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Trusted orthopaedic information, including hundreds of articles, videos and resources, from our American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons.
STOP (Sports Trauma and Overuse Prevention) Sports Injuries was founded with the American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine and is dedicated to sports injury prevention, particularly in young athletes.
Orthopaedic Surgery patient education material including anatomy, injury and surgery videos and informational resources.
OrthoKids is the website for kids as well as parents to learn about pediatric orthopaedic conditions, injury prevention, and treatment.
Safe Kids USA is a U.S. nonprofit organization dedicated to preventing injuries in children and promote healthy childhood growth and development.
Information about knee pain and associated conditions including knee replacement options from the Zimmer Biomet company.
Information from The American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery - Establishing education and performance standards for Orthopaedic Surgeons.
Information from the AOSSM including quality patient education material, evidence-based knowledge, and research that advances the science and practice of sports medicine.
Concussion information for parents, coaches, teachers and others working with student athletes at youth, high-school and all sports levels.
*Information also available at CDC HEADS UP CONCUSSION MOBILE APP .
A series of practical, age-appropriate guidelines to help parents, players and coaches avoid overuse injuries and foster long, healthy careers for youth pitchers.
Opioid Medications are sometimes necessary for treatment of short term pain, particularly after surgery, but come with significant risks and potential complications. CDC information about opioids is linked.
Information to help prepare for return home following surgery, particularly joint replacement surgery.
Preoperative nutritional supplement designed to optimize surgical healing and recovery.
Thousand Oaks Surgical Hospital and the Los Robles Hospital & Medical Center became the first hospitals in Ventura County to earn The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval its Total Joint Program.
Website with educational video guiding preoperative preparation for Total Knee / Joint Replacement at the Thousand Oaks Surgical Hospital and Los Robles Hospital and Medical Center.
Helpful general information on preoperative preparation and postoperative recovery from joint replacement surgery.
Sports Medicine and Orthopaedic education website from Arthrex, a global leader in Orthopaedic products.
The Vanguard Complete Knee System information including E1 technology description of the Vanguard implant bearing infused with vitamin E, a natural antioxidant.
Oxford Partial Knee: The only one of its kind. Less pain, faster recovery, more natural motion. Information from Zimmer Biomet regarding the Oxford Partial Knee.
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