Mount Sinai researchers recently discovered a new, minimally invasive technique for treating osteochondral defects of the ankle bone which are commonly caused by ankle sprains.
A spiral fracture is a bone fracture that occurs when a long bone is broken by a twisting force.
Osteoarthritis is a disease where the cartilage of the joints wears away, and the bones start to rub together.
The knee is the biggest joint in the body, and it carries a lot of weight. As people get older, the task of carrying this weight can wear down the cartilage that covers the ends of the bones in a joint.