Running Tips to Help Keep the Doctor Away!

The warm weather is sticking around and us runners are out hitting the pavement, dirt, or even treadmills and taking in that sunshine and fresh air! Runners are most vulnerable to injury at certain times during their running careers: Upon Initial Running – First 4-6 months When returning to running after injury When running longer…

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Distal Radius Fracture

What is a Distal Radius Fracture? A distal radius fracture is when the radius (the larger bone in the forearm) is broken at the end of the bone by the wrist joint! Most distal radius fractures, also known as wrist fractures, are caused by a fall onto an outstretched hand. As you extend your wrist…

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NOTICE OF DATA BREACH Mendelson Kornblum Orthopedic and Spine Specialists (the “Practice”) understands that the privacy and security of health information is critically important and is committed to protecting it. This notice relates to a recent incident at the Practice that may have resulted in a compromise of certain patient health information. On January 5,…

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Free Webinar – Chronic Lower Back & Lower Extremity Pain

If you or a loved one is living with chronic low back and lower extremity pain you’re among the millions of people who know the burden it can be. There are options for managing symptoms!! Dr. Wednesday Hall and Dr. Eduardo Icaza would like to personally invite you to learn more about the types of…

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Women in Medicine and Orthopedics

186 years ago Elizabeth Blackwell became the first woman to obtain a medical degree in the United States. Dr. Blackwell decided to become a doctor when a dying friend confided that she would have suffered less had her physician been a woman.  She wrote about her experiences in Pioneer Work in Opening the Medical Profession to…

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MRI Facts That You May Have Not Known

An MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) uses a powerful magnet to take photos inside the body while a computer records changes in your body’s magnetic field. This allows doctors to diagnose a disease, illness, injury, or condition. Computer images from MRI can create a 3-D image of the inside of your body. MRI is also much safer than…

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Check Out What MKOSS Has Been Up To in 2020

    Wondering what is new with Mendelson Kornblum? Look no further! Our practice has been busy making healthcare safer, smarter, and an overall better healing experience for our patients! Check it out! Summer 2020 Newsletter Winter 2020 Newsletter    

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How Do I Know If I Need Knee Replacement Surgery?

Call our office to schedule your visit today and get on the road to recovery! When should I talk to my doctor about knee replacement surgery? That’s a question you and your orthopedic surgeon will have to answer together. But when knee pain is so bad it actually interferes with the things you want or need…

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