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Stepping Into Better Health—Overcoming Hallux Abducto Valgus/Bunions

Posted on Categories Doctors Corner, Podiatry

According to a study published six years ago, 23% of adults aged 18-65, and 36% of adults over 65 years old are affected by Hallux Abducto Valgus.* This progressive and often disabling condition can occur with anyone, at any time in life, and may occur in conjunction with many other pathological processes within the feet … Read More

Keeping Your Life in Motion- Scared of Surgery?

Posted on Categories Doctors Corner, General Orthopedic

Scared of surgery? By: Dr. Richard McClain, Allied Bone and Joint Plymouth Office  I had a patient recently express his concern regarding knee replacement surgery, despite two worn-out knees. He harbored this fear not because of pain, but because a friend of a friend had a poor outcome. My patient concluded knee replacements didn’t work. … Read More