Monthly Archives: November 2018

Shoulder Pain | Nov 7, 2018

Approaching Shoulder Surgery

Chances are if you have an impending shoulder surgery, the day of your procedure is at the forefront of your mind. Our Atlanta orthopedic doctors have most likely given you several pre-operative instructions for you to follow. It is imperative that these instructions are followed to the letter. It is equally important for you to […]

Health and Wellness | Nov 9, 2018

Maintain Healthy Bones With Orthopedic Support

Maintaining proper bone health is important to everyone. Our bones not only provide protection to our vital organs, create a framework that supports our bodies, they also store calcium and marrow which is where our blood cells are made. Most people don’t think about their bone health until they are at risk of losing their […]

Whiplash | Nov 12, 2018

Atlanta Whiplash Treatment

Even being involved in just a minor fender bender can cause injury and trauma to your neck. Although most people recover from car accident injuries, some will remain symptomatic for years later.

Whiplash | Nov 14, 2018

Atlanta Orthopedic Treatment For Whiplash Injury

Whiplash, or neck strain, is the result of the neck being jerked suddenly from a quick stop or sudden turn. This sudden force on the neck can cause tears and injuries to the muscles and tendons within the neck. Some symptoms you may experience with this injury are a pain with head and neck movement, […]

Injury Recovery, Uncategorized | Nov 16, 2018

Atlanta Orthopedic Treatment For Musculoskeletal Injuries

It is common to experience musculoskeletal injuries following an automobile accident. These types of injuries affect the discs, blood vessels, muscles, tendons, and ligaments and ultimately affect the movement and function of the body, keeping you from continuing your normal lifestyle.

Fractures | Nov 19, 2018

Atlanta Orthopedic Treatment For Broken Bones

Yearly, nearly six million people find themselves with a fracture or a broken bone. As far as orthopedic injuries are concerned, those are by far the most common. Bones do flex a bit to accommodate high impact activities, but if we overextend or exert, a crack in the bone can easily occur. Car accidents, gunshot […]

Elbow Injuries | Nov 21, 2018

Is Surgery The Right Option For Shoulder Injuries?

It is true that no one enjoys surgical intervention, however, there are many times when it is the best option to provide you relief from pain and discomfort and return proper function more readily than waiting for your injury to heal naturally. The hard part is determining when this is the best option.

Elbow Injuries | Nov 23, 2018

Atlanta Orthopedic Treatment For Tennis Elbow

Tennis elbow is a common but painful condition that occurs from repetitious movement with your elbow joint. This is not just caused by playing tennis but can be from a job where you twist and move in the same manner daily (like using a wrench) or even from gardening on the weekends.

Knee Pain | Nov 26, 2018

Tips From AICA Orthopedics On How To Exercise Without Knee Pain

Your well-being is dependent on functioning knees more than you may know. Think about it. If you have pain in your knees, even simple tasks such as walking or using the stairs can become tedious. People who exercise regularly are unable to do activities like run, weight train, or dance if they are experiencing knee […]

Elbow Injuries | Nov 28, 2018

Atlanta’s Athletes Choose Orthopedic Treatment For Tennis Elbow

Imagine that you are the starting pitcher for your baseball or softball team. Like any MVP, your team is going to rely on you to perform the best game after game, and with playoffs approaching, your coach as increased the pressure and workload on you to ensure a successful finish to the season.