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Robots in the Surgery Room?

Medical technology has advanced to such an extent that there is so much we can do in the operating room, with greater precision, better outcomes, and quality results. A lot of this is due to the improvements in tools and equipment we use in surgery….

What to do when your osteoarthritis flares up

Osteoarthritis is a degenerative disease that affects your tissue, cartilage, and your bones and joints. The damage is not reversible without some type of surgery, such as total joint replacements. Sometimes depending on your situation, you may experience a ‘flare-up’, when your condition suddenly becomes…

When Should You See an Orthopedic Doctor?

An orthopedic specialist is a medical professional who primarily deals with conditions involving your muscles, joints, and bones. Of course, orthopaedic doctors are not the only physicians trained to help you with your musculoskeletal needs, as other specialists including neurologists, physical therapists, rehabilitation doctors, and…

What Can Your Fat Do for You?

Regenerative medicine comes in many forms, and one of the most exciting advancements in regenerative medicine is using different parts of your body to treat a number of conditions, one of which is fat cells. Read on to find out more! Adipose tissue, or fat,…

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, February 21 will be a great way for you to learn more about new ways to treat joint pain in a friendly and informal environment. At…

Finding Balance in 2019 with ARP Therapy

As 2019 is underway, you may have made a number of resolutions. Is maximizing your exercise and athletic performance one of them? Have you been riddled with an injury in the past and nervous about what treatment, or surgery, will be coming down the path?…

Is a Partial Knee Replacement Right for Me?

Most knee joint problems are due to the cartilage wearing away in the knee. Cartilage helps absorb the shock as a result of movement in joints. Without it, bones would be scraping against each other, causing inflammation, pain, and stiffness. Movement is severely restricted as…

Do You Need a Knee Replacement?

One of the more common complaints of getting older is that joints don’t work as well as they used to. When this occurs in the knee, this can spell serious trouble: pain, becoming chair-bound, and losing the ability to take care of yourself. This loss…

What Is the ARDMS?

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 discuss the ARDMS. The ARDMS stands for the American Registry for Diagnostic Medical Sonography,…

What is the ABRM?

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 ABRM. The ABRM stands for the American Board of Regenerative Medicine…

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…

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…