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Health News

Find all clinic news, health and wellness resources, upcoming events, fitness tips, blog posts, and featured patient stories right here in the St. Cloud Orthopedics Health News Blog. You can also find us on Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, YouTube, and Instagram. To have featured news sent right to your inbox, be sure to sign up for our OrthoReview eNewsletter. Patient and community education is important to our staff—we value the opportunity to stay connected in these ways!

 

Dr. Staiger Talks Hand Care

Dr. Andrew Staiger talked with Kelly Cordes for WJON’s most recent “It Matters” segment about hand and wrist care. He covered everything from acute injuries like fractures and lacerations, to common conditions like arthritis, carpal tunnel syndrome, and trigger finger. They also talked about joint replacement in hands, which many people may not know is […]

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Proud to be MN’s Best!

We are honored to announce that we have been named this year’s Gold Winner for Orthopedic Surgeon in the Star Tribune Reader’s Choice awards for the state of Minnesota. A huge thank you to everyone who nominated and voted for us over the past few months, and for allowing us to continue being your choice in orthopedics!

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Chad Ritter Talks Physical & Occupational Therapy

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Chad Ritter talked recently with WJON’s Kelly Cordes for their “It Matters” segment. They talked about how he got started at St. Cloud Orthopedics 18 years ago, his new position as Director of Physical and Occupational Therapy, and his personal experience with our Sports Center when he was in high school (including his connection to […]

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Congrats to Chad Ritter, New Director of PT & OT

Chad Ritter, MPT, AT-C is the new Director/Supervisor of Rehabilitation Services, overseeing all Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, and Athletic Training at the Orthopedic Sports Center. Chad has been with St. Cloud Orthopedics for 18 years, since 2003, working as both a Physical Therapist and a Certified Athletic Trainer for all of Sports Medicine, including injuries […]

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Dr. Thibault Talks Non-Operative Spine Care

Dr. Thibault recently talked with Kelly Cordes on air for WJON’s It Matters segment. He talked about his specialty of providing non-operative exercise therapy for back and neck injuries. Learn about why he chose this focus, why he’s passionate about exercise and rehabilitation, the types of patients he sees, and how St. Cloud Orthopedics can […]

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Dr. Hwang Talks Shoulder Surgery

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Dr. Hwang recently talked with Kelly Cordes on-air for WJON’s It Matters segment. He talked about the wide range of ages who need shoulder care, and what the most common shoulder ailments are. From Rotator Cuff surgeries to injuries like a “frozen shoulder,” he covered what shoulder care from St. Cloud Orthopedics might entail. Specifically, […]

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Brian Kampa Talks Physical Therapy

Brian Kampa recently talked with WJON’s Kelly Cordes about Physical Therapy and sideline services during their “It Matters” radio segment. As a former patient of St. Cloud Orthopedics, a local high school student who learned from our Sports Center founder (Tom Jensen), and a graduate of St. Cloud State University, Brian talks about how he […]

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Eric Kohn on Physical Therapy

Eric Kohn, DPT, OCS, CSCS, recently talked with Kelly Cordes at WJON for their It Matters segment—just before finding out we are WINNERS again this year in the Central Minnesota Best of the Best category of Physical Therapy! He talked about the amazing team of therapists we have here at St. Cloud Orthopedics, which makes […]

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Happy Retirement to TJ!

After more than 40 years of service here at St. Cloud Orthopedics—including founding our Orthopedic Sports Center—Tom Jensen, long-time Director of Physical & Occupational Therapy, has officially retired! TJ, we wish you ALL THE BEST in this new and much-deserved chapter. Thank you for all you’ve done for St. Cloud Orthopedics, our patients, and the […]

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Dr. Hultman Talks Sports Medicine For All

Dr. Kristi Hultman recently talked with Kelly Cordes at WJON for their latest “It Matters” segment about all things Sports Medicine. She covered everything from the types of sports medicine care that we offer to how to start a fitness routine if you’ve been away from it for awhile, or are new to exercise. Take […]

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