Mayo Clinic Orthopedic Surgery

28
Nov

Hip Preservation: Biologics for avascular necrosis (AVN) of the femoral head

Host: Kelechi R. Okoroha, M.D.

Guests: Rafael J. Sierra, M.D.

Hip and Knee reconstruction specialist Rafael Sierra, M.D. (@RafaSierra5) joins host Kelechi Okoroha, M.D. (@DoctorOkoro) to discuss the role of biologics in treatment of avascular necrosis (AVN) of the femoral head. He discusses common causes for AVN, patient presentation, and current treatment options including biologics. Biologic treatments discussed include Stem cells, PRP and bone marrow aspirate. He also discusses current outcomes and alternative options.

14
Nov

Elbow Arthroplasty

Host: Kelechi R. Okoroha, M.D.  (@DoctorOkoro)

Guests:   Joaquin Sanchez-Sotelo, M.D., Ph.D. (@JSanchezSotelo)

Shoulder and elbow specialist Dr. Joaquin Sanchez-Sotelo (@JSanchezSotelo) joins host Dr. Kelechi Okoroha (@DoctorOkoro) to discuss elbow arthroplasty. Dr. Sanchez-Sotelo discusses the current trends, indications and recovery following Elbow replacement surgery. He also discusses outcomes and survivorship of current implants as well as new innovations in elbow arthroplasty!

3
Nov

Current Thoughts and Practices in Hip Preservation Surgery

Host: Kelechi R. Okoroha, M.D.

Guests: Rafael J. Sierra, M.D.

Hip and knee reconstruction specialist Rafael Sierra, M.D. (@RafaSierra5) joins host Kelechi Okoroha, M.D. (@DoctorOkoro) to discuss hip preservation surgery. Topics discussed include risk factors for hip dysplasia, patient presentation and treatment options including hip arthroscopy, periacetabular osteotomy (PAO), and total hip arthroplasty (THA).