How Does Colder Weather Affect My Knee Pain?

Patients often tell me that cold weather brings out the worst of their knee pain. Cold weather can exacerbate joint pain in anyone suffering from chronic joint disorders. Changes in Atmospheric Pressure It is possible to feel changes in atmospheric (also called barometric) pressure in your joints. Cold weather is often heralded by lower atmospheric […]

On Customized Treatment

An Imaginary Conversation With Your Dentist. Dentist, “Mr. Johnson, you have 3 teeth that have severe decay and we need to extract them.  I am most comfortable with dentures rather than implants.  I am going to extract all your teeth and give you some really great dentures that should last 20 years.” Mr. Johnson. “Doctor, […]

Introductory Blogpost

Welcome to my introductory blog post.  We live in an amazing time where the barriers to communication are largely disappearing.   The goal of this blog is to highlight and simplify some interesting topics in the world of arthritis, joint preservation, and replacement.  The blog will be composed of commentary by me and our office staff […]