Cowboys QB Tony Romo back injury outlook

The following blog post was written by Robert Berry, DO, the Medical Director of Sports Medicine at Baylor Regional Medical Center at Plano. Dr. Berry is a board certified orthopedic surgeon interested in Sports Medicine. Over his career, he has worked with several sports teams, including the San Diego Chargers.  Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo has had two … Continue reading Cowboys QB Tony Romo back injury outlook




KERA’s Broken Hip panel discussion recap [with video]

If you missed last night’s panel discussion on The Broken Hip series, we’ve got you covered. You can watch a full video of the event above and take a look at some of the Tweets below. KERA’s Health reporter, Lauren Silverman, hosted the panel. It featured Dr. Alan Jones, the medical director of orthopaedic trauma … Continue reading KERA’s Broken Hip panel discussion recap [with video]




Athletes and ACL injuries — Are you at risk?

When it comes to playing sports, your knee can take a lot abuse. While you’re jumping, lunging and running you may be unaware of the stress you’re putting on your knees. Females and males are built differently, and women experience more knee injuries than their male counterparts. Especially for females, tearing the ACL (Anterior Cruciate … Continue reading Athletes and ACL injuries — Are you at risk?




Broken Hip series from KERA tackles key questions

To help prepare you for KERA’s “Broken Hip” panel discussion here next week, we’re revisiting an interview that first appeared on the Think radio show, hosted by Krys Boyd, earlier this year. Dr. Alan Jones, medical director of orthopedic trauma at Baylor University Medical Center at Dallas, was one of the guests who spoke about … Continue reading Broken Hip series from KERA tackles key questions




KERA’s ‘Broken Hip’ live event: Submit your questions now

Next week, KERA will take its fascinating “Broken Hip” series to the Baylor Charles A. Sammons Cancer Center at Baylor University Medical Center at Dallas for a live panel discussion. The program, which is open to the public (RSVPs are required), will be moderated by KERA’s Health reporter, Lauren Silverman. She’ll provide an overview of The Broken … Continue reading KERA’s ‘Broken Hip’ live event: Submit your questions now




George W. Bush’s knee surgery highlights fast joint replacement options

For many patients, a knee or hip replacement can be a major procedure that requires two or three days in the hospital. That was not the case for former President George W. Bush, who reportedly was out of the hospital and headed home from Chicago to Dallas within hours of a partial replacement of his left … Continue reading George W. Bush’s knee surgery highlights fast joint replacement options