Preparing for Knee Surgery in 6 Easy Steps

Posted on Sep 17, 2018, by

Knee surgery can mean major benefits for your active life, but the whole process can seem daunting. Between consultations, evaluations, appointments and recovery time, knee surgery can seem like an overwhelming process. Although recovery is different for everyone, there are a few things that can be done beforehand so you’re better prepared. Here are our […]

Patient Story: Kathy Keene

Posted on Apr 24, 2018, by

Last winter, Kathy Keene, WHBY’s host of the “Good Neighbor Show,” fell on black ice and broke her shoulder. Her co-workers rushed her to Urgent Care where she was told that she needed to see an orthopedic surgeon immediately. After several calls to Appleton-area clinics, Kathy was referred to Dr. Tsai at the Kennedy Center […]

How to choose an orthopedic surgeon

Posted on Mar 14, 2018, by

When planning any type of orthopedic surgery, from joint replacement to ACL repair, one of the very first decisions is to select the right orthopedic surgeon for you. In addition to the recommendation of your primary doctor, it can be helpful to do research yourself. After all, knowledge is power. Once you’ve talked with your […]

Featured Patient Testimonial: Tom’s Story

Posted on Dec 5, 2017, by

Tom started working in the shop of his father’s business, Tom Ottery Milk Transit, when he was about 14 years old. He always had an interest in how things worked, taking them apart and putting them back together. Being a diesel mechanic quickly became his passion. “I worked full time in the shop in the […]

“I’m Finally Walking Without Pain”

Posted on Nov 1, 2017, by

After spending her life working and standing on concrete floors, Carole’s knees simply wore out. Starting when she was 14, Carole began working to help support her 9 younger brothers and sisters and she pretty much never stopped. “I worked in a cannery, a packing plant and as a waitress. Then I worked 27 years […]

Featured Story: Andy the Kayaker

Posted on Jul 25, 2017, by

Andy works hard and plays hard. His days are spent working as a brick and concrete mason. In his spare time, Andy is a gym rat. And a Tough Mudder. And a biker, a hiker and a kayaker. Last Fall, Andy was competing in a Tough Mudder event when he felt his shoulder dislocate as […]

“I feel like I have a new life.”

Posted on Nov 9, 2016, by

Vicki D. I feel like I have a new life. I’ve had my right knee scoped and had total knee replacements on both knees at the Kennedy Center. Knee pain forced to be inactive for so many years, but now I feel like I have a new life! I had always been very active but having a […]