It’s the Patellofemoral Height

It’s the Patellofemoral Height, Stupid!

Is it patella baja (abnormally lying patella) or patella alta (a high patella)? New study shows patellofemoral height may be more consequential than previously thought.

Orthopedic Surgery Patients Become Long Term Opioid Users?

According to a study in the orthopaedic journal, JBJS, 5.3% of patients who underwent orthopedic surgery were still taking narcotics one year after surgery. These are patients who were not chronic opiate users before surgery. The highest rates were found after revision spine surgery.

COVID-19 Update

COVID-19 Update - starting limited clinic the week of May 4th

It looks like we are starting a very limited clinic the week of May 4th and surgery for cases considered urgent on May 11th. We will start by seeing new patients, follow-up patients who have a new injury, and patients who have been waiting for injections. Please e-mail stricklandoffice@hss.edu or call if you have been […]