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St. Cloud Orthopedics and St. Cloud Hospital Bone and Joint Center Presents An Evening with Clint Black

Clint Black

Friday, November 7, 2014 at 7:30 pm Saturday, November 8, 2014 at 7:30 pm Paramount Theater, St. Cloud Main Floor: $55-$65, Balcony: $40-$50 Prolific singer-songwriter Clint Black has long been heralded as one of Country music’s brightest stars. His many talents have helped shape his long career, as Black has transcended genres to become one […]

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Play it Safe After a Concussion

Concussion awareness has certainly grown in recent years. Unfortunately, the occurrences of concussions have as well. The Minnesota Department of Health estimates that 1,000 athletes between 5–19 are hospitalized for sports-related concussions every year. “Dings” and “bell-ringers” are serious injuries to the brain. Adequate recovery is critical to prevent re-injury. In fact, returning too soon […]

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Community Sports Involvement

Days are getting shorter. Leaves are slowly changing color. The air is growing a little crisper. It can only mean one thing…time for the fall sport season! St. Cloud Orthopedics and Orthopedic Sports Center are proud to provide immediate orthopedic care on the fields and courts at local high school and college events this school […]

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Special Shoulder Presentation for St. Cloud Hospital Staff

Dr. Matthew Hwang tests shoulder movement on patient at the Knee and Shoulder Center at St. Cloud Orthopedics.

Dr. Matthew Hwang’s physician assistant, Andrea Bobis, will be delivering educational talks on shoulder procedures for the St. Cloud Hospital staff on the different types of shoulder replacements.

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The Benefit of a Good Orthopedic Specialist

At St. Cloud Orthopedics, each staff member focuses on a specific specialty to provide you with a full spectrum of multispecialty orthopedic care for patients of all ages.

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Over 400 Athletes Felt the HEAT This Summer

This summer the HEAT program was very busy with both our in-clinic program at St. Cloud Orthopedics and our three satellite programs at Sauk Rapids High School, St. Cloud Cathedral High School, and Bernick’s Arena (Sartell Youth Hockey). Over 400 athletes participated in the program, which includes weight training, speed training, plyometrics, agility drills, conditioning, […]

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Athletes Should Make Stats, Not Become One

Our ACL Prevention Program is designed with the most up to date research to help prevent injuries.

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New Podiatry Outreach Clinic in Wadena

We’re excited to announce that Kevin McCann, DPM will be starting his Podiatry outreach clinic at Tri-County Hospital in Wadena on August 28th. He will be in Wadena all day every 4th Thursdays of the month.

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Physician Focus: Chad Holien, M.D.

Chad-Holien-MD

Dr. Holien received his undergraduate degree from Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, and his medical degree from the University of Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis, MN. Dr. Holien joined our clinic in the summer of 2002 and is a member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons and the American Medical Association.

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TJ’s Drill – Dangers of Knee Extensions

There’s a lot of different ways to strengthen your quadriceps. But there’s one thing you should avoid. St. Cloud Orthopedic Sports Medicine Director Tom Jensen explains what that exercise is and why you should never do it.

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