OUCH Clinic Open Tomorrow!

Broken bone, minor dislocation, sprain, pain in the back, shoulder, elbow, knee, ankle or foot? If you feel pain or are suddenly injured, we’re here to help. The OUCH Clinic is open tomorrow, March 4th, from 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM. … Continue reading


Active Families: The Foundation for a Lifetime of Bone and Joint Health

Active kids are not only healthier and happier, they have a better chance of building strong bones. The best way to get kids outside and moving? As this humorous public service announcement from the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons suggests … Continue reading


Stem Cell ‘Living Bandage’ For Knee Injuries Trialed In Humans

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Scientists at the Universities of Liverpool and Bristol have performed the first human trial of a “living bandage” made of stem cells to treat meniscal tears, one of the most common knee injuries, especially among athletes. How is this “bandage” … Continue reading


Let Dr. Mark Mikhael Repair Your Aching Achilles!

The Achilles tendon was built to withstand great stress and pressure, but it is vulnerable to injury. Don’t let your aching Achilles get you down. Let Dr. Mark Mikhael, who routinely performs Achilles tendon repair, help you get back on … Continue reading


Chair Yoga Effective Treatment for Osteoarthritis

Many suffering with osteoarthritis may believe a yoga class is beyond their abilities. But a new study shows that chair yoga, a much more supportive and gentler practice, offers those suffering from OA some relief from pain as well as … Continue reading


OUCH Clinic Open Tomorrow!

Broken bone, minor dislocation, sprain, pain in the back, shoulder, elbow, knee, ankle or foot? If you feel pain or are suddenly injured, we’re here to help. The OUCH Clinic is open tomorrow, February 25th, from 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM. … Continue reading


Runners’ Brains May Be More Connected, Research Shows

If you’ve been thinking about lacing up those running shoes, here’s another reason why running is so good for you: MRI scans are revealing greater connectivity in the brains of endurance runners than in the brains of those with a … Continue reading


Seeking Arthritis Relief? Call Dr. Raymond Raven!

Dr. Raymond Raven, our hand, wrist, and elbow specialist, also has special interest in arthroscopic surgery of these areas. He is well-known and regarded for his expertise in the treatment of arthritis involving the base of the thumb (basal joint … Continue reading


Happy Presidents’ Day!

Today we honor all those who have held the highest office in the land and led our country. We hope everyone enjoys their Presidents’ Day. OSS Burbank is open today to help you with all of your orthopedic needs.