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The History of Scott Orthopedic Center

In January of 1929, Francis Scott arrived in Huntington from Ann Arbor, Michigan. He was the son of a family practitioner in Michigan. He came to Huntington to staff a small children’s hospital located at the corner of Fifth Avenue and Eleventh Street. He was a well-trained orthopedic surgeon who rapidly developed a very extensive practice

Osteoarthritis, The Facts You Should Know

It is a condition where the cartilage in the joint breaks down causing various symptoms like pain, swelling and stiffness. Osteoarthritis (OA) is the most common form of arthritis to afflict the humanity spares no age, race or geographic area. About 20 million people are afflicted in United States alone and about 90% of osteoarthritis in weight bearing joint by age 40 show radiographic features. This ailment usually afflicts both the sexes in equal numbers