By: Joshua Danker-Dake | Category: Health & Fitness | Issue: October 2013
Dolores Qualls, of Pryor, Oklahoma, has had total hip replacement surgeries for both hips with Dr. Ronald S. LaButti. “I was having great pain in the upper area of my left leg and hip,” Dolores says.
By: Joshua Danker-Dake | Category: Health & Fitness | Issue: April 2013
Leroy Moore, of Tulsa, had both knees replaced with Dr. Ronald LaButti. “I had cartilage removed from my left knee in 1969 and had the same operation on the right knee in 1983,” Leroy says.
By: Lorrie Ward | Category: Health & Fitness | Issue: October 2012
Many people think joint replacements are only necessary in one’s later years, when joints begin to show signs of a lifetime of wear and tear. But joints can be irreparably damaged at any age.
By: Duane Blankenship | Category: Health & Fitness | Issue: November 2011
“I wish I had known then what I know now,” says Charles Green, patient and recipient of two highly successful knee replacement surgeries performed by Dr. Ronald LaButti.
By: Lorrie Ward Jackson | Category: Health & Fitness | Issue: September 2011
When Judy Bates of Chelsea, Okla. had Dr. LaButti perform a replacement on her right knee in March, she had two main goals – to walk without a limp and to walk up and down stairs normally.
By: Sheryl Sowell | Category: Health & Fitness | Issue: February 2010
Billie Stone is living her life to the fullest as a retiree in Coweta, Oklahoma. But things were not always so great for Billie. For several long months, she felt a constant, unbearable pain in her hip.
By: Sheryl Sowell | Category: Health & Fitness | Issue: November 2009
When he was a child growing up in Cleveland, Ohio, Dr. Royal T. Langford, a chiropractor of 32 years, had a tree-climbing experience that would affect his life for many years to come.
By: Sara Dale | Category: Health & Fitness | Issue: June 2009
You’re probably vaguely familiar with something called total joint replacement surgery. You’ve scanned stories here and there in newspapers and magazines regarding this revolutionary procedure.
By: Sheryl Sowell | Category: Health & Fitness | Issue: August 2008
Summer is winding down, vacations are ending, and school is starting soon – it’s a prime time for people to reestablish their daily routines, including getting back on track with a fitness program.
By: Sheryl Sowell | Category: Health & Fitness | Issue: July 2008
Is the pain in your knee too intense to bear? If you’re considering total knee replacement surgery, it is essential to choose an orthopedic surgeon who is specially trained in joint replacement.
By: Sara Dale | Category: Health & Fitness | Issue: September 2007
Barbara Tenney kept telling herself she had probably “just pulled something.” Despite the nagging pain that had persisted in her right hip for years, she did all she could to ignore it.
By: Sara Dale | Category: Other | Issue: April 2007
The growing list of national awards Ronald S. LaButti, D.O., receives is indeed impressive. Even more extraordinary is Dr. LaButti’s ongoing commitment to improving his patients’ quality of life.
By: Sara Dale | Category: Health & Fitness | Issue: January 2007
It’s exciting to know you are scheduled for total joint replacement surgery. You know it will relieve the constant pain you have dealt with for more years than you care to recount.
By: Sara Dale | Category: Consumer News | Issue: October 2006
A painful knee can severely affect one’s ability to lead a full active life. But, in today’s age of orthopedics, those suffering with chronic knee pain have plenty of reasons to smile.