PLEASE... is it orthopedic or orthopaedic?

Answer Both are correct. Orthopaedic is the English spelling of the word, but is used quite a bit in the US too because people think it looks cool. They both have the same exact definition and you could... Read More »

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Being referred to an orthopaedic sureon?

In the area you describe, I would look for a condition called cubital tunnel syndrome. It is like carpal tunnel, except it is compression of a different nerve, the ulnar nerve, at the inside of you... Read More »

How to Buy an Orthopedic Dog Bed?

It breaks our hearts to watch our beloved dogs suffer as they grow older. Just like us humans, dogs can suffer from arthritis, joint issues, and sore muscles. An estimated 10 million dogs in the Un... Read More »

What are orthopedic shoes?

Orthopedic shoes is a term that was coined by shoe manufacturers. Orthopedic refers to a surgery or procedure designed to correct or alleviate pain and discomfort due to spinal issues. Therefore, a... Read More »

Orthopedic Surgeons & Hip Replacement?

Orthopedic surgeons can perform arthroscopy, or joint replacement surgery. For a person with significant hip pain, surgical replacement of the hip joint could provide relief.