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Wednesday, March 22, 2017
Take control of your health by attending one of McLaren Macomb’s free informational and educational seminars. All seminars are FREE to attend, but registration is required and can be made online at mclarenmacomb.eventbrite.com or by calling (586) 239-0402 (unless otherwise noted) . Refreshments and well-lit parking provided. When hosted at McLaren Macomb, please park in the East Lot and enter through the Outpatient Entrance. Classrooms and the Medical Auditorium are on the Lower Level of the East Tower....
Wednesday, March 1, 2017
Take control of your health by attending one of McLaren Macomb’s free informational and educational seminars. All seminars are FREE to attend, but registration is required and can be made online at mclarenmacomb.eventbrite.com or by calling (586) 239-0402 (unless otherwise noted) . Refreshments and well-lit parking provided. When hosted at McLaren Macomb, please park in the East Lot and enter through the Outpatient Entrance. Classrooms and the Medical Auditorium are on the Lower Level of the East Tower....
Thursday, December 29, 2016
Thelma showed no signs of slowing down, even after celebrating her 90th birthday in October. She still runs all her own errands, visits her extended family and works outside in the summer tending to her flower garden. Thelma has always enjoyed her freedom. Which is why when that freedom was threatened, she let it be known to her doctor that she wanted to keep it. “Doing this surgery was risky at my age,” she said. “But what’s the alternative?” One Sunday morning, Thelma, who lives alone, was in her kitc...
Wednesday, December 14, 2016
For the better part of the winter, Metro Detroiters will be digging themselves out of snowfalls and blizzards until March arrives and ushers in spring. Until then, physical therapists from McLaren Macomb offer the following tips to safely combat the sometimes-physically demanding removal of a fresh snowfall. To prepare yourself prior to shoveling: • Walk or perform another activity to promote blood flow to the tissues you are about to use. • Stretch by sliding your hands down the front your thighs while...
Monday, September 26, 2016
Dr. Michael Wagner Orthopedic Surgeon (click for physician info) Michael A. Wagner, DO, has joined the medical staff at McLaren Macomb. Dr. Wagner earned his medical degree from the Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine in East Lansing before continuing his education with the completion of orthopedic surgery internship and residency programs at McLaren Macomb. He also completed a hip and knee reconstruction fellowship at The Core Institute in Phoenix. He is board eligible in orthoped...
Thursday, July 21, 2016
Take control of your health by attending one of McLaren Macomb’s free informational and educational seminars. All seminars are FREE to attend, but registration is required and can be made online at mclarenmacomb.eventbrite.com or by calling (586) 239-0402 (unless otherwise noted) . September 15 MAKOplasty® Knee or Hip Procedures Hip and knee pain? Learn more about the benefits of MAKOplasty® 3D imaging and robotic arm technology. 6 p.m. Registration required McLaren Macomb Classroom 1 September 29 MAKOp...
Thursday, June 9, 2016
Swing Pain Free Golf Swing Analysis Tues., June 14 6 p.m. McLaren Macomb Rehabilitation & Therapy Services – Northpointe 37 055 Gratiot Ave., in Clinton Township Free Registration (586) 783-9581 This summer, golf will send more than 55,000 people around the country to emergency rooms with a wide range of injuries they sustained on the course. Lower back injuries accounting for the majority of complaints, injuries can range from knees, elbows, shoulders, wrists and others as a result of improper swin...
Friday, April 15, 2016
Following hip replacement surgery, any patient’s goal is to heal enough to get back home and walking again. It’s a goal shared by the orthopedic surgery team at the joint replacement program at McLaren Macomb and the motivation behind their preference for the direct anterior approach during hip replacements. Dr. Andrew Ajluni Fellowship-trained Orthopedic Surgeon “In the world of joint replacement procedures, this is very minimally-invasive,” said Dr. Andrew Ajluni, fellowship-trained orthopedic surgeon...