Colorado Center of Orthopaedic Excellence Blog

Tips and advice for sports injuries and general orthopedic conditions

do you suffer from low back pain

5 Facts You Should Know About Low Back Pain

If you’re suffering from low back pain, you’re not alone.…
what questions to ask your spine surgeon

Considering Spine Surgery? 5 Questions to Ask Your Spine Surgeon

When considering surgery, close consultation with your spine…
hand nerve surgery

Cut your hand? When is your cut serious enough for stitches or hand nerve surgery?

If you’ve cut your hand while slicing or pitting an avocado,…
Struggling with Social Distancing? How to Stay Happy and Healthy

Struggling with Social Distancing? How to Stay Happy and Healthy.

Social distancing wasn’t a term anyone uttered a few short…
patellar tendonitis in sports

Patellar Tendonitis – Are you sidelined with pain in your kneecap?

Do you participate in a sport like basketball or volleyball…
Pain in your wrist might be Carpal tunnel syndrome

What happens if you don’t treat carpal tunnel syndrome?

Carpal tunnel syndrome is a common hand and wrist injury that…
total ankle replacement

When does chronic ankle pain require total ankle replacement?

When does chronic ankle pain require total ankle replacement?…
Bunion causing foot pain

Bunion? Hammer toe? Ingrown toenail? What’s causing my foot pain?

Does foot pain dominate your day-to-day life? Whether you’re…
Hip Pain Treatment Options

Treatments for Hip Pain

As we age, hip pain becomes a common issue for many of us –…
Patient Education

Patient Education

Everything you need to know about your orthopedic condition, from preventing reinjury to avoiding risk factors can be found in our convenient online patient education library.


From the Doctor's Desk

Back Injuries Common in Young Athletes


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