Vonda Wright, MD

Orthopedic Surgeon and Author of “Fitness After 40”
Blog Posts

Joining Dr. Oz is a panel of experts from across the country, representing different medical disciplines, genders, and opinions. Together, they're creating a center for health and wellness information where no topic is off limits.

Something is killing women in America at an alarming rate. It’s not bird flu, E.coli, swine flu or many of the other flashes you see everyday in the news. In fact, the number-one killer of women...

Added to Heart Health, Smart Patient, Illness Prevention, Wellness on Mon 09/26/2011

During the winter Olympic last month, I was glued to the TV as I marveled at the amazing feats of speed, endurance and mental fortitude I was witnessing. Wow!  The human body is a spectacular...

Added to Orthopedics, Sports Medicine on Mon 03/08/2010

A huge hip, hip hooray to Dr. Oz and all his staff for 100 amazing shows! Everyday my patients, and my mother, share the amazing new information they learned with me. Everybody loves this show....

Added to Weight Loss, Fitness, Wellness, Oz 100 on Mon 02/15/2010

Well, athletes (we are all athletes if we are exercising towards a goal) this is the 3rd and final “aching knees” blog. Over the last 2 weeks we have covered what you can do for...

Added to Orthopedics, Sports Medicine on Mon 02/01/2010

Last week we began our discussion of joint pain and cartilage care with things you can do at home. When you have been treating your knee or hip pain yourself and getting no relief it is time to...

Added to Physical Therapy, Sports Medicine on Mon 01/25/2010

Last week Dr. Oz and I discussed joint pain. The aching, tightness, popping, and swelling that can make everyday activities a chore. Your knees are often your most aching joint. This is because...

Added to Fitness, Exercise on Mon 01/18/2010

Healthy, vital, active, joyful. These are not typically words associated with aging and yet an entire generation of healthy, vital, active and joyful people are changing the very paradigm of...

Added to Fitness, Anti-Aging on Tue 01/12/2010