When you are maintaining an active lifestyle, it’s essential to be proactive about taking care of your body. Not only is it necessary to manage aches and pains that occur, but you can also be diligent about preventing injuries. A sports medicine doctor can be a great resource if you are an active athlete looking… Continue reading Why Sports Medicine Is Important for Athletes
When you experience a musculoskeletal injury, immediate treatment is essential to ensure proper healing and recovery. It doesn’t matter if this injury happened on the playing field or was an unexpected accident somewhere else: limited mobility and pain can take a toll on all areas of your life. If you are an athlete, you want… Continue reading Can A Sports Medicine Doctor Perform Surgery?
When you are dealing with chronic pain or an ongoing injury, then an orthopedic specialist can be a great resource to assist with your recovery. Not only do orthopedic doctors assist with injury treatment, but they also provide sports medicine consultation to help optimize and improve your performance in the game. At Orthopedic Associates, we… Continue reading Orthopedic Surgeon Spotlight: Dr. Neal
When an orthopedic injury happens, it is often necessary to schedule surgery to repair the physical injury. A good surgeon helps to correct the problem and optimize your recovery, ensuring the best possible results in the future. How do you know when you need to talk to an orthopedic surgeon? If you are experiencing any… Continue reading What Qualifies As Orthopedic Surgery?
Neck pain is not only uncomfortable, but it could be a sign of an underlying condition that needs to be addressed: herniated disc disease, arthritis, spinal stenosis, and more. If you are experiencing acute or chronic neck pain, then it might be time to visit a specialist for a diagnosis and treatment plan. The truth… Continue reading Can Orthopedic Surgeons Relieve Neck Pain?
Orthopedic doctors specialize in injuries and conditions affecting the musculoskeletal system, including the tendons, bones, ligaments, joints, and nerves. While general practitioners can help with minor injuries, seeing an orthopedic specialist for serious or chronic conditions is best. Orthopedics for Acute Injuries and Chronic Conditions Special medical attention is necessary to support proper healing and… Continue reading What Can an Orthopedic Doctor Diagnose?
Do you love the time spent on the field but are worried about how sports injuries could take you out of the game? It doesn’t matter if you are a professional athlete or a weekend warrior – sports injuries can take a toll on your overall health and wellness. The good news is that a… Continue reading Preventing Sports Injuries with Sports Medicine
Football players are stepping back on the field for pre-season training, which means it’s an excellent opportunity to consider training safety and injury treatment. Even seemingly minor injuries can turn into more significant issues when left untreated, often resulting in time out of the game. Whether you want to prevent football injuries or you currently… Continue reading Football Training and Injuries
The back is one of the most common body parts where people experience chronic pain. Do you feel stiff when you get out of bed in the morning? Or, maybe you need to get off your feet during the day because your back is aching. Back pain can be complicated to treat, mainly because various… Continue reading Do Sports Medicine Doctors Treat Back Pain?
General Urgent Care vs. Orthopedic Urgent Care Urgent care centers are great resources for a wide range of health conditions. If a family member has an illness or injury, it often makes sense to head to the urgent care. Traditional urgent cares offer treatments for minor scrapes or cuts, flu or cold symptoms, or other… Continue reading Our Orthopedic and Sports Medicine Urgent Care Services