Hackettstown Medical Center’s physical rehabilitation services, part of Atlantic Rehabilitation, recently relocated to a new space offering expanded care for our patients. Physical, occupational and speech therapy, as well as cardiac and pediatric rehabilitation are now available on the fourth floor of our hospital in a newly-renovated facility with spa-like amenities. In addition, we continue to offer innovative forms of therapy, such as Redcord, which can improve muscle strength and stability in patients of all ages, sizes and physical ability levels. Read more >
THURSDAY, Jan. 11, 2018 -- Injecting a calcium-based cement into the bones of some people with knee or hip pain could help them avoid joint replacement surgery, Ohio State University doctors say.
The calcium phosphate cement flows into the spongy inside portion of the bone, filling in microfractures and other damaged areas, and it hardens in about 10 minutes' time, said Dr. Kelton Vasileff, an orthopedic surgeon at the university's Wexner Medical Center.