February 28th, 2023
Preparing for orthopedic surgery can make a person nervous and hopeful at the same time. You are optimistic about the potential results and improvements that can come from surgical interventions. At the same time, there are often questions about the recovery process. If you have an injury or chronic health issues affecting your function and… Continue reading How Long Does It Take to Recover from Orthopedic Surgery?
February 21st, 2023
It doesn’t matter if you are a professional athlete or an amateur weekend warrior on the sports field: it’s likely that you will benefit from services available by a sports medicine physician. All levels of fitness activity and sports participation require high function, mobility, and flexibility. A sports medicine expert helps to manage common conditions… Continue reading What Conditions Do Sports Medicine Physicians Treat?
January 26th, 2023
The nerves and cells running through the spinal cord are critical for sending messages between the brain and the rest of the body. If an injury happens that affects these nerves, then it can have a domino effect resulting in pain and functionality concerns. Spinal nerve damage can be minor and can cause small inconveniences… Continue reading Common Questions About Spinal Nerve Damage
January 19th, 2023
Most people have heard the term “orthopedics,” but they are unsure if or when they need to see this type of doctor. And if orthopedic services are necessary, then where should you go to find a specialist? This medical specialty is a valuable resource for patients experiencing joint or bone pain, which happens to most… Continue reading What Is an Orthopedic Doctor?
December 27th, 2022
When you are experiencing back pain, it’s best to visit a spine specialist instead of a general physician. Spine surgeons are medical experts who specialize in diagnosing and treating various conditions that affect the spine. At Orthopedic Associates, we have a full team of back experts to help with your unique concerns. For more information… Continue reading What Do Spine Surgeons Do?
November 30th, 2022
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
November 15th, 2022
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?
November 10th, 2022
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
October 10th, 2022
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?
September 30th, 2022
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?