A local teen was honored Saturday by Pittsburgh Mayor Bill Peduto for her continued efforts to find a cure for arthritis.
It is the leading cause of disability in the county. Every 1-in-5 adults along with 300,000 children are affected by arthritis.
PITTSBURGH (NewsRadio 1020 KDKA) Stem cells have been used to treat cancer patients, multiple scleroses, and other conditions. Now, a local practice, Rehabilitation and Pain Specialists, is now bringing to the Pittsburgh area a non-surgical adult stem cell procedure to treat pain in patients.
Millions of kids got video games this Christmas, but kids aren’t the only ones playing.
On this week’s edition of Medical Frontiers, KDKA Radio’s Robert Mangino and Dr. Gerald Pifer welcomed Dr. Anisha Dua to discuss rheumatology.
Dr. Pifer was joined by AGH Orthopaedic Surgeon Brad Palmer to discuss Upper Extremity Orthopaedic Surgery.
Doctors have found a new way to diagnose and treat arthritis, and the technology is saving doctors and patients both time and money.
It doesn’t take a whole lot of time to get a good handle on why Clarence Dietrich is so happy to share his story.
Medical Frontiers is joined by Mary Wasko, M.D. and Fotious Koupouras, M.D. The doctors are both experts in Rheumatoid pain and arthritis. They take your calls and answer your questions. Listen to Medical Fontiers every […]
Gout is one of the most painful arthritis conditions, and it’s no longer a problem only for older people. It’s now attacking people as young as 30.
A concert pianist originally from Pittsburgh wants to encourage youngsters with arthritis not to give up.