YOUR KNEE REPLACEMENT – WHAT YOU CAN DO TO HAVE THE BEST POSSIBLE RESULTS If you find yourself with knee pain, joint replacement is…

Hundreds of thousands of hip and knee replacements are performed in this country every year. The numbers are only set to increase thanks to the preponderance of aging baby boomers. If you had a choice between a hip or knee replacement surgery that could potentially lay you up for weeks and one that could have…

‘I HAD NO PAIN’: THRILLED PATIENT SUSAN JO PAQUIN ENJOYS NEXT-DAY DISBELIEF AFTER DR. ROGER’S DIRECT SUPERIOR APPROACH (PALM SPRINGS) — “I had no pain.” Coachella Valley resident Susan Jo Paquin was in disbelief after pioneer surgeon Douglas J. Roger, M.D. performed the Direct Superior Approach on her right hip in June 2014. “I woke…

‘THE HIPPEST HIP’: DOUGLAS J. ROGER, M.D. DELIVERS SIZZLING MIZELL SENIOR SYMPOSIUM (PALM SPRINGS) — What is new in minimally invasive hip-replacement surgery? Apparently, the Direct Superior Approach, the industry’s most innovative approach, championed by Douglas J. Roger, M.D., director of joint-replacement service at the Institute of Clinical Orthopedic Neurosciences at Desert Regional Medical Center….

(PALM SPRINGS) — Dr. Douglas J. Roger of Desert Regional Medical Center hosted prominent Beverly Hills physician Jason Snibbe in his operating room this month at Desert Regional Medical Center to observe the Direct Superior Approach.  The Direct Superior Approach minimally invasive joint replacement surgery developed by Dr. Roger has rocketed to one of the nation’s…

START SPREADIN’ THE NEWS: DOUGLAS J. ROGER MD DEMONSTRATES TECHNIQUE AT NEW YORK CONFERENCE (NEW YORK) — Douglas J. Roger MD spoke recently at a major physician’s conference designed to finalize the initial teaching platforms for the Direct Superior Approach to hip replacement. Dr. Roger was asked to perform a demonstration of his Direct Superior…

(PALM SPRINGS) – Dr. Martin Benoit was a recent visitor to the operating room of Dr. Douglas J. Roger, where he had the opportunity to witness minimally invasive Direct Superior Approach for hip and knee replacement. On May 23, Dr. Benoit observed Dr. Roger – a pioneer in the Direct Superior Approach and arguably the…

Headline: PSYCHOLOGY TODAY — AND YOUR HIP REPLACEMENT Tips on getting through a joint replacement From Psychology Today By Paul ThagardI’m currently preparing for my second hip replacement, remembering the lessons learned from my first. I’m writing this to help everyone who go through this difficult — but worthwhile — experience. My replaced right hip…

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