Treat the patient the way you would want to be to be treated. Educate then rehabilitate. Exhaust medical and physical means of treatment before considering any invasive procedure. Answer all the patients questions, even the ones they don't ask. Use the best resources available in the community to address the patients needs including the help of Orthopedic colleagues, Physical Therapists, and associated professionals.
Dr. Joseph Mayo III, MD is an orthopedic surgery doctor who practices in Yorba Linda, CA. He is 63 years old and has been practicing for 34 years. Dr. Mayo III is affiliated with Placentia - Linda Hospital, Hoag Orthopedic Institute and St.Jude Medical Center.