OrthoSouth on The Spark – March 18, 2022

OrthoSouth on The Spark (March 18, 2022) We were humbled to be highlighted on The Spark alongside two great local non-profits doing excellent work in the Greater Memphis Area – Shelby Literacy Center and Aiming for Healthy Families. Watch below to see the segment featuring OrthoSouth, and be sure to start at the beginning to […]

Who Is Caring for Your Athletes?

Who is Caring for Your Athletes? *The preceding article first appeared at https://www.tourcollierville.com/athletic-trainers-caring-for-athletes/ in January 2022. The motto T.E.A.M. – Together Everyone Achieves More – is at the core of the OrthoSouth Sports Medicine Outreach Team. For St. George’s Independent School (SGIS) the team is comprised of athletic trainers Tina Cole and Jessi Howard and team […]

Christopher Pokabla, MD of OrthoSouth Renews Board Certification as Subspecialist in Orthopaedic Sports Medicine

Christopher Pokabla

Christopher Pokabla, MD of OrthoSouth Renews Board Certification as Subspecialist in Orthopaedic Sports Medicine Pokabla is one of four OrthoSouth physicians with special designation in Sports Medicine Subspecialty. Three others hold special certification in Hand Surgery. December 21, Memphis, TN – OrthoSouth is proud to acknowledge Christopher Pokabla, MD’s recent renewal of his subspecialty certificate […]

OrthoSouth Introduces Robot-Assisted Total Knee Replacement to DeSoto County

Orthopedic Surgery Southaven

OrthoSouth Introduces Robot-Assisted Total Knee Replacement to DeSoto County December 14, 2021 SOUTHAVEN, MS – OrthoSouth surgeon Andrew Wodowski, MD completed DeSoto County’s first robotics-assisted total knee replacement on Thursday, December 9th at the OrthoSouth Surgery Center in Southaven, using the center’s new CORI robotic system. OrthoSouth is the only center in DeSoto County offering […]

Vestibular Rehabilitation

Vestibular Rehab

Vestibular Rehabilitation The profession of physical therapy has the privilege of treating many different medical conditions. One medical condition that can be treated by physical therapy is Benign Paroxysmal Positional Vertigo or BPPV for short. BPPV is a form of vertigo in which you may feel a sensation of the room spinning or even the […]

How to Avoid Carpal Tunnel

Carpal Tunnel

How to Avoid Carpal Tunnel The carpal tunnel, like a tunnel on the roadways, plays a huge role in funneling traffic. However, the carpal tunnel in the hand funnels nerve information, not cars. Many of my patients who have carpal tunnel have had it for some time. People often initially notice their symptoms at night, […]

OrthoSouth’s Redesigned Germantown Surgery Center Welcomes Patients

OrthoSouth Germantown Surgery Center

OrthoSouth’s Redesigned Germantown Surgery Center Now Welcoming Orthopedic Patients The orthopedic group is redesigning the patient experience in the Memphis metro area – this time, for surgery center outpatients Patients receiving outpatient surgery for orthopedic injuries and conditions have received a First Class upgrade as OrthoSouth announces the opening of its newly redesigned outpatient surgery […]

OrthoSouth Hand Center Welcomes Dr. Peter Henning to the Team

Dr. Peter Henning

OrthoSouth Hand Center Welcomes Dr. Peter Henning to the Team September 13, 2021 OrthoSouth today welcomes Dr. Peter Henning as its newest upper extremity orthopedic surgeon. He will see patients at the group’s clinics in Memphis (Briarcrest Ave. location), Germantown, and Southaven, MS. Dr. Henning returns to the Memphis area, where he completed his Orthopaedic […]

Surgical Techniques May Change Through the Years, but the Body Does Not

Riley Jones

Surgical Techniques May Change Through the Years, but the Body Does Not: A Profile of Dr. Riley Jones After graduation from the University of Tennessee Health Science Center College of Medicine in 1972, orthopedic surgeon Riley Jones, MD, managed to find just enough money and a few hours each week during his internship to take […]

The Ultimate Knee Replacement Experience Comes to the Mid-South

The Ultimate Knee Replacement Experience Comes to the Mid-South OrthoSouth is the first and only center to offer the CORI robotics-assisted surgical system for knee replacement, available at its award-winning surgery center in Germantown, Tennessee _ August 30, 2021 The American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons estimates knee replacement surgeries are expected to increase a staggering […]