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What is the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery?

Over the next few weeks, we’ll be exploring the different boards and organizations that certify doctors to provide the services and therapies that help you heal and recover. This week, we discuss the ABOS. The American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery was founded in 1934 to…

Join Us for a Free Joint Pain Seminar!

If you are suffering from joint pain in your hip or knee, Dr Kevin Darr’s free seminar on Thursday, October 25 will be a great way for you to learn more about new ways to treat joint pain in a friendly and informal environment. At…

What is the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons?

Over the next few weeks, we’ll be exploring the different boards and organizations that certify doctors to provide the services and therapies that help you heal and recover. This week, we’ll look at the AAOS. The American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons was founded in 1933…

How Regular Exercise Can Help Knee Pain

It may not make much sense at first that exercising the knee can help relieve the symptoms of knee pain, but this is backed by both scientific and anecdotal evidence. There are many reasons why people suffering from knee pain should give exercise a try,…

Therapies for Foot and Ankle Pain

It’s no fun to experience pain at any time, but it’s especially no walk in the park to experience foot or ankle pain – literally. Our feet are what we use daily to get around, and to experience pain there of all places can mean…

What is BMAC, and how can it help me?

In a nutshell, what is BMAC? As a type of regenerative therapy, BMAC (Bone Marrow Aspiration Concentrate) therapy is an exciting treatment option that promotes healing and reduces recovery downtime by tapping into your own body’s healing abilities. This is accomplished by extracting bone marrow…

Dr. Darr’s Clinic Now Offering A2M Injections!

Your body has incredible healing and recovery abilities that science has just begun to explore and tap into. No longer are surgery and drugs the only methods of treatment for knee, joint, and arthritic pain. At Dr. Darr’s clinic, we are at the forefront of…

5 Benefits of Stem Cell Therapy

Stem cell therapy uses a patient’s own stem cells to help repair damaged tissues and repair injuries. This therapy is a part of the regenerative medicine field that is rapidly growing.  A few of the many things stem cell therapy is used for include reducing…

Seminar: The Use of Stem Cells and Surgery in Orthopedics

Upcoming Seminar:  The Use of Stem Cells and Surgery in Orthopedics You won’t want to miss this opportunity to learn from Dr. Kevin Darr about how stem cells and help you. Stem cells are being used in chronic pain issues. The field of orthopedics has revolutionized,…

Activated PRP Therapy Plus

Dr. Kevin Darr is known for being one of the best doctors in Lousiana. His style of Orthopaedics focuses on a) educating his patients and b) treating complex musculoskeletal disorders. One of the treatments Dr. Darr offers is an advanced version of PRP Therapy. His…

The Importance of Exercise

Exercise, very important. Not just running, or weight training, but also yoga and pilates as well. Dr. Kevin Darr is a firm believer that getting the body moving, stretching, flexing, is vital to health. In this post, we discuss its importance. However, at any time…

Covington Award Program Honors the Achievement

COVINGTON October 24, 2017 — Kevin F. Darr, MD has been selected for the 2017 Best of Covington Award in the Orthopedic Surgeon category by the Covington Award Program. Each year, the Covington Award Program identifies companies that we believe have achieved exceptional marketing success…

Football Season & The Injuries That Come With It

We want to touch here on knee injuries, which include Anterior Cruciate Ligament tears, medial collateral ligament tears, lateral collateral ligament tears and meniscal tears, and other cartilage injuries. These injuries are very common in football. Other injuries involve hamstring strains, ankle sprains, shoulder contusions,…

HyaloFAST® Trial for Repair of Articular Cartilage in the Knee

The HyaloFAST® is a very important and unique study, a quite prestigious one of its kind. The study has a critical purpose and will be vital to learn the potential future treatments for knee repair. The purpose of this study is to evaluate the safety and…

Living with Osteoarthritis

Osteoarthritis, the most common form of arthritis, can occur because of injury, infection, or for some, it can be hereditary. Knee osteoarthritis occurs when the cartilage in the joint breaks down causing chronic knee pain, stiffness, and abnormal joint functioning. The knee is the largest…

Understanding Sciatica

Nerve pain has the potential to dramatically reduce your quality of life – leading to depression, sleep disorders, or limited mobility or functionality. Unfortunately, nerve pain is a common condition amongst Americans. Nerves are present throughout our entire body and they assist us in performing…

Tips to Avoid Neck Pain from Sleeping

Your neck may be small, but it’s a crucial component of a healthy body and overall wellness. Symptoms of neck pain can include numbness, stabbing or shooting pain, inability to turn one’s head regularly, and migraines or headaches.  Neck pain is a result of cervical…