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Navigating Your Surgery Journey: The Importance of Pre-screening
  • Jan 11, 2024
  • Okanagan Health Surgical Centre

Navigating Your Surgery Journey: The Importance of Pre-screening

Embarking on a surgical journey involves more than just the day of the procedure. It's a collaborative effort between you, your surgeon, and the healthcare team to ensure a safe and successful experience. At Okanagan Health Surgical Centre, we. . .

Is It Better To Schedule My Knee Surgery For The Summer Or The Winter?
  • Jul 05, 2023
  • Okanagan Health Surgical Centre

Is It Better To Schedule My Knee Surgery For The Summer Or The Winter?

What To Expect During Recovery From Knee Surgery Before deciding when to schedule your knee surgery, it is important to understand what to expect during recovery. Initially, there will likely be pain and swelling, which can be managed with. . .

 5 Things You Need To Know About Your Orthopedic Surgeon
  • Nov 14, 2022
  • Okanagan Health Surgical Centre

5 Things You Need To Know About Your Orthopedic Surgeon

What To Know About Orthopedic Surgeons What An Orthopedic Surgeon Does Based on the name alone, you might think an orthopedic surgeon only performs surgery, but they can actually be far more involved than that. Orthopedic surgeons diagnose. . .

4 Common Foot And Ankle Surgeries | Orthopedic Surgeon Kelowna
  • Sep 07, 2022
  • Okanagan Health Surgical Centre

4 Common Foot And Ankle Surgeries Performed By An Orthopedic Surgeon

Foot And Ankle Surgery With An Orthopedic Surgeon If you have unexplained pain or swelling in your foot and ankle, inflamed tissue that is not responding to more conservative treatments, torn ligaments, or a possible fracture or sprain, your. . .

The Benefits Of Arthroscopic Knee Surgery
  • Jun 14, 2022
  • Okanagan Health Surgical Centre

The Benefits Of Arthroscopic Knee Surgery

3 Benefits Of Arthroscopic Knee Surgery 1. No Need To Wait For Treatment During your arthroscopic knee surgery, your surgeon will not only be able to diagnose the condition causing you discomfort and pain, but they may also be able to correct it. . .

Okanagan Health Surgical - The Most Common Orthopedic Injuries In Men
  • May 05, 2022
  • Okanagan Health Surgical Centre

Men's Health Month: The Most Common Orthopedic Injuries In Men

Top 4 Orthopedic Injuries In Men 1. Achilles Tendon Tear An Achilles tear occurs when the tendon connecting your calf to your ankle is torn. The primary function of the tendon is to allow your foot to flex to aid in walking, running, and general. . .

Okanagan Health Surgical - Are You A Candidate For Minimally Invasive Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
  • Mar 31, 2022
  • Okanagan Health Surgical Centre

Are You A Candidate For Minimally Invasive Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery?

What Conditions Can Arthroscopic Surgery Treat? Minimally invasive surgery can be performed on a number of shoulder conditions including: Rotator cuff injuries that cause pain and weakness in the shoulder can be diagnosed and treated. . .

ACL Reconstruction Surgery
  • Apr 20, 2021
  • Okanagan Health Surgical Centre

ACL Reconstruction Surgery

The knee is one of the largest, most complex joints in our bodies. It is more than just a hinge connecting the two longest mechanical levers in our body; the thigh bone and shin bone. Our knees are what allow our bodies to rationally move, jump,. . .

Orthopedic Knee Surgery | Okanagan Health Surgical Centre
  • Mar 03, 2021
  • Okanagan Health Surgical Centre

Do’s and Don'ts For A Successful Orthopedic Knee Surgery Recovery

Congratulations - You’re finally about to undergo orthopedic knee surgery after months or years of suffering from knee pain and injury that has stopped you from getting back to sports, playing with your kids or just enjoying life. We’re so. . .

Kelowna Orthopedic Surgery | Okanagan Health Surgical Centre
  • Feb 14, 2021
  • Okanagan Health Surgical Centre

How to Ensure a Successful Recovery From Your Shoulder Surgery

Are you scheduled to undergo shoulder surgery? While this can have many benefits including improved mobility and pain relief, it does require an extensive healing period. Here is a total guide on what you can expect from the recovery and some tips. . .

Kelowna Knee Surgery | Okanagan Health Surgical Centre
  • Jan 17, 2021
  • Okanagan Health Surgical Centre

6 Signs You May Need Knee Replacement Surgery

Is knee pain preventing you from doing the things you love and living a healthy lifestyle? Here are six signs you could benefit from a knee replacement surgery and how our Kelowna surgeons can create a tailored orthopedic surgery plan to suit your. . .

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  • Nov 12, 2020
  • Okanagan Health Surgical Centre

Top Tips to Ensure the Safest Results From Your Orthopedic Surgery

Are you planning on undergoing orthopedic surgery? Whether it’s a hip replacement or a knee surgery, here are some tips on how to prepare for your procedure to ensure the safest and most satisfactory results. Orthopedic surgery refers to a. . .

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  • Sep 08, 2020
  • Okanagan Health Surgical Centre

Top Reasons Why You Should See an Orthopedic Surgeon

Are you suffering from foot, ankle, knee, or shoulder pain? At our Kelowna private hospital, we offer orthopedic surgery in a number of areas to help improve your well-being and get you moving like you used to. Orthopedic surgery spans a wide. . .

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  • Feb 28, 2020
  • Okanagan Health Surgical Centre

Everything You Need to Know About Orthopaedic Surgery

Orthopaedic surgeons provide an extensive range of treatments. Here’s your complete guide to orthopaedic surgery and what it includes. Orthopaedic surgery is an operative procedure performed by an orthopaedic surgeon to treat musculoskeletal. . .

Foot Doctor Kelowna
  • May 11, 2019
  • Okanagan Health Surgical Centre

5 Reasons to Consider Foot Surgery

Have you suffered from a foot or ankle injury? Here’s what you need to know about foot and ankle surgery and how our doctors can help restore your health and quality of life. Injuries to the foot and ankle are amongst the most frequently. . .

  • Jan 28, 2019
  • Okanagan Health Surgical Centre

4 Reasons You Need To Work With a PT After Your Orthopedic Surgery

Have you just undergone an orthopedic surgery? Here is a step by step guide on what to expect during and after your procedure. Orthopedic surgery is a highly specialized area of medical practice that deals with a wide range of musculoskeletal. . .

Kelowna ankle surgery, Kelowna foot surgery
  • Aug 16, 2018
  • Okanagan Health Surgical Centre

How to Recover Quickly From Foot Fusion Surgery

Is foot/ankle pain preventing you from living a comfortable life? Learn more about how the foot and ankle surgeries at our Kelowna private hospital can safely restore your function and movement.   Are you suffering from foot or ankle pain? . . .

Knee surgery, knee injury, kelowna private surgery
  • Jun 26, 2016
  • Okanagan Health Surgical Centre

Knee Surgery

Similar to other joints in the body, your knees are vital to daily life and any injury or damage to this area can make even simple activities difficult. Knee injuries and chronic knee pain are common among those that participate in high impact. . .

Shoulder surgery kelowna
  • Jun 19, 2016
  • Okanagan Health Surgical Centre

Shoulder Injury

Your shoulders include some of the most frequently used joints in your body, so when there is an injury or damage to this area, the problem can be debilitating. Sometimes physical therapy and medication are all it takes to return your shoulder. . .

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  • Jun 04, 2016
  • Okanagan Health Surgical Centre

What is Orthopedic Surgery?

At our private Kelowna-based surgery clinic, we encounter a wide range of musculoskeletal conditions, including injuries, trauma and deformity of the bones, joints, ligaments, muscles, tendons, and nerves. Orthopedic surgery is a highly. . .

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