Author: Dr. Chris O'Grady

Alternatives to Shoulder Replacement

While the safety and efficacy of stem cell therapy or platelet-rich plasma (PRP) are still being vetted, it is believed that there are some major advantages to regenerative medicine versus traditional treatments.

Is Platelet-Rich Plasma A Treatment Option for Me?

Platelet-Rich Plasma (PRP) can play a vital role in recovering from acute or chronic tendon, ligament and muscle injuries; arthritis, particularly arthritis of the knee; and, to a very limited degree, fractures.

Stem Cell Therapy for Knee Pain: An Effective Treatment

Whether your knee pain stems from chronic overuse or an acute injury, there is a very good chance that the healing properties of adult stem cell therapy could expedite your recovery process and get you back to your life sooner.

4 Reasons to Consider Stem Cell Therapy for Treating Shoulder Pain

Many orthopaedic surgeons believe that stem cells could have the ability to treat common musculoskeletal  injuries and conditions, like damaged cartilage, arthritis, and ligament and muscle tears.

Opioid-Free Surgery: Is It Really Possible?

Many opioid use disorders begin with a prescription from a physician to treat pain, but these drugs are so addictive that patients can find themselves dependent. At O’Grady Orthopaedics, we believe that the use of narcotic pain medication should be limited to the absolute minimum necessary for pain alleviation.