Three Common Types of Arthritis

Arthritis, which refers to chronic joint inflammation, is the leading cause of disability in the United States, affecting more than 50 million adults and 300,000 children. Often thought of as a single disease, there actually are more than 100 types … Continued

Intracept® for Chronic Low Back Pain

Millions of Americans have chronic low back pain, so for orthopedic spine surgeon Theodore Koreckij, M.D., it’s a common complaint among his patients. And if they can’t find relief through more conservative treatment methods, they may be concerned that surgery … Continued

Causes, Symptoms and Treatments for Psoriatic Arthritis

Psoriatic arthritis is a chronic autoimmune disease that involves the skin (psoriasis) and joints (arthritis). It occurs when the body’s immune system attacks its own healthy cells, causing an inflammatory response that can affect the entire body and possibly cause … Continued

Meet Dr. Nicholas Ting, Orthopedic Surgeon

An orthopedic surgeon who specializes in adult knee and hip reconstruction and replacement, Dr. Nicholas Ting has a passion for getting his patients back into the game of life. Dr. Ting joined Dickson-Diveley Orthopaedics in January 2019 after two years … Continued

Osteoarthritis: Causes, Symptoms and Treatments

The most common form of arthritis is osteoarthritis, a degenerative joint disease sometimes called “wear-and-tear” arthritis because it is often seen in people as they reach middle age and older. Osteoarthritis develops as the cartilage that cushions the ends of … Continued