Dr. Petrigliano is the chief of the USC Epstein Family Center for Sports Medicine and the head team physician for the Los Angeles Kings. He specializes in arthroscopic shoulder repair, knee ligament reconstruction, cartilage repair and transplantation, and elbow ligament reconstruction. His research focuses on developing stem cell–based therapies for muscle and cartilage injuries. Here’s ... Read More »
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LA Kings players and athletes of all levels to receive world-class sports medicine care at new Toyota Sports Performance Center clinic. Keck Medicine of USC is proud to be named the official orthopaedic medical provider of the Los Angeles Kings hockey team. Esteemed physicians from the USC Epstein Family Center for Sports Medicine at Keck ... Read More »
Frank Petrigliano, MD, has been appointed chief of the USC Epstein Family Center for Sports Medicine at Keck Medicine of USC and head team physician for the Los Angeles Kings hockey team. In addition to his duties as chief of the USC Epstein Family Center for Sports Medicine, which specializes in treating sports-related and recreational ... Read More »
George “Rick” Hatch III, MD, associate professor of clinical orthopaedic surgery, talks about patellar tendinitis, the most common injury he sees in runners — and how to avoid it.
Jay R. Lieberman, MD, chair and professor of orthopaedic surgery at the Keck School of Medicine of USC, highlights some of the running tips Keck Medicine of USC sports medicine experts and foot and ankle specialists will share over the coming week. Headline: Welcome To a Week of Expert Running Tips
James Tibone, left, receives the 2018 Robert E. Leach Sports Medicine Leadership Award from the AOSSM Vice President James Bradley. (Photo/Courtesy AOSSM) James Tibone, MD, professor of clinical orthopaedic surgery at the Keck School of Medicine of USC, recently received the 2018 Robert E. Leach Sports Medicine Leadership Award from the American Orthopaedic ... Read More »
The pain in your shoulder has become unbearable, and no therapeutic or medical treatments are working. Maybe it’s time to consider a total shoulder replacement. If you have exhausted all other options to alleviate pain in your shoulder, your doctor may suggest total shoulder replacement. This comprehensive surgery is an effective way to relieve pain ... Read More »
Have you been experiencing pain in your shoulder or elbow? Has your physician told you that you need to see a specialist? A shoulder or elbow injury can cause symptoms that range from minor to excruciating pain. The level of pain depends on what the specific cause of the issue is. Regardless of the level of pain, ... Read More »
Your knee started feeling funny after last weekend’s tennis match. But now it’s Thursday and it still hurts. Time to make an appointment with your doctor? Find out the telltale signs. Whether it’s knee pain, a strange finger cramp or a swollen elbow, joint pain can range from mildly annoying to completely debilitating. But it’s ... Read More »
Dr. Ornelas is the chief of spine medicine of the USC Spine Center of Keck Medicine of USC. Here’s what you won’t find on his resume: He dreamed of becoming a doctor. “My entire life, I always wanted to be a physician. The day I was accepted to medical school my lifetime dream came true. ... Read More »