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UA Study Shows Glucosamine Is Ineffective


A short-term study led by C. Kent Kwoh, MD, director of the University of Arizona Arthritis Center, and a collaborative team of researchers has found that oral glucosamine supplementation is not associated with a lessening of knee cartilage deterioration among individuals with chronic knee pain. The study was conducted by researchers at the University of… Read More →

CORE Institute Acquires Premier Orthopedics


The CORE Institute announced it has acquired Tempe-based Premier Orthopedics and that its Founder, Mitchell Wagner, MD will join The CORE Institute’s dynamic clinical team. “Partnering with The CORE Institute will directly benefit our patients,” said Dr. Mitchell Wagner, MD.  “I am excited to join The CORE Institute team and contribute to achieving its mission… Read More →