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Courtney Corby has learned a lot about her knee in the last year.

After tearing her ACL in a basketball game as a junior and rehabbing her way back to health for her senior athletic season, Corby wrote a research paper on the subject, finding out that as a girl she’s more susceptible to a severe knee injury than her male counterparts.

Saving young knees

Females more at risk for knee injuries, but methods can help

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Nov. 3, 2011

While running his third marathon, Dr. Steve Heithoff qualified for a fourth.

The 56-year-old Port Huron resident met the qualifying time for the Boston Marathon while running in the Chicago Marathon on Oct. 9.

Heithoff's time of 3 hours, 44 minutes and 45 seconds was 15 seconds faster than the qualifying time for his age group.

"It was a real struggle at the end," Heithoff said with a laugh. "I knew what I needed to do. If...


Just a few years ago, if you would have asked Dr. Steven J. Heithoff, hand specialist for Orthopedic Associates of Port Huron, if he would consider running a triathlon or even a 5k (3.1 miles), his response would have been, “Absolutely not.”

A lot has changed since then. Dr. Steve, as the practice staff refers to him, recently competed in the Chicago Marathon (26.2 miles), qualifying for the Boston Marathon with a time of 3:44:45 within...


Event: Lumbar Spinal Stenosis Seminar
Date: Wednesday, March 14th
Time: 5:30 p.m.
Location: Port Huron Hospital, 1221 Pine Grove, Port Huron

To register for this FREE seminar, please call HealthAccess at 1-800-228-1484


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Living with Knee Pain from Osteoarthritis? Attend this FREE seminar.

Re-Discover Mobility with MAKOplasty. Join Dr. Scott Heithoff for a seminar on Tuesday, January 24th. To make your reservation to attend this free seminar, call 1-888-637-2963

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