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Repairing Hip Fractures

Learn about your options for repairing a fractured hip and how to find the right treatment and therapy to ensure a full recovery from hip fractures.

How to Tell if You Have a Concussion

A concussion is a traumatic brain injury that occurs when the brain is shaken within the skull. This can be caused by a blow...

Back Pain & Symptoms

Spine problems can be sneaky - they don't always show up as discomfort in your back. They're the kind of symptoms you're tempted to...

Types of Diagnostic Medical Imaging Explained

Medical imaging is the process of creating visual representations of internal organs, bones, abnormal growths or inflammations, and other structures or areas. It is...

Screening & Preventing Osteoporosis

Doctor Tannika Christensen, Baptist Health La Grange, explains why it’s important to have bone density screenings, describes the risk factors for osteoporosis, and provides...

Preventing and Treating Sports Injuries

Orthopedic surgeon Thomas Cervoni discusses ways to prevent and treat sports injuries, including minimally invasive options and physical therapy. Watch Health Talks video.

Relieving Shoulder Pain

Find out some of the causes of shoulder pain and the advanced therapies and treatments to treat and relieve shoulder pain.

Carpal Tunnel Surgery Recovery Guide

Carpal tunnel syndrome is a condition that affects the median nerve, which runs the length of your arm and then through an opening in...

The Importance of Physical Therapy

Orthopedic surgeon JOSEPH PULLEKINES talks about the importance of physical therapy and describes how the end result of orthopedic surgery often depends upon successful rehabilitation.

The Pain of Rain?

Before a drop ever hits the ground, do you know it's about to rain? "Many of my patients tell me they can predict the...

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Neck & Back Pain Relief Treatment in La Grange, Kentucky

Baptist Health offers both surgical and non-surgical options, such as physical therapy, to help with neck and back pain relief. Learn more about our neck and back pain treatment options.
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Regenerative Use of Bone Marrow Aspiration in Louisville, Kentucky

The bone marrow aspiration procedure uses stem cells to help the body repair itself and generate new tissue to damaged areas. Learn about this regenerative stem cell therapy from Baptist Health.
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Back Pain and Its Causes

Persistent back pain affects millions of Americans to some degree and is a leading cause of disability. One of the challenges is that there...