Osteoporosis: Causes, Symptoms and Treatments

Osteoporosis involves loss of bone tissue and density, which causes bones to become brittle and weak. Bones are living tissues that constantly break down and replace themselves, but people with osteoporosis have a higher rate of bone loss than bone … Continued

The Intracept® Procedure for Chronic Low Back Pain

Chronic low back pain afflicts millions of Americans and can be severely limiting in everyday activities. When patients don’t respond well to nonsurgical treatment methods for back pain, they often think spinal fusion surgery is their only remaining option. But … Continued

Makoplasty: Robotic-Arm Assisted Joint Replacement Surgery

Robotic-assisted procedures represent some of the latest advances in surgical care. Dr. Nicholas Ting — an orthopedic surgeon who is trained and certified to perform robotic-arm assisted joint replacement surgery using the Mako® system — says this technology has taken … Continued

Anterior Hip Replacement

When the goal is to help patients get back to their passions, Dr. Nicholas Ting finds hip replacement surgery to be one of the most rewarding aspects of his career as an orthopedic surgeon. One of Dr. Ting’s specialties as … Continued