Orthopaedics

Youth athletes are experiencing tears of a knee ligament at alarming rates. These injuries, known as anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) injuries, occur with sports that involve pivoting and side-to-side motions, like soccer and skiing. Because the young athletes are often still growing, orthopaedic specialists must take special care. Treatment should [...]

By uclahealth • October 11, 2019
My husband had both knees replaced in 2016. Dr. Bruce Brown and his staff were outstanding! Dr. Brown is a caring man who makes you feel you are the only person he is treating - always showing patience when dealing with questions and concerns. His staff was equally helpful and [...]
By pat16 • April 3, 2017
I knew that I needed a hip replacement. I had been told that before I met Dr. Eric Johnson. What I did not know for sure was that one of my legs was shorter than the other. Dr. Johnson confirmed it was and said that he [...]
By larry s • March 30, 2017
Dr. Nick Shamie is the friendliest doctor that I have ever met, and I'm 80 years old. He always has a smile on his face and is very happy and cheerful. Plus, he is a great doctor and surgeon.
By areiss • March 31, 2016