Hand, Wrist & Elbow

What’s on the Thanksgiving Menu? A Feast of Upper Body Injuries.

Thanksgiving, a time for family gatherings, sumptuous feasts, and gratitude, is one of the most anticipated holidays of the year. However, as an orthopedic surgeon specializing in the hand and upper extremities, it’s also a time when I more

Spine & Neck

A Compassionate Healer in the World of Orthopedic Care

In the sprawling world of medicine, there are those who stand out not just for their expertise but for their unwavering commitment to their patients’ well-being. For Dr. Zachary Goldstein, he is known for his remarkable dedication to more

Spine & Neck

The top three back pain complaints spine surgeons see and how to treat them

As a spine surgeon, patients come to me with a common complaint – back pain. And it’s usually after they’ve exhausted home remedies and the discomfort has become too much to bear. From overexertion or sitting too long, more

Sports Medicine

Don’t Get Yourself in a Pickle

Over the last several years the sport of pickleball has gained popularity. As a matter of fact, according to the Association of Pickleball Professionals, the sport is the fastest growing in the nation for the fifth consecutive year more

Spine & Neck

OrthoIllinois, Rockford Spine Center announce integration

ROCKFORD, Ill. (May 15, 2023) – OrthoIllinois, a leading bone and joint health care provider in northern Illinois, and Rockford Spine Center, a premier facility dedicated exclusively to spine care announced today that they will join forces as more


Stay Safe Participating in These Popular Summer Activities

It’s almost June, and here in the Midwest, we just finished up our third round of winter. Yes, it’s finally starting to stay warm consistently and everyone is anxious to get outside. But while the summer months present more