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Dr. Robert Canham in the office with a human anatomy poster on the wall

What you need to know about joint pain

Q&A with an expert: Robert Canham, M.D., orthopedic surgeon, Sanford Health
Robert Canham, MD 4 min read
Closeup of a Sanford Health doctor's hand pointing to an X-ray of a scoliosis patient's curved backbones.

Surgery helps repair middle schooler’s severe scoliosis

Bismarck teen sees Sanford Health specialist to correct 86-degree spinal curve
Jason Anschutz 6 min read
A Sanford patient with his wife and two kids, all smiling during dinner inside a plastic igloo.

Active dad of two finds pain relief in cellular therapy

Patient didn’t want to be the guy in his 40s with a hip replacement
Mick Garry 11 min read
rib fracture fixation device

Rib repair device business started, prototype in the works

Dr. Steven Briggs’ less-invasive surgical technique uses inside of rib to fix breaks
Carson Walker 10 min read
View through the end of a clear tube with a hospital bed inside it. The door is open like a bank vault.

Hyperbaric oxygen therapy: A unique service in Bemidji

Sanford Health offers treatment close to home for help healing wounds
Jason Anschutz 4 min read
Two men in suits talk while seated on modern yellow wing chairs in the corner of a hotel room.

A top FDA official talks cellular therapy with Sanford

If you're a prospective patient, go through a trusted source, says Dr. Peter Marks
Simon Floss 7 min read
A muscular man sits on an exam table while talking to a Sanford Health nurse.

Cell therapy helps Sanford patient get back to racecourse

When old injuries slowed down an endurance athlete, a clinical trial offered treatment
Simon Floss 8 min read
A mature man seated in a gym focuses on lifting giant weights on a weight machine.

Old injuries prompt retired NFL quarterback to seek relief

Neil Graff signs onto Sanford clinical trial in regenerative medicine
Mick Garry 9 min read
A man bundled in work boots shovels snow after a blizzard.

Preparation key to preventing injury while shoveling snow

Warm up and watch your posture to reduce the risks from a winter chore
SHN Staff 3 min read
Unrecognizable man holding his knee in pain. He is sitting on a training table in a bright spa-like room.

Sanford Health opens study of cell injections for arthritis

Clinical trial will examine orthobiologics for safety and symptom improvement
Mick Garry 7 min read