Join us in congratulating Dr. Richard Berger, Orthopaedic Surgeon and Hip & Knee Replacement Specialist for Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush, for performing over 10,000 joint replacement surgeries! Our interview with him discusses how operations have changed over the past 20 years and the positive impacts it has had on the recovery of patients.
Interview with Chris Stout, Vice President of Research and Data Analytics at ATI Physical Therapy, regarding how the use of artificial intelligence affects treatment and outcomes of patients who undergo physical therapy.
Ask the Doctor segment: Dr. Cole answers questions from listeners about patellofemoral knee replacement surgery, why arthritis is seen more in the winter, treating arthritis, and Vitamin D deficiency.
Dr. Richard Berger and his dedicated staff offer the nation’s most experienced and comprehensive approach to minimally invasive hip and knee replacement surgery. Dr. Berger was the first to pioneer and perfect these advanced procedures, which result in minimal discomfort and rapid recovery for patients.
His method allows most patients to walk unaided and leave the hospital the very same day of surgery and is successfully used to alleviate the pain of arthritis for more than 1,000 patients each year.
Whether patients are local, national, or international, Dr. Berger’s team provides a seamless and holistic surgical experience. Patients benefit from the latest technological advancements, including gender-specific implants, partial replacements, new bearing surfaces, modular implants, and bone-conserving procedures.