Important for Everyone to Take Concussions Seriously

Orthopedics Plus, July 22nd, 2015

Before your young athletes hit the soccer or football fields to practice for their upcoming fall season, you need to talk with them about concussions. Concussions are a brain injury and can cause long-term damage. While more people are paying attention to head injuries – such as former University of Wisconsin star Chris Borman’s retirement [...]

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Bear Creek Man Glad to Have Life Back

Orthopedics Plus, July 16th, 2015

John Hedtke of Bear Creek said he has his life back, thanks to two bilateral shoulder replacement surgeries. “I feel great,” said Hedtke, 67. “I can cut wood. Anything I want to do I can do.” Hedtke knew his shoulders were bad. He had been having difficulty lifting his arms, and there was pain with [...]

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