Jun 06, 2014
When knee replacement reaches the point that anti-inflammatory medication and activity modification don’t provide the needed relief, knee replacement surgery may be recommended by orthopedic specialists. While traditional surgery is trusted and effective, a new option has arisen for knee replacement that allows for a smaller incision and quicker return or knee function, called Quadriceps-Sparing Total Knee Replacement.
Jan 27, 2014
WIO Welcomes Bryce Wikfors, PA-C. Bryce is a graduate of Boise State University with a Bachelor’s degree in Communications and a Minor in Psychology. Additionally, he attained his Master’s in Physician Assistant Studies from Idaho State University. Welcome Bryce!
Jan 22, 2014
West Idaho Orthopedics announces that Dr. George Nicola is now certified to perform MAKOplasty. MAKOplasty is the latest and most technologically advanced knee resurfacing procedure available. MAKOplasty is a robotic arm assisted partial knee resurfacing procedure designed to relieve the pain caused by joint degeneration due to osteoarthritis (OA).