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    Alternatives to Shoulder Replacement

      Joint Lubricant Injections for Hip, Shoulder, and Ankle Arthritis Alternatives to surgery… Degenerative joint disease, or osteoarthritis, of the hips, shoulders, and ankles causes damage to the joint cartilage, resulting in pain, stiffness, and swelling. Osteoarthritis also causes a loss of synovial fluid, which lubricates the joint and absorbs shock. Synovial fluid naturally contains […]

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    Alternatives to Hip Replacement

      Joint Lubricant Injections for Hip, Shoulder, and Ankle Arthritis Alternative to surgery… Degenerative joint disease, or osteoarthritis, of the hips, shoulders, and ankles causes damage to the joint cartilage, resulting in pain, stiffness, and swelling. Osteoarthritis also causes a loss of synovial fluid, which lubricates the joint and absorbs shock. Synovial fluid naturally contains […]

  3. Alternatives to Hip Replacement Surgery

    Alternatives to Hip Replacement Surgery  At Wake Sports Medicine in Raleigh , NC we will fully evaluate the cause of the pain through exam and X-rays , and suggest a comprehensive nonsurgical plan. WORRIED ABOUT GETTING A JOINT REPLACEMENT ?   Prior to any joint replacement, there are many nonsurgical treatments that can either prolong […]

  4. Are you considering PRP at Carolina Center for Pain in Pinehurst, NC?

    If you are in Pinehurst NC , you may be looking for pain relief for your knees, or joints.  Maybe you are considering PRP injections at Carolina Center for Pain in Pinehurst NC. WHAT IS PRP (platelet-rich plasma) ? PRP in Pinehurst ,NC:  Platelet-Rich Plasma (PRP) Therapy is a new and cutting edge option for giving a […]

  5. Don’t Suffer from JOINT PAIN any longer

    Don’t Suffer from JOINT PAIN any longer

  6. Do you need a Knee Replacement? Maybe NOT…

    Do you need a Knee Replacement?  Maybe NOT… If you are reading this post chances are you have been having a lot of knee pain over the years. You also have likely been told recently that you need a knee replacement. This can be very scary for patients for a number of reasons, which will […]

  7. Dr. Kanaan’s Article in BOOM magazine

    Check out this article by Dr. Kanaan, on relieving hip pain, in BOOM magazine: https://www.boomnc.com/spotlight/relieving-hip-pain-surgery-doesnt-have-to-be-the-answer/

  8. Wake Sports Medicine Welcomes Crystal Casto, LAT, ATC!

    Crystal Casto, LAT, ATC Clinical Assistant to Dr. Matthew Kanaan Crystal Casto is a North Carolina licensed and board certified Athletic Trainer. After receiving her Bachelor of Science degree in Athletic Training from Barton College, she completed a year-long fellowship with The Galland Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine Athletic Training Residency. Crystal has years of experience […]

  9. Dr. Kanaan volunteering with Rock & Roll Marathon, and Raleigh 70.3

    Dr. Kanaan , and some of his staff will be volunteering at the following upcoming events:               Picture from last year’s (2013)  Raleigh 70.3    

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