Keck Medicine of USC Blog | Orthopedics

What Do I Need To Know About Carpal Tunnel Syndrome?

It can cause pain, numbness and tingling in your fingers and hands. Find out who’s at risk and how it’s treat...
Read more

Meet Rachel Lefebvre, MD

Dr. Lefebvre is an orthopaedic surgeon at Keck Medicine of USC, who specializes in the treatment of hand and wris...
Read more

Is Cracking Your Neck, Back or Knuckles Good for You?

While it’s probably not going to lead to harm, cracking your knuckles doesn’t necessarily have any benefits, ...
Read more

What Do I Need To Know About Carpal Tunnel Syndrome?

Read more

Meet Rachel Lefebvre, MD

Read more

Is Cracking Your Neck, Back or Knuckles Good for You?

Read more

The Top 5 Basketball Injuries That Ended Players’ Careers

Even if you’re not a pro baller, take precautions to avoid damage, while on the court. You might not think of b...
Read more

Do You Need a Total Shoulder Replacement?

The pain in your shoulder is constant, but therapy and other treatment options offer no relief. Is it time to con...
Read more

Do I Need Surgery for My Carpal Tunnel Syndrome?

If the pain has become unbearable and no therapeutic or medical treatments have worked, it might be time to consi...
Read more

When Should You See a Doctor About Joint Pain?

Your knee has been feeling funny for several days, but you’re not sure if you need to make an appointment with ...
Read more

Meet Raymond J. Hah, MD

Dr. Hah is an orthopaedic surgeon at Keck Medicine of USC, who specializes in minimally invasive spine surgery. H...
Read more

Meet Christopher C. Ornelas, MD

Dr. Ornelas is an orthopaedic surgeon at Keck Medicine of USC, who specializes in spine surgery and nonoperative ...
Read more

When Should You Consider Surgery For A Bunion Or Hammertoe?

Two common complications with the feet are bunions and hammertoes. Have you had discomfort when wearing your shoe...
Read more

What Is A Hammertoe?

Have you felt pain or discomfort when wearing shoes? Do you see something unusual when you look at your feet? You...
Read more