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Healthy Runner Podcast

Feb 18, 2021

Have you or someone you know been diagnosed with Knee Arthritis? Are you wondering if you can keep running through it?

This week we had the pleasure of having Dr. Frank Petrigliano educate us on how you can keep running with Arthritis.

Dr. Petrigliano is an Associate Professor of Clinical Orthopaedic Surgery and Chief of the Epstein Family Center for Sports Medicine at Keck Medicine of USC. He also serves as the head team physician for the LA Kings hockey team and is the team physician for USC Athletics! 

Dr. Petrigliano covers the following questions in this week's episode: 

  • If I have arthritis, does running accelerate its progression?
  • What are some strategies to reduce the knee pain associated arthritis, especially during running?
  • Can a running analysis be useful?
  • How does location of arthritis in the knee effect management?
  • What type of injections are available to manage knee arthritis?
  • If I need a knee replacement, can I run after knee replacement?
  • As a runner, how do I prevent knee arthritis?

Connect with Dr. Petrigliano : 

Instagram - @frankiepmd

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