Dr. C. Lan Fotopoulos on Minimally Invasive Lumbar Decompression

C. Lan Fotopoulos, M.D., board-certified physical medicine and rehabilitation physician (also known as an interventional physiatrist), is featured in the May/June Healthy Kansas City special edition of Kansas City Homes & Style Magazine. In the article, he discusses minimally invasive … Continued

Five Tips to Prevent Running Injuries

Proper stretching, strength training and the right shoes can reduce your risk of injury Each year in May, the American Medical Athletic Association and the American Running Association come together to encourage children, parents and educators to accept the challenge … Continued

Total Knee Replacement: Honore’s Story

Honore Ashcraft’s knee pain impacted her mobility and quality of life for years. Upon meeting Scott Wingerter, M.D., board-certified orthopedic surgeon at Dickson-Diveley Orthopaedics, she learned she was suffering from primary hip osteoarthritis and advanced knee osteoarthritis, conditions that occur … Continued

Arthritis Awareness: Causes, Symptoms and Treatment Options

May is Arthritis Awareness Month, dedicated to raising awareness about the leading cause of disability in the United States. Arthritis affects more than 50 million adults and 300,000 children, but despite its prevalence, there still are many common misconceptions associated … Continued