How I Survive … the Injury I Warn My Patients About
Christopher Ninh, an orthopedic surgeon based in Fountain Valley, discusses what he learned after rupturing his Achilles’ tendon. I was playing in three basketball leagues — playing hard every other night. I’d injured my ankle the previous week, so I was compensating. I was running late after work and the game had already started, so I rushed in without stretching. I shot a basket, turned to run defense, and felt something in my heel—I thought I’d been kicked—and heard a pop.
Kobe Bryant injures wrist: Lessons for him and for weekend warriors
Lakers guard Kobe Bryant has decided to keep playing despite tearing ligaments in his right wrist; while this isn't a major injury, some torn ligaments can mean bench time for professional athletes as well as weekend warriors. First, to Bryant's injury. We spoke with Dr. Christopher Ninh, an orthopedic surgeon and medical director of the Total Joint Replacement Program at Chapman Spine & Orthopedic Institute in Orange, who is not the athlete's physician but is familiar with t
Hip dislocation after modular unipolar hemiarthroplasty.
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Pedicle screw fixation of the C7 vertebra using an anteroposterior fluoroscopic imaging technique
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MLB Hall-of-Famer, Johnny Bench, Catches Attention with New Hip Replacement Surgery Technique
Bench is Keynote Speaker at Free Arthritis and Joint Pain Seminar in Costa Mesa Orthopedic Surgeon, Christopher Ninh, M.D., Joins Bench to Discuss Innovative, Minimally-Invasive Procedures for Total Joint Replacement Surgery COSTA MESA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Major League Baseball Hall-of-Fame catcher, Johnny Bench, will be the keynote speaker at a free seminar, sharing his personal experience with joint pain and his return to living a normal, active life after hip replacem