Orthopedics & sports health tips, stories, and news from MOS.
Muir Orthopaedic Specialists Health Lines April 2013
When Healing Takes Time. The follow-up in orthopedic care can be as important as the initial treatment, which is why MOS' Rehabilitation Center and Physical Therapy Team are often the heart of healing. Learn More>>
Apophyseal injuries affect tweens and teens aged 8-15

Injuring the Adolescent Growth Plate

Dr. George Tischenko describes the ranges of this apophyseal injury unique to young athletes and the process of healing.


Polymyositis is a debilitating condition that affects adults aged 30-50

Polymyositis:
A Debilitating Middle-Age Malady

This systemic disorder is most common in adults aged 30-50 and involves progressive muscle weakness, fatigue and more.

Physician Spotlight

Ramiro A. Miranda, M.D.

A founder of MOS and current President, Dr. Miranda helps a range of patients, from high-level athletes to people with degenerative joint conditions, always taking a conservative approach but ready to apply the most high-tech treatments as required.
Ortho Tip of the Month: How to treat Jumper's Knee (patellar tendonitis): Rest and ice; OTC medications for pain; Stretching therapy; Resistance exercises


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