Big Toe Cartilage Replacement as an Arthritis Treatment


Every step is agony when you have pain and swelling in the big toe. It’s very demoralizing to lose the ability to walk comfortably. Many people don’t realize how hard the big toe works, bearing the weight of our body when we stand and maintaining our balance, until it starts to ache and becomes difficult […]

Ask Your Doctor About This New Treatment For Plantar Fasciitis & Tendon Pain


Maybe the pain is in your elbow or your knee or your ankle. No matter what you’ve tried it doesn’t go away. You’ve talked to your doctor and followed their recommended treatments, but every day the pain is still there. It’s hard to perform your daily activities. Your doctor says you have tendinosis, a deterioration […]

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Cartiva® SCI, the Newest Alternative in Treating Big Toe Arthritis


Perhaps you thought you just strained or stubbed your toe and the pain and swelling would go away. But as it persists, you suspect it’s something more. A trip to the orthopedics office confirms your fears: you have arthritis in your toe joint. Your doctor explains that the cartilage on the ends of your toe’s bones has […]

Don’t Let Pain Ruin Your Volleyball Game


Whether playing competitively or just in the backyard, volleyball is a fun sport for players of all ages and skill levels. The only downside is that like other sports, volleyball does come with a risk of injury. Given the nature of the game, the most common volleyball injuries likely aren’t hard to guess: shoulder overuse, […]

Complete Orthopedic Care for Arthritis


One-stop shop for arthritis treatment If arthritis pain is getting in the way of your everyday life, it can be a relief to know that treatment is available. An orthopedic specialist can help you evaluate the cause of your arthritis, discuss your treatment options, and provide you with complete orthopedic care under one roof.   What […]

At Midwest Orthopaedic Consultants, Experience Matters Most

A new Midwest Orthopaedic Consultants commercial began airing this summer on all major TV stations, and we hope you’ve gotten a chance to see it. The ad has given us a chance to highlight our experienced team and comprehensive orthopedic services, as well as share our message of well-being with TV audiences. If you haven’t seen the commercial […]

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