Orthopedics

New Jersey Woman Becomes First Successful Patient of Knee Replacement Using New, Innovative Technology

Eugenia Dziopa has always been an avid walker, enjoying daily strolls around her neighborhood in northern New Jersey. But two...

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Orthopedics

Mahwah Woman Gets Her Active Lifestyle Back Through Knee Surgery and Hip Replacements

Lorraine Albano, a 63-year-old retired office manager in Mahwah, New Jersey, had been enduring severe hip and knee pain on...

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Orthopedics

Off-Broadway Producer Back in Action After Hip Replacement

When the lights go back on in theaters across Manhattan—a year and a half after going dark because of the...

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Orthopedics

Bloomfield, New Jersey, Runner Back on Her Feet After Spine Surgery

Typically, we photograph every patient appearing in HealthU. Because this story was planned during the COVID-19 pandemic, that contact would...

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Orthopedics

Picking up the Pieces After a Fall

Typically, we photograph every patient appearing in HealthU. Because this story was planned during the surge of COVID-19, that contact would have...

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Orthopedics

Firing on All Cylinders After Knee Replacement

Typically, we photograph every patient appearing in HealthU. Because this story was planned during the surge of COVID-19, that contact would have...

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Orthopedics

Back on Her Feet After Ankle Surgery

On Friday, March 27, 2020, Kori Sheridan Potenzone fell down a flight of stairs and broke her ankle. She was...

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Emergency ServicesOrthopedics

On a Roll After Shoulder Surgery

A few years ago, Ruben Perez, M.D., a primary care doctor in Union City, New Jersey, set out on a...

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Orthopedics

Knee Replacement: All in a Day’s Work

A day’s work for Tim Gallin—a stuntman in more than 300 movies and TV shows—means being beaten up or lit...

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Orthopedics

The Best Medicine for Osteoarthritis

Shari Linick loves to make people laugh. The 54-year-old stand-up comedian, who has taken the stage at bars and comedy...

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