News Posts Tagged as Orthopedics

Free presentation: Aquatherapy for spine and joint pain

Free presentation: Aquatherapy for spine and joint pain

Published 02/27/2020

Orthopedic surgeons, Dr. Mark A. Coppes and Dr. Ian Madom of Ortho RI, invite you to a free informational session about a new aquatherapy program designed to reduce pain and increase mobility in those who suffer with spine and joint ailments.

Opioid Sparing Pathway: non-narcotic approach to pain management

Opioid Sparing Pathway: non-narcotic approach to pain management

Published 03/06/2018

Drs. Michael Bradley and Henry Cabrera ease pain without opioid side-effects   There are very few societal issues that have caught widespread attention more than the opioid crisis. For years, opioid-based drugs have been administered to patients during and after surgery for their effectiveness in eliminating pain. But the negative effects of these drugs, pharmaceutical derivatives of...

What is a concussion?

What is a concussion?

Published 01/24/2018

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, a concussion is a type of traumatic brain injury—or TBI—caused by a bump, blow, or jolt to the head or by a hit to the body that causes the head and brain to move rapidly back and forth. This sudden movement can cause the brain to...