In the press

Dr. Stone gives the nation running tips on how to avoid pain while protecting your joints.
Dr Stone talking about Steph Curry's injury and the Warrior's season.
In light of Wes Matthews and other NBA athletes suffering Achilles ruptures, Dr. Stone speaks to Mavs Moneyball, a Dallas Mavericks community.
"A few select orthopedic surgeons and researchers around the country are pioneering alternate cartilage replacement strategies." Dr. Stone featured in the Healthcare issue of Vox Magazine.
Dr. Stone talks passionately about biologic knee replacements and more on ESPN radio: How to avoid bone on bone cartilage damage, how to repair it if you already have it and how to prevent Injuries. His interview begins at 30:39.
A story about Stone Clinic Bioknee patient, Elizabeth Thorstenson. Years without a meniscus had led to arthritis, meaning that at 39-years old she could barely walk without pain, let alone run or play with her kids."Both Stone and Thorstenson expect her to be back at full activity after the six-month recovery, a huge victory after being told she wouldn’t get better so many times."
A major triumph for a company founded by Kevin R. Stone, M.D. The Z-Lig™ is the first engineered biologic device for treatment of revision and multiligament anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) knee reconstruction to be granted a CE Mark or to be approved anywhere worldwide.
The Stone Clinic's BioKnee procedure features in an article about unique procedures performed in ambulatory surgery centers.
Dr. Stone contributes to an article about how sensors and apps will soon allow accurate, real time monitoring of patient outcomes.
We're delighted to announce that Dr. Kevin Stone has once again been included in the annual list of best ambulatory surgery center physicians. Dr. Stone has been recognized not just for his clinical expertise but also for his vision and leadership in providing transformative outpatient solutions for same day surgical care.
Kevin Stone M.D. responded to a request from OTW to comment on the recent sham knee surgery study out of Finland. Here is what he had to say.
What can you do if you’ve been diagnosed with arthritis but told to wait for a knee replacement? Is it possible to avoid a knee replacement altogether? The answer is: you can do plenty. Advancements in modern medicine mean that it is possible to rebuild a knee joint with biologic tissues rather than artificial materials to help relieve pain immediately and delay or even avoid the time in which an artificial joint replacement is necessary. Dr. Kevin Stone lists some dos and don'ts for how to avoid an artificial knee replacement.
The San Francisco Surgery Center (SFSC) acquired the world's first MAKOplasty robots for partial joint replacements in an outpatient surgery center. Jeff Wong, SFSC's Administrator, and orthopedic surgeon, Kevin R. Stone MD, discuss the benefits and challenges of incorporating this technology into a surgery center and where they believe robotics is headed.
Dec 2010 - Becker's Hospital Review. Knee surgeons were selected based on awards they received from major organizations in the field, leadership in those organizations, work on professional publications and positions of service at hospitals and surgery centers.
ABC Bay Area News reports on meniscus transplants performed at The Stone Clinic
News program examines the results of Dr. Stone's paste grafting technique by highlighting the rapid recovery times of Stone Clinic paste grafting patients
CBS News - BioKnee feature. Articular Cartilage Regeneration at the Stone Clinic: "Beautiful Science"
When a physical therapist adopts the motto "Fitter, Faster and Stronger," they have a lot to live up to—especially when applying said motto to a world champion freestyle skier, a professional dancer, a collegiate athlete, as well as the grandmother who wants to return to gardening and playing with her grandchildren.
Meniscus tears are among the most common injuries encountered by athletes. With advancements in medicine, this injury is no longer a declaration that your playing days are over.
Becker's ASC Review includes Kevin R. Stone, M.D as one of the 25 knee surgeons to know in USA
Stone Clinic patient Jodi Lom tells her successful story of biologic joint replacement procedure.
Laura Keller MPT explains the challenges of rehabilitation for extreme athletes. “In more conventional sports like basketball, a player may suffer just an isolated anterior cruciate ligament injury or meniscal injury,” Keller explains, “but an extreme athlete is more likely to suffer the ‘terrible triad’ of the ACL, MCL, and medial meniscus. Some extreme athletes even experience a full knee dislocation, where all the ligaments of the entire knee are torn.”
The New York Times showcases the most advanced treatment for knees, featuring Dr. Stone’s articular cartilage paste grafting and meniscus allograft transplantation. Stone Clinic patients discuss their ability to return to sports quickly after successful treatment.
This medical industry journal showcases Dr. Stone’s research and findings on specific rehabilitation techniques to produce superior results for patients.
Respected consumer medical news outlet says of articular cartilage paste grafting that the “Technique Offers Long-Lasting Pain Relief, Delays Knee Replacement Surgery.”
This medical-industry newsletter evaluates Dr. Stone’s research on meniscus sizing and states, “Considering such variables could offer tissue banks and surgeons a faster, cost-effective method for determining meniscal sizing compared to imaging techniques."
ESPN highlights the relevance of Dr. Stone's articular cartilage treatment to knee injuries, especially for pro athletes.