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Medical Topics Explained

Finding the Right Inpatient Rehab Facility

When your family member or friend becomes sick, your priority is to ensure they are under the best possible care. The hospital you choose, the physicians and nursing staff who work with your loved one, and the medical staff you … Read More >

New total knee replacement surgery

New Total Knee Replacement Only in Michigan at Crittenton

After seeing results from total knee replacement patients who were unsatisfied with their procedure as well as those who still experienced discomfort, pain, stiffness, or difficulties performing everyday movements, Dr. DeClaire set a goal to find an alternative method. Dr. … Read More >

Dr. Donahue Completes 100th Sacroiliac Joint iFuse

Crittenton Physician Completes 100th Sacroiliac Joint iFuse

Up to 85% of people will experience back pain during their life. Not just that, but lower back pain (LBP) can account for 15 million doctor visits a year. Lower back pain is often attributed to spine, hip or knee … Read More >

Crittenton Breast Feeding TIps

Breastfeeding Tips for New Moms

Returning home with your new baby is an exciting part of becoming a new mom. But it is common that you may experience a few bumps along the way. If breastfeeding does not come to you as naturally as you … Read More >

Understanding Safe Medication Practices

Crittenton Hospital uses milliliters for volume doses, but many prescribers still use teaspoons or tablespoons when writing prescriptions at discharge.  This can lead to confusion and at worst, medication errors.  The Institute for Safe Medication Practices Medication Safety Committee strongly … Read More >