Articles & Tips

Health, fitness & safety resources from Summit Orthopedics.

  • Alison Young

    Alison Young’s Summit Story

    Alison Young, also known as the Blissful Hiker has always had a passion for walking. In 2020, she was faced with the reality of needing double hip replacements. After finding Summit and Dr. Stroemer, Alison came back stronger than ever. Five months after her initial hip replacement, she reached her Summit: 14,000-ft Quandary Peak.

  • Maggie Nichols

    Maggie Nichols Summit Story

    As an elite athlete, Maggie Nichols suffered many different types of injuries during her gymnastics career and she always had a home at Summit Orthopedics. From injections to surgeries to physical therapy, listen how Summit impacted her career and kept her competing at the highest level.

  • Karen’s Summit Story

    The Intracept Procedure is a minimally invasive, nonsurgical way to treat low back pain. Hear directly from Karen, a patient who came to Summit after over 20 years of back pain, met Dr. Ekstrom and had a life-changing experience.

  • Shoulder Arthritis

    Shoulder Arthritis: Symptoms and Treatment [Video]

    Ask the Expert: Shoulder Video Series

  • Telehealth Appointments

    COVID Video Series