Category Archives: Blog

Marilyn Hoffman-Elrod: Comeback Champion

Marilyn Hoffman-Elrod: Comeback Champion “I’m ready for whatever’s next!” says this month’s BGO Comeback Champion, Marilyn Hoffman-Elrod.  Being an active individual, Marilyn was at the end of her rope.  As she stated, “After several years of cortisone shots, they were becoming less and less effective.  That’s all I had to say to (physician assistant) Evan […]

Tyler Collishaw: Comeback Champion

Tyler Collishaw:  Comeback Champion Bluegrass Orthopaedics is proud to highlight a true Champion – Tyler Collishaw.  Tyler is an elite level athlete, with collegiate experience, but unfortunately tore his ACL during a Major League Soccer (MLS) combine late last year.  After surgery, and through much hard work, Tyler will be signing with an MLS team […]

Nicholas Hawes: Comeback Champion of the Month

Nicholas Hawes:  Comeback Champion of the Month Bluegrass Orthopaedics is extremely honored to acknowledge our latest “Comeback Champion” – Nicholas Hawes.  Nicholas is a 6 year old boy who was diagnosed with a rare genetic condition called MPS 1 Hurler Syndrome.  Nicholas’ body does not make a specific enzyme to breakdown large sugar molecules which […]

BGO In-Service: Advanced Joint Care Seminar

BGO In-Service: Advanced Joint Care Seminar Dr. Kevin Denehy and Dr. Ryan Donegan together would like to invite you to an Advanced Joint Care Seminar at Bluegrass Orthopaedics, on October 9th, beginning at 5:30PM.  Food and Drink will be provided.  Please RSVP to Andrew Carlson MS ATC, Director of Sports Medicine & Outreach at andrew.carlson@bluegrassortho.com. Dr. Kevin Denehy […]

Robotic Assisted Total Joint Replacement

Robotic Assisted Total Joint Replacement By:  Dr. Kevin Denehy – Total Joint Specialist Technology is rapidly changing in all aspects of our lives. This evolution can easily be seen in automotive and manufacturing industries, where robotic technology has revolutionized the ability to precisely perform repetitive tasks, thus achieving consistent results and minimizing errors. Likewise, installing […]

How Orthopaedic Pillows Can Give You The Sleep You’re Missing Out On

As the population of the United States ages, one in seven people is afflicted with orthopaedic problems. To break down the medical-ese, orthopaedic practice applies to anything that has to do with treating musculoskeletal issues. Chronic aches, pain management procedures, breaks, sports rehabilitation, trauma, and physical therapy treatments all fall under the umbrella of orthopaedic […]

CUBITAL TUNNEL SYNDROME: WHAT IS IT AND HOW CAN IT BE TREATED?

Cubital tunnel syndrome, also known as ulnar nerve entrapment, is the second most common type of nerve entrapment treated in an orthopaedic center after carpal tunnel syndrome. Those who suffer from cubital tunnel syndrome may experience pain along the inside of the elbow or in the hand. Tingling and numbness, like that of carpal tunnel […]