News Posts Tagged as Orthopedics

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...

5 Questions with Spine Specialist Dr. Ian Madom

5 Questions with Spine Specialist Dr. Ian Madom

Published 01/04/2018

Ian A. Madom, MD, joined the team of surgeons at South County Health Orthopedics Center in September 2016 and has hit the ground running with his specialization in conditions of the spine. We sat down with him for a quick chat on how he got started, where spine care is heading, and some of the...