When you are looking for an orthopedic surgeon, it’s common to have a lot of questions about the doctor’s expertise and the services they offer. Many patients are unsure about whether they actually need orthopedic care. And if they require these services, then they don’t know where to look to find the right surgeon. Learning… Continue reading Orthopedic Surgeons: Ten Things You Need to Know
Living with neck or back pain is uncomfortable, and these symptoms can take a toll on every aspect of your life. Do you find it difficult to get through the workday or keep up with responsibilities at home because you are constantly in pain? Then you might be considering orthopedic surgery. As many as 23%… Continue reading Can Orthopedic Surgery Fix My Neck and Back?
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?
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?
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?
How much is tendonitis affecting your performance in the game? Even if you are only experiencing mild pain or discomfort, these symptoms can affect your function and focus in the moments that matter most. Instead of pushing through the pain, consider the benefits of talking with a sports medicine doctor. Our team at Orthopedic Associates… Continue reading How Sports Medicine Doctors Treat Tendonitis
Bone fractures are quite common and can affect people of all ages. Whether it’s a stress fracture, trauma injury, or bone disease, the weakness in the bone structure needs to be treated right away. When an injury occurs, the first thought is that you should head to a local urgent care or emergency room. While… Continue reading Why It’s Better to Visit an Orthopedic Doctor for Suspected Broken Bones
It’s exhilarating to feel the excitement when the Friday Night Lights turn on, and the team rushes onto the field. Football is an All-American sport that families love to enjoy. Whether you are coaching your children on a little league team or playing on an intramural or professional team, orthopedic care is critical to preventing… Continue reading Most Common Football Injuries in Orthopedics & Sports Medicine
At Orthopedic Associates, we are working hard to provide high-quality care for patients of all ages. Our doctors are highly specialized in conditions relating to the musculoskeletal system. As a result, we offer a full range of specialties in our office, with a team that works together to provide optimal services for each patient. Today… Continue reading Orthopedic Surgeon Spotlight: Ian G. Wilkofsky, M.D.