Orthopedic Institute Blog

10 Questions with Dr. Eric S. Watson

Posted on August 24, 2017

We're digging into the impressive roster of physicians we have here at Orthopedic Institute (OI), letting you get to know some of the team members that make us proud.

Today's showcased team member is Dr. Eric S. Watson, one of our physicians. Dr. Watson graduated from California State...

10 Questions with Dr. K.C. Chang

Posted on April 27, 2017

We're diving into getting to know the team at Orthopedic Institute (OI), introducing you to some of our illustrious team members.

Today’s featured team member is Dr. K.C. Chang, one of our physicians. Dr. Chang graduated from Florida State University before attending medical school at University of...

10 Questions with Sean Magee

Posted on March 02, 2017

We’re giving you a peek into what makes Orthopedic Institute (OI) tick by shedding some light on our best and brightest.

Today’s featured team member is Sean Magee, one of our physical therapists (PT). Sean graduated from the University of North Dakota. He has a rich 26 years of experience...

When to Know if An ER Visit is Necessary

Posted on December 29, 2016

Visiting the ER or emergency department of a hospital for immediate orthopedic needs can be a traumatic and stressful experience for anyone. But with the right team on the case and the right frame of mind, you can weather an ER visit without adding to the pressure.

A Thanksgiving Note from Orthopedic Institute

Posted on November 23, 2016

Thanksgiving has become a tradition in which many individuals get together with their family and friends, enjoy a break from their busy schedule, and eat turkey. However, many of us have a hard time taking a moment to merely sit and be grateful. In between the appointments, activities, family...

14 Things You May Not Know About PA Chad Scott

Posted on October 13, 2016

Chad Scott, PA for 22 years, tells us about why he loves working at OI, the best part about working with patients, and his favorite movie theatre candy.

9 Questions with PTs Aaron Olson and Paul Kreber

Posted on August 25, 2016

This week we’re meeting two of our premier physical therapists: Aaron Olson and Paul Kreber. Aaron and Paul are part of our strong PT team, both in-house at Orthopedic Institute, as well as off-site at the OI/D1 Sports Training Institute.

9 Questions with Lee Arnold

Posted on August 05, 2016

We’re giving you a peek into what makes Orthopedic Institute (OI) tick by shedding some light on our best and brightest.

Today’s featured team member is Lee Arnold, one of our physician assistants (PAs). We’ll take a deep dive into what Lee is all about by asking burning questions about what...

Orthopedic Update: Anterior Approach Hip Replacement Surgery

Posted on July 28, 2016

The anterior approach to total hip replacement has emerged as a practical alternative to the posterior approach that most surgeons still use. Although it has been in use to some degree since the 1980s, new instrumentation allowing it to be performed using smaller incisions has made it increasingly...

4 Alternative Treatments Our Doctors Love

Posted on July 14, 2016

Monitoring and managing your orthopedic health can sometimes make you feel helpless. After all, once you leave the doctor's office, what can you do for yourself?

As it turns out, there are a variety of alternative treatments you can try out at home (or right here in our offices on your next visit)...