Patient Education

Patient Education

Click any of the links below to learn more about the respective body parts, diseases, injuries, treatment and prevention:

Body Part

» Shoulder Arm & Elbow
» Hand & Wrist
» Hand Surgery
» Spine & Neck
» Hip
» Knee & Leg
» Foot & Ankle

Diseases & Syndromes

» Arthritis

Injuries & Broken Bone

» Fractures
» Sprains & Strains
» Tears & Instability
» Dislocations & Separations

Treatment & Rehabilitation

» Joint Replacements
» Non-Surgical Treatments
» Surgical Treatments

Prevention & Safety

» Preventing Injury & Health Conditions
» Home & Work Safety
» Falls
» Footwear & Injury Prevention
» Sports & Exercise
» Recreation Safety
» Motor Vehicle Safety

Other Resources

» COSM Procedure Videos
Procedure Videos for Common Diagnoses

» American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons (AAOS)

» Orthopedic Questions
Ask about braces and supports for knee, ankle, or shoulder pain. Read about knee surgery, and braces used to treat knee problems by a qualified brace specialist.

» Orthopedic Surgery News: Topics
Headlines and content related specifically to orthopedic surgery and procedures

» The Spine Journal
The official journal of the North American Spine Society; an international and multidisciplinary journal that publishes original, peer-reviewed articles on research and treatment related to the spine and spine care, including basic science and clinical investigations

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