Category: Orthopaedic Trends & Insights

Benefits of a Total Hip Replacement Surgery

November 21, 2019

Decreased mobility, pain and the inability to perform daily tasks can be a frustrating reality for those who experience severe hip pain. When you can’t sleep well at night, walk around the grocery store and go for walks outdoors, your quality of life can suffer. The good news is, total hip replacement surgery has evolved […]

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How to Celebrate National Physical Therapy Month

October 10, 2019

As the temperatures drop and fall approaches, it’s tempting to be less physically active. That’s why October is the perfect time to set end-of-the-year goals and focus on healthy self-improvement. A good place to start is by celebrating National Physical Therapy Month (NPTM). Physical therapy is not just for injury recovery, its benefits also include […]

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Campbell Clinic Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgeon Chosen for ABC Travel Fellowship

September 6, 2019

At Campbell Clinic, we have the only team of pediatric orthopaedic surgeons in the Memphis and Mid-South region. Meet Dr. Derek Kelly, pediatric orthopaedic surgeon. He was chosen as one of seven orthopaedic surgeons nationwide by the American Orthopaedic Association to participate in the American-British-Canadian Travel Fellowship, touring Australia, New Zealand and the United Kingdom.  Learn […]

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Common Injuries Treated in Sports Medicine

June 20, 2019

Participating in organized activity or being on a sports team are healthy and fun ways to get in shape and reach your fitness goals. However, they often require training and intense exercise which carries the risk of injury. When dealing with any sports-related injury, you’ll likely be referred to a sports medicine physician. Sports medicine […]

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Arthritis Awareness Month: Know the Signs

May 9, 2019

May is recognized each year as National Arthritis Awareness Month. Arthritis impacts more than 50 million Americans, making it the number one cause of disability in the country. Arthritis is often times chronic and can make even the most normal daily tasks painful. Thankfully, technology and scientific research are evolving more each day to conquer […]

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Occupational Therapy vs. Physical Therapy: What’s the Difference?

April 12, 2019

The fields of occupational therapy (OT) and physical therapy (PT) often get confused. Both specialties include hands-on treatment to help people recover and perform everyday tasks, but each field takes a unique approach in how it helps individuals get back to their normal routines. One key difference between OT and PT is that OT focuses […]

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Total Joint Replacement Procedures Continue to Increase

February 15, 2019

Hip, knee and other joint replacement procedures are among the most common elective surgeries in the United States. According to a study presented at the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons’ annual meeting, the average age of patients undergoing hip replacement surgery has declined from over 66 to just under 65, while the average age for […]

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Improve Bone and Joint Health in the New Year

December 19, 2018

The new year is a time for change. It’s a time to break old habits and start building new ones. The beginning of a new year holds countless opportunities to become a better version of yourself, to take on new challenges and to try new things. As 2019 fast approaches, we hope you’ll consider spending […]

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Health Literacy Month

October 5, 2018

October is Health Literacy Month, a time to stay informed and up-to-date on the latest health information. This month serves to improve your communication with physicians and other health professionals by asking questions and reading up on health material. Below are several ways that you can work to improve your knowledge of health-related information. Improving […]

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Chronic vs. Acute Sports Injuries

September 13, 2018

Did you know that sports-related injuries can be categorized into two types, acute or chronic? Chronic injuries can occur from sports with repetitive motions, such as running, cycling or swimming. Acute injuries differ from chronic, as these happen suddenly after a traumatic event, like falling or crashing into another player during sports. Learning how to […]

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