Clinic Podcast, Dr. Jon Henry, an orthopedic surgeon with Orthopedics & Sports Medicine BayCare Clinic discusses working out safely, the potential for overuse injuries in young athletes and how the 2020 off-season…
Pamela’s story: Wrist surgery allows her to return to music
Orthopedics & Sports Medicine Hand, Wrist and Elbow
Pamela Nikodem has been a musician all her life. So, when she injured her wrist in a fall in 2017 and could no longer play, she was devastated. Dr. Brian Klika performed a minimally invasive wrist procedure and now she’s on her way back to performing…
Gary’s story: Lucky to be alive after stroke
Gary Keshena, stroke survivor, owes his life to his sister and neighbor who recognized the signs and symptoms of stroke and called 911. They quickly got him to Dr. Gerald Eckardt and his team for the necessary care.