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The 2014 Arthritis Foundation Jingle Bell Run was a huge success!
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The 2014 Arthritis Foundation Jingle Bell Run was a huge success!

Thank you to ALL who came out for the 2014 Arthritis Foundation Jingle Bell Run on Saturday, December 13th. With 50 degree weather and tons of great walkers and runners, we couldn’t have asked for a better day. The event helped to raise over $25,000 for the Arthritis Foundation’s valuable research and programs. DMOS is...

December 17, 2014September 15, 2017by
Join us for the Jingle Bell Run, benefiting the Arthritis Foundation
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Join us for the Jingle Bell Run, benefiting the Arthritis Foundation

DMOS surgeons treat thousands of individuals each year who are affected by arthritis. The affects on the body can be debilitating, not to mention to mental anguish this terrible disease can cause. We are committed to helping find a cure for arthritis, through research and development. That’s why DMOS has teamed up again with the...

November 10, 2014September 15, 2017by
DMOS featured on Iowa Healthiest State
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DMOS featured on Iowa Healthiest State

Des Moines Orthopaedic Surgeons has made a commitment to getting patients back to their healthy lifestyles as quickly as possible, with the best orthopaedic care possible. It was this promise to patients that got the physicians and administration team at DMOS thinking: If we make this promise to our patients, shouldn’t we make a wellness...

October 3, 2014September 15, 2017by
Why is the ACL so important? Dr. Jason Sullivan explains.
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Why is the ACL so important? Dr. Jason Sullivan explains.

The ACL (anterior cruciate ligament) is located on the inside of the knee joint originating from the femur and attaching on the tibia. It helps to provide stability and rotational control of your knee. It also secondarily protects your meniscus and articular cartilage inside your knee from seeing increased stresses that could cause damage. To...

October 1, 2014September 15, 2017by
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DMOS named by Des Moines Regiester as one of Iowa’s 2014 Top 100 Workplaces

Des Moines Orthopaedic Surgeons is honored to be named one of Iowa’s 2014 Top 100 Workplaces by the Des Moines Register. Surgeon and Board President, Dr. Nick Honkamp, discusses DMOS’ mission to provide the best orthopaedic care to our patients. Dr. Patricia Kallemeier and Jean Ann Lamotta also share their thoughts on working at DMOS....

September 22, 2014September 15, 2017by
What can I do for shoulder arthritis? Dr. Schulte tackles the topic
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What can I do for shoulder arthritis? Dr. Schulte tackles the topic

Arthritis is the wearing away of the smooth cartilage surface covering the end of bones. In the shoulder, the ball and socket joint becomes rough and irregularly shaped, resulting in pain and limited motion. This may be caused by trauma, inflammation or with no known cause. Arthritis most commonly occurs after the age of 50,...