Orthopaedic Surgery

This type of hip replacement surgery is commonly used when someone has advanced osteoarthritis

By Ask the Doctors • May 9, 2022

Amateur athletes should be training their bodies if they are participating in recreational sports

By Chayil Champion • April 6, 2022

'They are recovering quickly and getting real relief from the extreme pain that was bothering them,’ says UCLA orthopedic surgeon Dr. Don Young Park

By uclahealth • March 1, 2022

'We need to keep pushing to give every kid the best care,' says the pediatric orthopaedic trauma surgeon.

By uclahealth • February 3, 2022

Rare surgery to address congenital femoral deficiency turns ankle joint into functioning knee

By Jocelyn Apodaca Schlossberg • January 7, 2022

Ask the Doctors answers a few of your most-asked questions this month

By Ask the Doctors • November 17, 2021

The Surgical Preparedness Program at UCLA Health eases anxiety and improves outcomes for children with cerebral palsy

By Jocelyn Apodaca Schlossberg • August 30, 2021

Regardless of age, both quarterbacks leave many in awe over their mental and physical abilities

By Chayil Champion • February 5, 2021

“Being given a moment to take time out of our day to do this is really stress-relieving,” affirms Katherine Cohen, an administrative care partner and supply manager at UCLA Medical Center, Santa Monica. Katherine participated in a holiday art workshop on the orthopedic floor. “I’m making a bottle for my [...]

By uclahealth • January 3, 2020

“Ortho can be stressful, especially when you have a lot of patients coming through after surgery,” reflects Gina Porras, a registered nurse in orthopedics at UCLA Medical Center, Santa Monica. “Doing some arts and crafts is really good. It’s some relief from the normal work on the floor, and these [...]

By uclahealth • January 3, 2020