Scoliosis Correction Surgery for Patient Life Quality
Charles Reitman, M.D., discusses functionality-focused approach to spinal surgery in adults.
Tag Teaming Total Ankle Replacement for Improved Outcomes
Daniel Scott, M.D., MBA, and Christopher Gross, M.D., perform ankle replacements together as a team, which results in more positive outcomes and less time in the operating room.
3D Exoscope Transforms Minimally Invasive Herniated Disc Surgery
Neurosurgeon Stephen Kalhorn, M.D., uses a 3D digital exoscope to perform a minimally invasive tubular microdiscectomy to relieve pain in a patient with a herniated disc
Chief of Orthopaedic Oncology, Lee Leddy, M.D., discusses the steps taken before, during and after a knee replacement in order to improve a patient’s quality of life.
Christopher Gross, M.D., MUSC Orthopaedic physician, details a total talus replacement procedure for patients whose talus bones have died.
Limb Salvage Surgery for Pediatric Bone Sarcoma
MUSC is one of a few centers in the country that offers advanced skeletal reconstruction and limb salvage surgery for pediatric bone sarcomas.
MUSC Health orthopaedic surgeon Josef K. Eichinger, M.D., discusses the case of a 13-year-old baseball player with left elbow pain who was successfully treated with elbow arthroscopy.
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Treg Cell Transplantation Proves Effective in Treating Brittle Bone Disease in Mouse Model
By investigating a new path, researchers successfully treat osteogenesis imperfecta for a year
With Radically Improved Pain Control, Bone Marrow Donors Can Gift Stem Cells Without Worry of Undue Pain or Opioid Use
McCoy and her colleagues believed that improved pain management would mean a better experience for donors and might lead to more willingness to donate among other people who were previously fearful of the pain.
Scoliosis Correction Surgery Helps Patients Walk Tall
For patients with scoliosis, Charles Reitman, M.D., an orthopaedic surgeon at MUSC Health, performs corrective surgery to draw crooked spines back toward a more balanced and functional plane. But he will be the first to maintain that surgery ...
An Engine Tune-Up for the Ankle
Agile, lean, dynamic, compact – for some these words evoke images of fast sports cars. But for Daniel Scott, M.D., MBA, an orthopaedic foot and ankle surgeon at MUSC Health, they apply just as well to total ankle replacement, or TAR.
Bringing Female Athletes to Sports Medicine Research
Researchers at MUSC aim to correct research desert in sports injuries specific to women
Establishing a Chest Wall Injury Center Provides Long-Awaited Answers
As one of but a few comprehensive chest wall injury centers in the country, MUSC Health offers treatment options to patients in the Southeast.
The MUSC Health Musculoskeletal Institute brings together a group of health care experts who treat all conditions of the bones, joints, and muscles. Our goal is to provide the best care to our patients in one visit to a single location. Our experts include orthopaedic surgeons, rheumatologists, hand surgeons, physiatrists, endocrinologists, radiologists, anesthesiologists, physical and occupational therapists, athletic trainers, sports psychologists, nurse practitioners, physicians' assistants, nurses, and other dedicated staff focused on musculoskeletal conditions.