Bone & Joint CenterOrthopedist in Wausau, Wisconsin
A BIG thanks to Janice, I left my paperwork behind and Janice told me she would send it to me, I asked if she had a "e...xtra" brain to send that also. Janice was so sweet and sent me one, great humor Thank you to all
Nan and Ken Smith
The staffing the prep and recovery rooms are amazing! Keith kept me calm and related with me. Thank you all so much!
Laura Bucki, Medford
Have you ever wondered why your joints and muscles ache when you have the flu?
You may be surprised to learn that it's not the virus that causes muscle and joint pain. It's your immune system.
When a virus enters your body, your white blood cells go to work to kill the virus. This action causes inflammation and pain. Read more at http://bit.ly/2tLWly6
Diet and nutrition play an important part in bone health. Besides milk and cheese, check out these five foods that contribute to a strong bones and muscles. http://bit.ly/2EJvh2Y
The golden moments at the 2018 Winter Olympics in PyeongChang have been inspiring to watch. All the Olympic athletes show the determination and heart needed to win and compete.
Some of our favorite moments included the Women's USA Hockey team repeating the miracle on ice, snowboarders Shaun White and Chloe Kim taking gold in the halfpipe, and Aliona Savchenko winning her first gold medal in pairs figure skating after making five trips to the Olympic games.
What were your favorite Olympic moments?
When is a sprained ankle not a sprain?
If you've experienced pain and swelling in your ankle for three weeks or longer, it's time to call your primary care provider or an orthopedic specialist. You may have a more serious injury.
Have some spare time?
Learn more about orthopaedic health and services with this virtual game from the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons. Play it at http://game.anationinmotion.org/
January is National Bath Safety Month. Avoid slips, falls and serious injuries in the bathroom. Here are some tips from the Kansas City Health & Wellness magazine. http://kchealthandwellness.com/january-is-national-bath-sa…/
Bone & Joint closed its Medford location today due to the winter storm. We are in the process of calling all patients scheduled for appointments in Medford today.
Ice and snow accumulations this morning created dangerous driving conditions in the Medford area.
At this time, Bone & Joint's other locations remain open. If weather worsens and this changes, we will let you know....
If you have to be on the roads today, please be safe.
You don't have to live with pain because you have a high deductible. Bone & Joint's Health Services Financing program allows you to access the care you need when you need it. Check out our no-cost financing at http://www.bonejoint.net/financing/
Looking for something to do this weekend?
The Badger State Winter Games are in full swing from now until April 2018. From fat tire bike races to table tennis tournaments, there's something for everyone. Whether you watch or participate, enjoy Wisconsin's winter activities at the Badger State Games.
Check out the schedule at http://badgerstategames.org/
Do you know what day it is?
It's National Get to Know Your Customers Day.
Getting to know our patients is our goal every day at Bone & Joint. We want to get to know you, so we can create a unique treatment plan that fits your lifestyle and helps you get back to the activities you enjoy.
Do your feet hurt first thing in the morning? After a long day at work? When you're in the recliner? You don't have to endure foot pain.
Meet Dr. Staysniak. He has the expertise to fix your feet whether you suffer from ingrown toenails, bunions, or fallen arches.
Learn more about Dr. Staysiak at http://bit.ly/2CY4n6T...
You don't have to live with sore feet.
Rain and snow is in the forecast again. Be on the lookout for black ice coating parking areas,walkways and steps as you head home tonight or go to work in the morning.
Our excellent group of orthopedic specialists can help you if you're hurt, but we'd rather have you arrive safe and sound at your destination.
Cold temperatures, ice and snow increase your risk of an orthopedic injury. Review our prevention tips at http://bit.ly/2qM1Xqq
Dr. Jeffrey Martin provides orthopedic care to people of all ages. He treats fractures, dislocations, and sports-related injuries. As an orthopedic surgeon, Dr. Martin has the expertise to perform total joint replacements and reconstructive surgeries.
Dr. Martin helps his patients understand their orthopedic conditions, so they can take part in their treatment decisions. His goal is to provide medical care that allows his patients to move better without pain.
Learn more about Dr. Martin at: http://www.bonejoint.net/providers/jeffrey-mk-martin-do/