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Patient Resources

Browse from our online pdfs and pamphlets below to learn more about the problems, solutions, treatments and products for a variety of orthopaedic concerns available from Golden State Orthopaedics and its partners.

For more information visit the DePuy website.

Osteoarthritis and Its Treatment Options

Walking, running, kneeling, jumping—life is all about motion, the freedom to do all the things we want to do and taking advantage of every opportunity life has to offer. Learn more...

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About Finger Joint Replacement

This guide provides an overview of finger joint replacement surgery and illustrates the anatomy of the hand. It also outlines the need for surgery, what to expect both before and after...

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Anterior Approach to Hip Replacement Surgery

When debilitating pain and stiffness in your hip limit your daily activities, you may need a total hip replacement. DePuy Orthopaedics has been a pioneer in hip replacements for more...

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Choosing a Hip Replacement from DePuy Synthes Joint Reconstruction

Osteoarthritis of the hip once meant getting used to less movement and more pain as time went on. Thanks to advances in surgical procedures, materials and designs for hip replacement...

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Five Myths and Realities About Hip Replacement

Today, advances in surgical techniques and technologies have revolutionized hip replacement surgery, allowing more patients to consider treatment sooner. While concerns and worries are...

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Hip replacement solutions from DePuy Synthes Joint Reconstruction

Learn more about hip replacement solutions available from DePuy Synthes Joint Reconstruction, and how they can be right for you.

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Total Hip Replacement - A Patient's Guide

Arthritis is the leading cause of disability in the United States, and the most frequent cause of discomfort and chronic hip pain. Learn more about total hip replacement, and the ways...

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Five Myths and Realities About Knee Replacement

Today, advances in surgical techniques and technologies have revolutionized knee replacement surgery, allowing more patients to consider treatment sooner. While concerns and worries are...

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Knee Replacement and Rehabilitation

Do you have questions about knee replacement and rehabilitation? This patient pamphlet answers common questions and concerns, so you can make the right choice.

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LCS® Complete™ Rotating Platform Knee Patient Pamphlet

Unlike traditional knee implants (known as fixed bearing knees), the rotating platform knee has a special insert that helps your knee move more like it did before your knee replacement....

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The Sigma Fixed Bearing Knee - Patient Pamphlet

Fixed bearing knees have been implanted in patients around the world, and today it is the most widely available knee implant in the United States. DePuy Orthopaedics’ Sigma® Knee is...

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Sigma Rotating Platform Knee - Patient Pamphlet

Unlike traditional knee implants (known as fixed-bearing knees), the Rotating Platform Knee has a special insert that helps your knee move more like it did before your knee replacement...

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Total Knee Replacement

When debilitating pain, accompanied by stiffness, swelling and limited motion in your knee keep you from your daily activities, it may be time to consider total knee replacement. Learn...

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TruMatch Personalized Knee Replacement Solutions

TruMatch Solutions is the result of extensive research and development efforts at DePuy Synthes Joint Reconstruction. TruMatch Solutions uses advancements in technology to provide...

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Living With a New Shoulder

Every year more than 70,000 Americans decide to have a shoulder replacement procedure, with many experiencing pain relief and improved function.
When conservative methods of...

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Options for Treating Shoulder Pain

Your shoulder joint has the largest range of motion out of all the joints in your body. Learn more about your options for treating the debilitating condition of chronic shoulder pain in...

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Reverse Shoulder Replacement - Patient Pamphlet

When shoulder pain starts interfering with daily activities, it may be time to consider shoulder replacement. Today there are alternatives created to provide pain relief and freedom of...

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Total Shoulder Replacement

When shoulder pain starts interfering with daily activities, it may be time to consider shoulder surgery. Today there are alternatives created to provide pain relief and freedom of...

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Attune Knee

The ATTUNE® Knee System is the largest ever research and development project from DePuy Synthes Joint Reconstruction. Novel testing protocols and methods were used during development....

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Reverse Shoulder Replacement

The DELTA XTEND™ System is a total semi-constrained shoulder arthroplasty that reverses the normal relationship between the scapular and humeral components, moving the scapulo-humeral...

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Shoulder Resurfacing

This conservative, resurfacing implant is an option for a younger patient population seeking a bone sparing option. The implant is secured by a short, cruciate stem and undersurface...

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Total Shoulder

The Global Advantage Shoulder Arthoplasty System is a leading proximal press-fit humeral stem that offers enhanced OR efficiency through a simple and repeatable surgical technique.

...
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Anterior Approach-Hip Replacement

Minimally invasive or tissue-sparing orthopaedic procedures have gained attention as patients demand shortened recovery time and accelerated rehabilitation. Development of efficient,...

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Products for Patients

We are committed to developing innovative orthopaedic devices to help our patients retain the ease of mobility they desire. These advances are fully supported with a wealth of resources and educational information for our patients.

Browse through our broad range of products and solutions below.

For more information visit the DePuy website.

About Finger Joint Replacement

This guide provides an overview of finger joint replacement surgery and illustrates the anatomy of the hand. It also outlines the need for surgery, what to expect both before and after...

Learn More
Choosing a Hip Replacement from DePuy Synthes Joint Reconstruction

Osteoarthritis of the hip once meant getting used to less movement and more pain as time went on. Thanks to advances in surgical procedures, materials and designs for hip replacement...

Learn More
Hip replacement solutions from DePuy Synthes Joint Reconstruction

Learn more about hip replacement solutions available from DePuy Synthes Joint Reconstruction, and how they can be right for you.

Learn More
Total Hip Replacement - A Patient's Guide

Arthritis is the leading cause of disability in the United States, and the most frequent cause of discomfort and chronic hip pain. Learn more about total hip replacement, and the ways...

Learn More
LCS® Complete™ Rotating Platform Knee Patient Pamphlet

Unlike traditional knee implants (known as fixed bearing knees), the rotating platform knee has a special insert that helps your knee move more like it did before your knee replacement....

Learn More
The Sigma Fixed Bearing Knee - Patient Pamphlet

Fixed bearing knees have been implanted in patients around the world, and today it is the most widely available knee implant in the United States. DePuy Orthopaedics’ Sigma® Knee is...

Learn More
Sigma Rotating Platform Knee - Patient Pamphlet

Unlike traditional knee implants (known as fixed-bearing knees), the Rotating Platform Knee has a special insert that helps your knee move more like it did before your knee replacement...

Learn More
TruMatch Personalized Knee Replacement Solutions

TruMatch Solutions is the result of extensive research and development efforts at DePuy Synthes Joint Reconstruction. TruMatch Solutions uses advancements in technology to provide...

Learn More
Attune Knee

The ATTUNE® Knee System is the largest ever research and development project from DePuy Synthes Joint Reconstruction. Novel testing protocols and methods were used during development....

Learn More
Anterior Approach-Hip Replacement

Minimally invasive or tissue-sparing orthopaedic procedures have gained attention as patients demand shortened recovery time and accelerated rehabilitation. Development of efficient,...

Learn More
Reverse Shoulder Replacement

The DELTA XTEND™ System is a total semi-constrained shoulder arthroplasty that reverses the normal relationship between the scapular and humeral components, moving the scapulo-humeral...

Learn More
Shoulder Resurfacing

This conservative, resurfacing implant is an option for a younger patient population seeking a bone sparing option. The implant is secured by a short, cruciate stem and undersurface...

Learn More
Total Shoulder

The Global Advantage Shoulder Arthoplasty System is a leading proximal press-fit humeral stem that offers enhanced OR efficiency through a simple and repeatable surgical technique.

...
Learn More

Common Problems

Unfortunately, injuries are part of life. We trip and fall. Catch our hand in a door. Or experience a more severe injury as the result of a catastrophic event, such as a car crash. Regardless of how the injury occurs, knowing the different kinds of injuries that can occur, the available treatment options and when it‘s appropriate to seek medical attention can make a world of difference. Knowledge is power.

Browse through our collection of articles below for information on common orthopaedic conditions, treatment procedures and available options for your needs.

For more information visit the DePuy website.

Osteoarthritis and Its Treatment Options

Walking, running, kneeling, jumping—life is all about motion, the freedom to do all the things we want to do and taking advantage of every opportunity life has to offer. Learn more...

Learn More
About Finger Joint Replacement

This guide provides an overview of finger joint replacement surgery and illustrates the anatomy of the hand. It also outlines the need for surgery, what to expect both before and after...

Learn More
Anterior Approach to Hip Replacement Surgery

When debilitating pain and stiffness in your hip limit your daily activities, you may need a total hip replacement. DePuy Orthopaedics has been a pioneer in hip replacements for more...

Learn More
Choosing a Hip Replacement from DePuy Synthes Joint Reconstruction

Osteoarthritis of the hip once meant getting used to less movement and more pain as time went on. Thanks to advances in surgical procedures, materials and designs for hip replacement...

Learn More
Five Myths and Realities About Hip Replacement

Today, advances in surgical techniques and technologies have revolutionized hip replacement surgery, allowing more patients to consider treatment sooner. While concerns and worries are...

Learn More
Hip replacement solutions from DePuy Synthes Joint Reconstruction

Learn more about hip replacement solutions available from DePuy Synthes Joint Reconstruction, and how they can be right for you.

Learn More
Five Myths and Realities About Knee Replacement

Today, advances in surgical techniques and technologies have revolutionized knee replacement surgery, allowing more patients to consider treatment sooner. While concerns and worries are...

Learn More
Options for Treating Shoulder Pain

Your shoulder joint has the largest range of motion out of all the joints in your body. Learn more about your options for treating the debilitating condition of chronic shoulder pain in...

Learn More

Solutions for Patients

Learning how different types of injuries affect different parts of the body is the first step in getting yourself back in motion. Whenever an individual is injured, various changes occur in the body. Discover how different injuries impact the body in different ways.

Your movement may be limited, but your options don't have to be. Browse our collection of articles below for more information on available solutions to the problems ailing you.

For more information visit the DePuy website.

Osteoarthritis and Its Treatment Options

Walking, running, kneeling, jumping—life is all about motion, the freedom to do all the things we want to do and taking advantage of every opportunity life has to offer. Learn more...

Learn More
About Finger Joint Replacement

This guide provides an overview of finger joint replacement surgery and illustrates the anatomy of the hand. It also outlines the need for surgery, what to expect both before and after...

Learn More
Anterior Approach to Hip Replacement Surgery

When debilitating pain and stiffness in your hip limit your daily activities, you may need a total hip replacement. DePuy Orthopaedics has been a pioneer in hip replacements for more...

Learn More
Choosing a Hip Replacement from DePuy Synthes Joint Reconstruction

Osteoarthritis of the hip once meant getting used to less movement and more pain as time went on. Thanks to advances in surgical procedures, materials and designs for hip replacement...

Learn More
Hip replacement solutions from DePuy Synthes Joint Reconstruction

Learn more about hip replacement solutions available from DePuy Synthes Joint Reconstruction, and how they can be right for you.

Learn More
Total Hip Replacement - A Patient's Guide

Arthritis is the leading cause of disability in the United States, and the most frequent cause of discomfort and chronic hip pain. Learn more about total hip replacement, and the ways...

Learn More
Five Myths and Realities About Knee Replacement

Today, advances in surgical techniques and technologies have revolutionized knee replacement surgery, allowing more patients to consider treatment sooner. While concerns and worries are...

Learn More
Knee Replacement and Rehabilitation

Do you have questions about knee replacement and rehabilitation? This patient pamphlet answers common questions and concerns, so you can make the right choice.

Learn More
LCS® Complete™ Rotating Platform Knee Patient Pamphlet

Unlike traditional knee implants (known as fixed bearing knees), the rotating platform knee has a special insert that helps your knee move more like it did before your knee replacement....

Learn More
Sigma Rotating Platform Knee - Patient Pamphlet

Unlike traditional knee implants (known as fixed-bearing knees), the Rotating Platform Knee has a special insert that helps your knee move more like it did before your knee replacement...

Learn More
Total Knee Replacement

When debilitating pain, accompanied by stiffness, swelling and limited motion in your knee keep you from your daily activities, it may be time to consider total knee replacement. Learn...

Learn More
TruMatch Personalized Knee Replacement Solutions

TruMatch Solutions is the result of extensive research and development efforts at DePuy Synthes Joint Reconstruction. TruMatch Solutions uses advancements in technology to provide...

Learn More
Living With a New Shoulder

Every year more than 70,000 Americans decide to have a shoulder replacement procedure, with many experiencing pain relief and improved function.
When conservative methods of...

Learn More
Options for Treating Shoulder Pain

Your shoulder joint has the largest range of motion out of all the joints in your body. Learn more about your options for treating the debilitating condition of chronic shoulder pain in...

Learn More
Reverse Shoulder Replacement - Patient Pamphlet

When shoulder pain starts interfering with daily activities, it may be time to consider shoulder replacement. Today there are alternatives created to provide pain relief and freedom of...

Learn More
Total Shoulder Replacement

When shoulder pain starts interfering with daily activities, it may be time to consider shoulder surgery. Today there are alternatives created to provide pain relief and freedom of...

Learn More