Minimally Invasive Surgery (MIS)

MIS Joint Replacement offers important advantages, requiring smaller incisions and potentially causing less trauma, shorter hospital stay, faster recovery and less scarring than traditional techniques.

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Computer-Assisted Surgery (CAS)

Computer-assisted technology has made it possible for your orthopaedic specialist to navigate joint replacement procedures with a level of accuracy so precise it may improve the results of your surgery.

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Total Joint Replacement (TJR)

Total joint replacement is a surgical procedure in which certain parts of an arthritic or damaged joint are removed and replaced with an artificial joint, which is designed to move just like a healthy joint.

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American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS)
The latest source for Legislation, educational, health care policy and research information. The site includes the bylaws and position papers of the AAOS, and the latest federal and state laws enacted that pertain to the practice of orthopaedics and medicine.

American Association of Hip & Knee Surgeons (AAHKS)
An information source for latest trends in joint replacement surgery about the hip and knee.

WebMD
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Arthritis Foundation
The mission of the Arthritis Foundation is to improve lives through leadership in the prevention, control and cure of arthritis and related diseases. Discusses non operative means of dealing with arthritis. Gives local resources that are available.

Utah/Idaho Chapter of the Arthritis Foundation
The Utah/Idaho Chapter of the Arthritis Foundation, operates across the state to assist those affected by the disease and provide current information for people with arthritis and their families.

Wheeless' Textbook of Orthopaedics
Wheeless’ Textbook of Orthopaedics is key reference in an easy to read outline format. Each topic is fully searchable by alphabetical, anatomical and keyword searches.

About Stryker
Learn about new joint replacement technologies, the treatment options available to you, and other helpful online tools so you can take back your life.


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Dr. Anderson’s Photography
Michael Anderson has been in photography longer than he has medicine. He is currently a practicing orthopedic surgeon in the red-rock country of Southern Utah. His travels have taken him from the farthest points North in Barrow Alaska to South Georgia Island of Antarctica.

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(CM)2 (CM Squared) is an organization of like-minded individuals who adhere to the ideas of Clean Mouth and Clean Mind at home, work, in sports and in all other aspects of life.