A lot of the time, patients, despite the fact that they have a similar looking MRI, can have vastly different symptoms and that can make [treatment] tricky because it is more based on your physical examination, your history, as opposed to the imaging,” Lawrence V. Gulotta, MD, chief of the shoulder and elbow division of the Sports Medicine Institute at Hospital for Special Surgery, said. “So there may be a little bit more subjective evidence that you need to go on as opposed to the radiology objective evidence you can go on.[…]
With the 2023 Major League Baseball season about to get underway, Lawrence V. Gulotta, M.D., will be busier than ever as the head team orthopedic surgeon for the New York Mets. And, as he’s also a serving member of the […]
Your shoulder is one of the busiest intersections in your body: three bones form one main joint cushioned by cartilage and held in place with cords of muscles, ligaments, and tendons. When everything works as one, you have the mobility and stability to lift, throw, flex, and reach. Injure one […]
Dr. Gulotta gave a talk at the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons’ Meeting in Las Vegas on reverse total shoulder replacement surgery.
Three researchers talk about how their findings in gene identification, imaging biomarkers and stem cell-based therapies are leading to more effective treatments for osteoarthritis. Arthritis is the leading cause of disability in the United States, affecting more than 46 million people and costing the economy more than $128 billion a […]