Category Archives: Knee Injury

Tendonitis Workers’ Comp Settlement: What You Need To Know

Michigan lawyer discusses a tendonitis workers comp settlement and how to protect your legal rights under workers’ comp law. We have experience with all types of work-related medical conditions. One of the most common diagnosis that we see is tendonitis. This is when a tendon becomes inflamed, irritated, or suffers microscopic tears. It usually occurs […]

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Workers’ Comp Knee Injury Settlement: What You Need To Know

Michigan lawyer discusses the average workers’ comp knee injury settlement and how to avoid low-ball insurance company offers. Did you know the knee is considered the largest joint in the human body? It is used for sitting, standing, walking, bending, kneeling, crouching, crawling, and lifting. People rely upon their knees for basic everyday activities. Here […]

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Torn Meniscus Workers’ Comp Settlement: What You Need To Know

Michigan workers’ comp lawyer discusses the most common knee injury at work and how to get the best possible torn meniscus workers’ comp settlement. Our law firm has represented thousands of clients and recovered millions of dollars in workers’ comp benefits. We have the experience and know-how to win a torn meniscus workers’ comp settlement […]

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Workers’ Comp Settlement After Surgery: What You Need To Know

Michigan attorney talks about legal rights when an injured worker needs surgery. We frequently get telephone calls from injured workers about a workers’ comp settlement after surgery in Michigan. Injured workers want to know if the insurance company is going to pay and what should be covered. Many prefer to settle and get medical treatment […]

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Repetitive Strain Injury and Workers’ Compensation Explained

Michigan lawyer explains how a repetitive strain injury is covered under workers’ compensation and how to get help if the claim is denied. We are seeing more repetitive strain injuries in today’s high-tech workforce. Employees are using tools, machines, mobile devices, and computers in ways the human body does not always find comfortable. These workplace […]

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Bionic knee replacement powered by walking

Smart knees offer new hope for patients who must undergo replacement surgery. We saw a fascinating article published by Popular Mechanics regarding knee replacement. Smart knees are being developed with self-powering sensors that can monitor how much pressure is put on the implant. This will give doctors a clearer understanding and lead to further innovations. […]

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Knee replacement surgery the best option?

What do individuals on workers’ compensation need to know about knee replacement surgery? NBC Nightly News published a video article about the effectiveness of knee replacement surgery. It discusses the results of a study published by Mount Sinai Health System questioning whether this procedure is right for younger individuals with less severe symptoms. This topic […]

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Nasal cells used in treating damaged knee cartilage

New medical research shows damaged knee joints can be repaired with nasal cells and why these work injuries can be difficult to treat. We saw a fascinating article on CNN about an experimental medical procedure that uses nasal cells to repair damaged knee cartilage. Nasal cells have more reproducible capacity to form new cartilage and the […]

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MIT working on new prosthetic knee design

What a new prosthetic knee design would mean for amputees and how this technology could improve the lives of people hurt in workplace accidents. MIT researchers have started work on a prosthetic knee that could be a game changer for amputees. It delivers similar performance to the best current technology but at a fraction of […]

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Repairing a torn meniscus with stem cells

Innovative research shows the future of meniscus repair using stem cell treatment. Healthline.com published an interesting article about stem cells being used to fix torn cartilage in sheep. It involves a 3d printed biodegradable plastic model filled with proteins that attract stem cells from the bone marrow. Researchers implanted the device and were able to grow […]

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