How to Reduce Back Pain by Increasing Muscular Flexibility Back pain is one of the most common orthopedic problems in our country. One of the best things you can do in order to reduce and relieve your self from it is to have a constant routine to help you increase […]

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Hip Pain Questions You Should Ask Your Orthopedic Doctor Hip pain can be produced by different causes: osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, traumatic arthritis, fractures and/or osteoporosis. When hip pain arises it is best to consult your orthopedic doctor in order to get a proper analysis and receive the precise diagnosis. It […]

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Anatomy of a Zimmer Knee Replacement Knee replacement surgeries are one of the most common orthopedic procedures performed in America and thousands of cases are scheduled every year. During the last 20 years our orthopedic doctor, Leon Mead, has learned to trust Zimmer and their knee replacement solutions. The graph […]

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Orthopedic Corner | Leon Mead MD Orthopedic Doctor | 730 Goodlette Road North, Suite 201  Naples Florida 34102 | Phone: (239) 262-1119

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Why Choosing Naples Orthopedic Doctor Leon Mead Naples orthopedic doctor, Leon Mead MD is one of the most recognized surgeons in the country for his excellence and quality. On the graph above you can find some of the reasons why he keeps being ranked as one of the best nationally. […]

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Orthopedic Problems: Back Pain Misalignment and Fixation The two most common mechanical problems that cause back pain are misalignment and fixation. A misalignment can occur as a result of an injury, such as slipping or falling. If one vertebra moves out of its normal position, even just a little, it […]

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How to Increase Joint Flexibility Stretching is a simple yet effective way to keep your joints healthy. It doesn’t matter if you do yoga or just follow a routine at home, acquiring the discipline to regularly perform stretches will benefit you from the moment you start. Keeping healthy joints trough […]

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Benign Reasons Causing Joint Pain As we get older, our joints begin to decay and in many cases, depending on the use we have given them throughout our lifetime, start to ache. There are different reasons why this occurs; however, they can be classified in 3 main ones: benign reasons, […]

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Benefits of a Knee Replacement by Naples Orthopedic Doctor Leon Mead When knee pain becomes unbearable due to conditions like arthritis, a knee replacement is the best solution. First step is always to consult and evaluate with your orthopedic doctor all the scenarios so you can make the right decision […]

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Ankle Pain: Tell Me What to Do Like any other joint in your body, your ankle may gradually become painful from arthritis. Most sudden, severe ankle pain results from an acute injury such as a strain or sprain. A strain is a mild stress on a muscle or tendon; a […]

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