So You Had Knee Arthroscopy But Your Knee Still Hurts

So You Have Had Knee Arthroscopy But Your Knee Still Hurts Steve A. Mora, MD Orthopaedic Surgeon Orange County Ca So you have had knee arthroscopy but your knee still hurts.  This is something I frequently see in my office especially for second opinions.  The usual scenario is one where...

Will My Meniscus Tear Heal Without Surgery Doc?

 Will My Meniscus Tear Heal Without Surgery Doc?  by Steve A. Mora, MD Board Certified Orthopedic Surgeon Specializing in Shoulder, Knee Elbow Surgery, Orange, Ca   Meniscus and articular cartilage injuries are the most common injuries we see in orthopedics.  Here are some of the most common questions I get...

What Is A Cartilage Injury And How Is It Treated?

WHAT IS AN ARTICULAR CARTILAGE INJURY AND HOW IS IT TREATED? By Steve A. Mora, MD Orange County Orthopedic Surgeon Specializing in Sportsmedicine   Articular cartilage tears, aka chondral defects are injuries to the joint surface or lining.  These lesions occur in similar fashion as a meniscus tear.  The younger...

Meet Dr. Mora

Dr. Mora has unique perspective on orthopedic surgery, having suffered from serious orthopedic injury himself that required multiple surgeries and a lengthy recovery time. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NVlRGoxsuco

Meniscus and Articular Cartilage Injuries How are they Treated?

  Meniscus and Articular Cartilage Injuries How are they Treated? Meniscus and Articular Cartilage Injury Treatment Options Steve A. Mora, MD Board Certified Orthopedic Surgeon Specializing in Knee Injuries, Orange County, Ca You have injured your knee. Now what do you do? Knee injuries are a very common problem especially...

Anterior Cruciate Ligament Injury Treatment

How is an ACL Tear Treated and Can ACL Tears be Prevented? by Steve A. Mora, MD Orange County Orthopedic Surgeon Specializing in Sports Medicine You have sustained a major knee ligament injury.  Your doctor said you ruptured your Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL).  The ACL serves to stabilizing your knee...

Introduction to my Orthopaedic Surgery Practice

I am a Board Certified Orthopaedic Surgeon. I practice in The City of Orange California. My private Orthopedic Surgery office is near St. Joseph Hospital in Orange. I received my Orthopaedic Surgery training at USC. I also completed an extra year of Fellowship training in Sports Medicine, Knee and Shoulder...