Why is it important to spend time alone with God? | Ask the Expert: Pastor Slayden with Friendship Baptist Church

Why is it important to spend time alone with God? | Ask the Expert: Pastor Slayden with Friendship Baptist Church

Oct 5, 2017

  Question: “Why is it important to spend time alone with God?”Answer: All relationships take time. A relationship with God, while unlike other relationships in many ways, still follows the rules of other relationships. The Bible is filled with comparisons to help us conceptualize our relationship with God. For example, Christ is depicted as the...

What is Hand Joint Replacement? | Ask the Expert: Dave Stoll, PA-C, Orthopedic Care in the office of Jon Orjala, D.O.

What is Hand Joint Replacement? | Ask the Expert: Dave Stoll, PA-C, Orthopedic Care in the office of Jon Orjala, D.O.

Oct 3, 2017

  Q: What is Hand Joint Replacement? A: Hand joints, like any other joint of the human body, can become arthritic and painful over time. While not everyone will be subject to this, it is not unusual to develop a severe case of arthritis in one or more joints of the hands. With there being a high level of usage on the small joints of the hand, many people...

Total Knee Replacement | Ask the Expert: Dave Stoll, PA-C, Orthopedic Care in the office of Jon Orjala, D.O.

Total Knee Replacement | Ask the Expert: Dave Stoll, PA-C, Orthopedic Care in the office of Jon Orjala, D.O.

Sep 20, 2017

    Q: I’ve been considering a total knee replacement for years. What’s the latest in technology and technique improvements? A: Over the years, total knee replacement surgery has undergone many changes from the materials used in the prosthesis (the device that replaces the knee), to the instruments used, to the technology behind the whole process. First...

Is it wrong to be angry with God? | Ask the Expert: Pastor Slayden with Friendship Baptist Church

Is it wrong to be angry with God? | Ask the Expert: Pastor Slayden with Friendship Baptist Church

Sep 15, 2017

  Question: “Is it wrong to be angry with God?”   Being angry at God is something that many people, both believers and unbelievers, have wrestled with throughout time. When something tragic happens in our lives, we ask God the question, “Why?” because it is our natural response. What we are really asking Him, though, is not so much “Why, God?” as...

What is Compartment Syndrome? | Ask the Expert: Dave Stoll, PA-C, Orthopedic Care in the office of Jon Orjala, D.O.

What is Compartment Syndrome? | Ask the Expert: Dave Stoll, PA-C, Orthopedic Care in the office of Jon Orjala, D.O.

Sep 7, 2017

    Q: I recently injured my lower leg badly. In doing some research, I came across the term “compartment syndrome”. What is that? Compartment syndrome takes place when some form of trauma has occurred in one of the lower extremities. A lot of trauma can happen without compartment syndrome developing, but the thought does cross the mind of many ER...

Why are we more likely to break bones as we get older? | Ask the Expert: Dave Stoll, PA-C, Orthopedic Care in the office of Jon Orjala, D.O.

Why are we more likely to break bones as we get older?  | Ask the Expert: Dave Stoll, PA-C, Orthopedic Care in the office of Jon Orjala, D.O.

Aug 18, 2017

  Q: Why are we more likely to break bones as we get older?  A: Multiple factors contribute to this health concern. The main reason is that our bones become less dense and more brittle with age. While not everyone develops osteoporosis, everyone loses bone density during the aging process. Our bodies are in a constant maintenance process of breaking down...