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Shoulder Replacement Treatment for Pain and Mobility

It was the morning of New Year’s Eve in 2018, while she was walking her dog, that 67-year-old Joan S. fell and “shattered her left shoulder into a hundred pieces.” With her left hand in her pocket and her right hand holding the dog leash, Joan explains that she “Fell to the left, like a tree.” She landed directly onto more »

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Direct Anterior Approach Total Hip Replacement – Benefits and Risks

Direct Anterior Approach Total Hip Replacement By Dr. Eric Buxbaum, Orthopedic Surgeon Hip replacement surgery has become one of the most common and successful orthopedic procedures performed in the United States. There are multiple ways for surgeons to perform hip replacements, with the classic and still most common technique through the posterior approach, where the surgeon makes the incision on more »

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Neuromodulation Therapy: Blocking Pain Signals in Those with Chronic Pain

Relieving Chronic Pain with Neuromodulation Therapy By Dr. Ali Valimohamed Neuromodulation for chronic pain is a relatively new therapy that can greatly alleviate discomfort for people suffering with chronic pain. Neuromodulation, also referred to as neurostimulation, works through implantable devices that deliver gentle electrical impulses to the spinal cord or peripheral nerves. These impulses block pain signals from reaching the brain. more »

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Backpacks and Back Pain – It’s Back!

By Dr. Ali Valimahomed, M.D. Wearing backpacks and back pain – they go together It’s that time of year again – back to school season. This means shopping for school supplies, clothes, shoes, and maybe even a new backpack. Therefore, as we start a new school year, it’s important to pause and consider our children’s spine health. We teach them more »

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Shoulders Heal Quickly with Patch Treatment for Rotator Cuff Tears

A revolutionary new treatment called the REGENETEN Bioinductive Implant now offered at Advanced Orthopedics and Sports Medicine Institute (AOSMI) is helping patients with rotator cuff tears heal earlier and faster. As a result, they’re getting back to their active lifestyles quicker than ever before. Even more, the implant helps the body heal itself and stop rotator cuff disease from progressing. more »

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Your Own Cartilage Is The Best Defense Against Knee Pain

  With over 100 million Americans suffering from some form of chronic pain, knee pain ranks second as the most common source. 18% of men and nearly 20% of women report having knee pain.  Whether the cause of their pain is the result of too much weight being placed on the knee, poor technique during activity, trauma, or something else, more »

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A Promising Future In Sports After A Successful Surgery

  Christian Contreras developed a strong passion for soccer at just four year’s old. His father was a semi-pro soccer player, so his love for the game was something that was in his blood. He often dreamed of becoming a professional soccer player. By age twelve, Christian gained recognition from top-tier programs in the state. At fourteen, he was scouted more »

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CentraState Physician Gets Winning Assist Through Shoulder Surgery

Edward Stoner, MD, a board-certified internal medicine physician on staff at CentraState, has considered team sports as his “gym” for most of his life. A self-proclaimed aging athlete, his interests have ranged from high school football to tennis, golf, and racquetball. But over the past decade, he’s found a new passion in a men’s competitive soccer league based in Freehold. About five years ago, however, stabbing more »

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Nadine Shoulder Arthroscopy

Nadine and Dr. Michael J. Greller, MD, CPE, FAAOS discuss her recent shoulder injury and arthroscopic procedure. Dr. Michael Greller is a board-certified orthopedic surgeon, fellowship trained in sports medicine and President of Advanced Orthopedics and Sports Medicine Institute and is Chief of Staff at CentraState Medical Center. Learn more about Dr. Greller, see more of Dr. Greller’s testimonials.

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Anatomic ACL Reconstruction

Anatomic ACL Reconstruction with Endobutton Technique narrated and performed by Dr. Michael J. Greller, MD, CPE, FAAOS Dr. Michael Greller is a board-certified orthopedic surgeon, fellowship trained in sports medicine and President of Advanced Orthopedics and Sports Medicine Institute and is Chief of Staff at CentraState Medical Center. Learn more about Dr. Greller, see more of Dr. Greller’s testimonials.

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