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  • Outpatient Hip Surgery

Benefits of Outpatient Hip Surgery

What is outpatient hip surgery? What are the benefits of outpatient hip surgery? Who qualifies for outpatient hip surgery? What is hip surgery like as an outpatient? Anterior approach outpatient hip replacement with Dr. [...]

  • Knee Surgery

Benefits to Outpatient Knee Surgery

What is outpatient knee surgery? How is outpatient knee surgery different from inpatient knee surgery in a hospital? What are the benefits of outpatient knee surgery? How safe is outpatient knee surgery? How [...]

3 Warning Signs You May Have Osteoporosis

What is osteoporosis? What causes osteoporosis? Can you prevent osteoporosis? What are warning signs of osteoporosis? How can you treat osteoporosis? The National Osteoporosis Foundation reports 10 million Americans have osteoporosis, a disease [...]

Coronavirus Appointment FAQs

As part of our response to COVID-19, we’re taking additional proactive steps to ensure the health and safety of anyone visiting our office so you can feel confident you and your loved ones are [...]

Telemedicine Appointments Now Available

At work, or at home or wherever you may need care, telemedicine appointments are now available to patients of Dr. Clegg.  A telemedicine appointment allows you to connect to Dr. Clegg from any device and [...]

Coronavirus Update

First, we hope all are safe and well during this trying time. To our patients, we are here for you as always. We are still doing office visits for urgent and emergent reasons. For your [...]

Am I a Candidate for a Partial Knee Replacement?

Many patients who suffer with knee pain want to know if they are a candidate for a partial knee replacement instead of a total knee replacement. First, let’s discuss the difference between these two procedures [...]

Collagen Supplements for Joint Pain

As an orthopedic surgeon with a focus on knee and hip replacement, I get inquiries about the best supplements for treating joint pain on a regular basis. There are several medications and potions available that [...]

Knee Arthroscopy Post-op Instruction

OK for regular diet as tolerated OK to remove bandages and shower after 3 days. You do not need to keep incisions/stitches covered after that point Constipation is common with the use of pain [...]

Healthy Eating Plan

Eat Real Food. Real foods are vegetables, fruits, nuts and seeds, and meat. Avoid foods with added Sugar or vegetable oil. Added sugar includes corn syrup, cane sugar, agave, fructose etc. Vegetable oils to avoid [...]

Shoulder Arthroscopy Post-op Instructions

OK for regular diet as tolerated Take pain medicine as prescribed. It is better to take some before your block wears off rather than waiting for the pain to start. OK to remove bandages and [...]

Optimal Surgery Recovery Protocol

I am asked almost daily by my patients, family members, friends, and even random people around town about the best way to recover from surgery. This is a topic that is not discussed nearly enough [...]

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