9 Ways to Prevent Work Injuries
You don’t need to be digging ditches to suffer a workplace injury; people who spend their workday hunched over their desks are also at a high risk of injury. Back problems such as low back pain and spinal degeneration, which is the natural wear and tear of the spinal discs, can be triggered or worsened from inactivity just as easily as it can from lifting something improperly. Crozer-Keystone offers preventative tips. Learn more.
Have Fun and Be Safe when Excercising Outdoors
A warmer end to the winter season allows fitness enthusiasts to get a generous head start on their routines. With nicer weather there is a tendency to overdo it, especially if you’ve been hibernating all winter, but there are many ways to avoid overuse injuries. Learn more.
Aches and Pains: Battling Those Baby Boomer Blues
Baby boomers are the first generation to reach middle age and beyond that grew up exercising. And, in spite of their aches and pains, they're continuing to "feel the burn." Unfortunately, they are also a generation that is in pain. Read more for articles that reference this problem and ways to ease the ouch. Learn more.
Gold Seal of Approval from The Joint Commission
Crozer-Chester Medical Center, Delaware County Memorial Hospital and Taylor Hospital have each earned disease-specific certification in hip and knee replacement surgery by The Joint Commission. This means that the programs have met the highest national standards and guidelines that can significantly improve outcomes and satisfaction for joint replacement patients. Learn more.
Free Joint Replacement Education Classes
Patients who are having, or considering having, joint replacement surgery at a Crozer-Keystone hospital (Crozer-Chester Medical Center, Delaware County Memorial Hospital or Taylor Hospital) should attend one of the free, pre-operative joint replacement education classes held at each site. Learn more.
Why Do Your Shoulders Hurt?
When it comes to keeping your shoulders healthy and pain-free, you shouldn't just shrug them.
And yet that's what most active people tend to do; they don't stretch their shoulders, they don't pay attention to strengthening them the right way, and they mistreat them in the course of doing other exercises. Learn more.
Blane Sessions, M.D., talks about hand injuries and issues that can occur at any age. View the video featuring Dr. Sessions from CBS 3's "Talk Philly."
Check out our Premier Crozer-Keystone Orthopedic Partnership television ad and learn why they don't make a game out of total joint replacement surgery. Watch the ad.
The Premier Crozer-Keystone Orthopedic Partnership "has a leg up" on the competition. Watch our "Talking Knees" television ad.
The following :15 second audio clip talks about the Premier Crozer-Keystone Orthopedic Partnership and how we provide skilled, personalized levels of care that sets us apart from the rest. Listen to the clip.
We don't make a game out of total joint replacement. Listen to our :30 second radio clip to find out more. Listen to the clip.
The Premier Crozer-Keystone Orthopedic Partnership gives patients the personal attention they deserve. Our patients are seen by the same doctor at every visit. Learn more in this :60 second clip. Listen to the clip.