Hip Dysplasia Patient Back in Action
Joel Williams Interview at Rush Ortho
Interview on ABC7 Morning Show
Sports Medicine Weekly: Dr. Joel Williams discusses sports injuries that affect athletes
Sports Medicine Weekly: Dr. Joel Williams discusses hip dysplasia in female athletes.
Hip Preservation & Periacetabular Osteotomy
Clinical Update & Case Presentation
The hip is an incredibly complicated area of the body. When functioning correctly, the hip joint silently facilitates standing, walking, running, and sports. When the hip is not functioning correctly, it can be a debilitating source of pain that prevents individuals from living an active, pain free lifestyle.
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Orthopedic surgeon explains treatments for Olympians, and us
“No matter how many rules and regulations, how much safety equipment and caution you have in the situation, you have powerful, athletic individuals trying their hardest to move a ball or jump their highest,” says Joel Williams, MD, an assistant professor of orthopedics and a specialist in orthopedic trauma and hip preservation at Rush. “It’s a lot of mass and a lot of velocity, and these sorts of injuries are a risk of being active in these sort of sports.”