Articles & Tips

Health, fitness & safety resources from Summit Orthopedics.

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    Sports Drinks vs. Water for Athletes [Video]

    Ask the Expert: Sports Medicine Video Series

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    Ask Dr. Hansen: What Are The Causes Of Knee And Hip Joint Pain?

    The demand for total knee and total hip joint replacements is on the rise. Summit orthopedic surgeon Dr. Dane Hansen explains the causes of joint injury and how these conditions may be managed with nonsurgical treatments.

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    Summit Orthopedics’ Total Hip And Total Knee Replacement Program Nationally Recognized With Advanced Certification

    Summit Orthopedics is proud to announce that its Vadnais Heights Surgery Center is one of two facilities nationwide to receive advanced certification for its work on hip and knee replacements from The Joint Commission, a nonprofit group that evaluates and recognizes excellence in health care quality and value.

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    Herniated Disc vs. Disc Bulges [Video]

    Ask the Expert: Spine Video Series

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    Ask Dr. Nestor: What Can I Expect During A Hip Evaluation?

    Summit orthopedic surgeon Dr. Bryan Nestor specializes in arthritic hip conditions and has more than two decades of experience evaluating patients who are considering a hip replacement. He explains exactly what patients can expect during their evaluation.

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    Meet Summit Orthopedics Surgeon Dr. Bryan Nestor

    Dr. Bryan Nestor and Dr. Peter Daly met as residents pursuing orthopedics training at the Mayo Clinic. After 22 years of joint replacement experience at the Hospital for Special Surgery, Summit Orthopedics is delighted to announce that Dr. Nestor is returning to the Midwest to work side by side with Dr. Daly again.