Category: Amaryllis J. Scott MD

Below you’ll find articles by Amaryllis J. Scott MD, a leading orthopaedic surgeon in Spokane. To learn more about Dr. Scott, click here.

Bouncing Back From A Torn ACL

Posted on March 29, 2016
Bouncing Back From a Torn ACL

Whether you’re a basketball fan or not, you can’t deny that there is something special about the way college basketball can make us a little crazy each year (in a good way). Nothing beats the excitement of watching the final seconds of a close game on television or live on the court.

And if you’ve ever played basketball, then it comes as no surprise to you that the game is full of potential injuries.

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Frozen Shoulder in Diabetics

Posted on July 22, 2013

Have you been experiencing dull, aching pain in your shoulder?  Is it increasingly more difficult to move and function well? You may be suffering from the first stages of Frozen Shoulder Syndrome. Formally termed Adhesive Capsulitis, patients with frozen shoulder exhibit progressively worsening pain and stiffness in the joint, causing immobility.

While the cause of frozen shoulder is not completely understood, diabetics are ten times more likely to get frozen shoulder than the general population.

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