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Dr. Raj K. Sinha

Orthopedist

Dr. Raj K. Sinha is a top Orthopedist in Rancho Mirage, . With a passion for the field and an unwavering commitment to their specialty, Dr. Raj K. Sinha is an expert in changing the lives of their patients for the better. Through their designated cause and expertise in the field, Dr. Raj K. Sinha is a prime example of a true leader in healthcare. As a leader and expert in their field, Dr. Raj K. Sinha is passionate about enhancing patient quality of life. They embody the values of communication, safety, and trust when dealing directly with patients. In Rancho Mirage, California, Dr. Raj K. Sinha is a true asset to their field and dedicated to the profession of medicine.
Dr. Raj K. Sinha
  • Rancho Mirage, California
  • MD at Thomas Jefferson University
  • Accepting new patients

Why do I have pain in my groin area during certain movements?

Yes. Could be an injury or early arthritis. Get X-rays, too.

How long does a knee dislocation take to heal?

It sounds like he had a dislocated kneecap ( a true dislocated knee requires urgent surgery). It takes about 6 weeks for the injured ligaments to heal and then about 6 weeks of READ MORE
It sounds like he had a dislocated kneecap ( a true dislocated knee requires urgent surgery). It takes about 6 weeks for the injured ligaments to heal and then about 6 weeks of physical therapy afterward. Even so, some people require surgery to keep the kneecap from re-disclocating.

Does a ball socket have to be replaced?

A hip replacement consists of a prosthetic socket placed in the pelvis bone and a metal stem placed in the thigh bone. Once solidly fixed, they only come loose about 3% of the READ MORE
A hip replacement consists of a prosthetic socket placed in the pelvis bone and a metal stem placed in the thigh bone. Once solidly fixed, they only come loose about 3% of the time. So the need to revise the parts is generally low.

I am having a slight pain in my wrist. What could it be?

It depends which side of the wrist, but the fact that it only occurs intermittently suggests a tendinitis or tenosynovitis. Bracing often helps. You can get a wrist brace over READ MORE
It depends which side of the wrist, but the fact that it only occurs intermittently suggests a tendinitis or tenosynovitis. Bracing often helps. You can get a wrist brace over the counter, but if it becomes more frequent, don't delay in seeing a hand specialist to be examined and X-rayed.

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Does a fracture take longer to heal when you have diabetes?

Yes, up to an additional 4 weeks depending upon the bone.

Should I take calcium supplements at the age of 35 to prevent osteoporosis?

Yes, it is not too late. 1500 units per day maximum.