Orthopedics

  • Premier Care Meets Your Needs with Orthopedics Now!

    Premier Care Meets Your Needs with Orthopedics Now!

    posted on Thursday, January 4, 2018

    At Premier Care Orthopedics and Sports Medicine, we know that injuries can happen anywhere and at anytime. And pain can strike at any moment. As a division of Signature Medical Group, we've been happy to offer our Orthopedics Now! service for more than a year at our main south St. Louis County location. We've extended our hours to 8:30 p.m. on weeknights and from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday. No appointment is necessary.

  • Caring for Basketball Injuries

    Caring for Basketball Injuries

    posted on Wednesday, December 20, 2017

    Although basketball can be a fun sport, it does carry the risk of injury.

  • Treating Rotator Cuff Injuries

    Treating Rotator Cuff Injuries

    posted by Signature Medical Group on Monday, December 18, 2017

    The rotator cuff is a group of muscles and tendons that surround the shoulder joint, keeping the head of your upper arm bone firmly within the shallow socket of the shoulder, the Mayo Clinic adds. A rotator cuff injury can cause a dull ache in the shoulder, which often worsens when you try to sleep on the involved side. The risk of rotator cuff injury increases with age.

  • Kansas City Orthopedic Practice Reveals New Name

    Kansas City Orthopedic Practice Reveals New Name

    posted on Tuesday, December 12, 2017

    Apex Orthopedics and Sports Medicine has been a cornerstone of medical and orthopedic surgical care for the residents of south Kansas City and Johnson County since 1967. In January 2017, we took the bold step of changing our name to APEX. Before then, our physicians provided comprehensive orthopedic services for 50 years as Carondelet Orthopaedic Surgeons. The definition of APEX is the highest part of something.

  • Ganglion Cysts with Dr. David Haueisen

    Ganglion Cysts with Dr. David Haueisen

    posted by Signature Medical Group on Wednesday, November 29, 2017

    Ganglion cysts are growths that can affect people of all ages and walks of life. Dr. David Haueisen of Premier Care Orthopedics and Sports Medicine? sheds some light on this condition and options for treating it.