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Dr. Ronald S. LaButti

Orthopedist

Dr. Ronald S. LaButti is a top Orthopedist in Tulsa, . With a passion for the field and an unwavering commitment to their specialty, Dr. Ronald S. LaButti is an expert in changing the lives of their patients for the better. Through their designated cause and expertise in the field, Dr. Ronald S. LaButti is a prime example of a true leader in healthcare. As a leader and expert in their field, Dr. Ronald S. LaButti is passionate about enhancing patient quality of life. They embody the values of communication, safety, and trust when dealing directly with patients. In Tulsa, Oklahoma, Dr. Ronald S. LaButti is a true asset to their field and dedicated to the profession of medicine.
Dr. Ronald S. LaButti
  • Tulsa, Oklahoma
  • University of New England College of Osteopathic Medicine
  • Accepting new patients

My mother is diagnosed with osteonecrosis. Is there a treatment for this condition?

It depends on where it is. If it is in the hip then a total hip replacement might be needed.

Thanks,
Ron LaButti

partial vs full joint replacment

The knee has three compartments. A partial replacement only resurfaces one compartment. A total replacement resurfaces all three compartments. With a partial replacement the other READ MORE
The knee has three compartments. A partial replacement only resurfaces one compartment. A total replacement resurfaces all three compartments. With a partial replacement the other compartments can become affected by arthritis over time. This then requires a conversion of the partial to a total knee replacement.

My knee grinds when I climb stairs. What can be done?

It sounds like some arthritis under your knee cap. Initial treatment for arthritis is usually conservative treatment like NSAIDS, physical therapy, injections. When the arthritis READ MORE
It sounds like some arthritis under your knee cap. Initial treatment for arthritis is usually conservative treatment like NSAIDS, physical therapy, injections. When the arthritis is "bone on bone" and pain is severe, constant and disabling then knee replacement is considered.