Musculoskeletal Chat Transcripts


Here you can find all of the transcripts from our past sports medicine, spine, and orthopaedic doctor chats.

Stem Cell Online ChatStem Cell Treatment for Osteoarthritis - What Is It and Is It Right for You? | Dr. Shervin Oskouei| Emory Orthopaedics, Sports & Spine

Join Emory Orthopaedics surgeon, Shervin Oskouei, MD, to explore whether stem cell treatment for patients with chronic tendon injuries or osteoarthritis is right for you.  Treatment options include stem cell injections or surgical implantation of your body’s own stem cells. 

Running Training Online ChatHow to Run and Train for Running Races and Other Athletic Adventures | Dr. Amadeus Mason | Emory Orthopaedics, Sports & Spine

Have you been training hard getting ready for summer races and other athletic adventures? Emory Sports Medicine physician Amadeus Mason, MD recently answered questions about how to prevent injuries, how to stretch, and how to provide treatment for your injuries during a live online chat. Check out the "How to Train for Running Races" chat transcript for the answers to these questions and more!

Ankle Sprain Online ChatHow to Diagnose and Treat an Ankle Sprain | Dr. Oluseun Olufade | Emory Orthopaedics, Sports & Spine

Emory Orthopaedics, Sports & Spine physician Oluseun Olufade, MD recently held a live online chat on “How to Diagnose and Treat an Ankle Sprain.”  Dr. Olufade answered questions related to the ankle, including  "What are the symptoms of an ankle sprain," "What are the first steps to take when you think you have an ankle sprain," and "Do ankle sprains ever require surgery?" Check out the full chat transcript for more questions and answers!

calendar iconConcussions in the Young Athlete | Dr. Kenneth Mautner | Emory Orthopaedics and Spine Center

On Tuesday, September 10, 2013, Emory Orthopaedic Surgeon, Dr. Kenneth Mautner held an online chat to discuss “Concussions in the Young Athlete”.  Dr. Mautner answered questions on concussion symptoms, prevention methods, treatments and more. Check out the concussion chat transcript for details!

calendar iconHand and Upper Extremity Conditions | Dr. Claude Jarrett | Emory Orthopaedics and Spine Center

On, Tuesday, July 23, 2013, Emory Orthopaedic Surgeon, Dr. Claude Jarrett conducted an online web chat to discuss the difference between fractures and sprains in the hand, wrist and elbow. Dr. Jarrett answered questions on other hand and upper extremity conditions such as carpal tunnel syndrome and arthritis.

calendar iconHip and Knee Replacements | Dr. Amadeus Mason | Emory Orthopaedics and Spine Center

Emory Orthopedic Surgeon, Thomas Bradbury, MD conducted an online web chat on Hip and Knee Replacements. He was available to answer questions such as who are candidates for hip or knee replacements, what are the newest advances in Hip and Knee replacements, what is Emory’s approach on when to get knee or hip replacement surgery and recovery after a hip or knee replacement.

calendar iconHow to Prepare and Run the AJC Peachtree Road Race | Dr. Amadeus Mason | Emory Sports Medicine

Are you training for the AJC Peachtree Road Race or another running race this summer or fall? If so, Emory Sports Medicine physician, Dr. Amadeus Mason provided some great tips on how to run injury free. Dr. Mason was available via an online web chat to answer questions on training, stretching, how to prevent common running injuries and treating injuries when they occur.

calendar iconACL Injuries | Dr. Sam Labib | Emory Sports Medicine | March 26, 2013

Emory Sports Medicine specialist Dr. Sam Labib answered questions about ACL (anterior cruiciate ligament) injuries during his live chat. Participants were able to gain valuable information including what the ACL does, how ACL injuries occur, symptoms of an ACL injury, treatment options for ACL injuries and new research on the horizon.

calendar iconPediatric Orthopaedic Hip and Spine Conditions | Nicholas Fletcher, MD| Emory Orthopaedic and Spine Hospital | February 5, 2013

Emory Pediatric Orthopaedic surgeon, Dr. Nicholas Fletcher was available to answer questions in a live web chat. Dr. Fletcher answering questions pertaining to the newest treatment options for pediatric orthopedic hip and spine conditions such as scoliosis, kyphosis, hip dysplasia, leg length differences and femoroacetabular impingement.

Preventing Running Injuries ChatPreventing Running Injuries | Dr. R. Amadeus Mason | Emory Sports Medicine | May 22, 2012

Join Emory Sports Medicine running injury specialist R. Amadeus Mason, MD, to learn about what to wear, what to eat, how to avoid injuries, and exactly when, where and how much to run while training for the Peachtree Road Race. Dr. Mason will participate in a free live web chat on Tuesday, May 22, 2012 at 12:00 (noon) EST and will be available to answer all of your questions related to training and running at peak performance.

Peachtree Road Race Runner's Chat Part IIRunners' Chat Part II | Dr. R. Amadeus Mason | Emory Sports Medicine | June 15, 2011

Dr. Mason's Running Chat Part I was so successful that we hosted a Part II so we could get all of your running questions answered! Check out the transcript from his Runners' Chat Part II! 

Peachtree Road Race Runners ChatRunners' Chat Part I | Dr. Amadeus Mason| Emory Sports Medicine | May 18, 2011

An interactive online Q & A web chat on the topic of running and injury prevention with Dr. Amadeus Mason, of Emory Sports Medicine. Get answers to questions ranging from nutrition, to stretching, to footwear! Runner's Chat Part I Transcript.