Category Archives: Injury Recovery

Education, Injury Recovery | Apr 15, 2016

What to Expect During Knee Replacement Recovery

Although all you may want is to rest in the 24 hours preceding your knee replacement surgery, your Atlanta Orthopedic Doctors are probably going to be coming in and asking you to start bending your new knee and sitting up on the edge of the bed or in a chair. This is because early mobilization is […]

Education, Injury Recovery | May 6, 2016

What To Expect During Knee Replacement Recovery

Although all you may want is to rest in the 24 hours preceding your knee replacement surgery, your Atlanta Orthopedic Doctors are probably going to be coming in and asking you to start bending your new knee and sitting up on the edge of the bed or in a chair. This is because early mobilization […]

Health and Wellness, Injury Recovery | Aug 29, 2016

Know What to Eat: Speed Your Recovery with Good Nutrition

After an accident or injury, it’s important to encourage your body’s natural healing process with good nutrition. In addition to the treatments provided by our Atlanta Orthopedic Doctors, consider incorporating these foods into your regular diet to support your recovery.

Accident Recovery, Education, Injury Recovery | Nov 14, 2016

How to Know What Your Pain After a Car Accident is Telling You 

Car accidents happen unexpectedly. The pain that follows isn’t always predictable, but it’s your body’s way of telling you what’s wrong. Pain can be useful if you use it to determine what’s wrong and how to treat it. Our Atlanta Orthopedic Doctors can help you interpret what your pain is telling you.

Education, Injury Recovery | Dec 15, 2016

Say “Know” to Pain After a Car Accident with These 5 Signs

Knowing your pain is important. It’s easy to ignore pain by hoping it will go away, but the more that you know about specific pain and what it means, the more specialized treatment you can seek in order to recover quickly after a car accident. Knowing your signs of pain will help you say no […]

Education, Injury Recovery | Jan 12, 2017

Did You Know These Facts About Orthopedic Care After a Car Accident?

If you’ve ever been in a car accident, you know that recovery can be tough. Finding the right doctors to treat an injury can be even tougher. Orthopedic care specializes in the treatment of musculoskeletal systems, which are often most affected by auto accident injuries. The information below explains why making an appointment at an […]

Health and Wellness, Injury Recovery | Jul 21, 2017

Atlanta Orthopedic Treatment: Permanent Pain Relief

Thousands of people throughout the greater Atlanta community suffer from chronic pain. It disrupts their ability to follow through with their favorite activities and can cause other permanent complications if left untreated. Meeting with one of our Atlanta Orthopedic Doctors on a regular basis is important for those who suffer from chronic pain. Through a […]

Education, Injury Recovery | Aug 3, 2017

Orthopedic Treatment Helps Prevent Sports Injuries In Back-To-School Student Athletes

Getting injured is common among student-athletes throughout Atlanta. However, getting injured on the sports field should not be accepted as normal. Preventative actions can help keep your children safe, and regular Orthopedic Treatment allows them to avoid common injuries like sprains, strains, and fractures.

Education, Injury Recovery | Aug 7, 2017

Atlanta Orthopedic Treatment For Concussions and Student Athletes

Medical studies are continuously released these days that outline the short and long-term health consequences of concussions. Concussions among student-athletes attract a lot of media attention, and rightfully so. If a child sustains a concussion, they could experience severe damage if the symptoms aren’t addressed as soon as possible.

Injury Recovery, Knee Pain | Aug 23, 2017

Consider Orthopedic Treatment Before Knee Surgery

There are over one million knee and hip replacement surgeries that take place throughout the United States each year. Although the majority of these surgeries are successful and patients can leave their experience in better condition, it is always uncertain whether your full capabilities will return over time.

Education, Injury Recovery | Jan 24, 2018

Orthopedic Care For Bone Fractures In Children

Children are prone to injuries due to the types of activities they partake in and their carefree attitudes. In fact, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reports that over four million children throughout the United States are sent to an emergency room for bone fractures each year. Orthopedic care for bone fracture in […]

Education, Injury Recovery | Feb 23, 2018

Recovering From A Broken Fibula

If you sustain a broken fibula, it’s important to set appropriate expectations when it comes to the amount of effort and time it takes to completely heal. Unlike other types of injuries and conditions, a broken fibula usually requires six weeks to three months before patients are able to follow through with their normal routine.

Education, Injury Recovery | May 16, 2018

Injuries and Conditions Treated By Our Atlanta Orthopedic Doctors

Our Atlanta orthopedic doctors can identify and address a large variety of conditions that are connected to workplace injuries. Although orthopedic doctors in general are focused on treating musculoskeletal conditions, they are also equipped to resolve other types of health issues.

Education, Injury Recovery | Jun 8, 2018

Whiplash Treatment

Whiplash is the most common injury sustained by car accident victims. Although most cases of Whiplash see accident victims recover with time, the potential to develop into other debilitating conditions or permanent damage does exist if left untreated. Consider the following information that highlights what signs and symptoms you should look for after an accident, […]

Injury Recovery, Knee Pain | Jun 20, 2018

Orthopedic Treatment For A Meniscus Tear

A meniscus tear is one of the most common injuries treated at AICA Orthopedics because of how much pressure and stress your knees are confronted with on a daily basis. For those who have damaged or torn their meniscus, being able to apply weight to the affected area is difficult to impossible to perform. Usually […]

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.

Injury Recovery | Jan 4, 2019

Choosing A Certified Hand Therapist In Atlanta

If you require hand therapy, it is important to go to a therapist that has advanced certification and qualifying skills as this is a specialized area of rehabilitation. Certified Hand Therapists or CHT’s are occupational or physical therapists that have additional education, training, and testing that earned them those specific credentials. These CHT’s focus on […]

Common Injuries Seen At Our Atlanta Orthopedic Urgent Care Center | AICA Orthopedics

Injury Recovery | May 1, 2019

Common Injuries Seen At Our Atlanta Orthopedic Urgent Care Center

If you have fallen victim to an orthopedic injury, you may find our Atlanta orthopedic clinic helpful as well as convenient. However, if you have suffered an open fracture which is when the bone has broken through the skin, a trip to regular emergency room at a local hospital would be a better option as […]