Category Archives: Orthopedics

Orthopedics | May 25, 2016

How to Choose the Right Orthopedic Doctor

It’s important to feel confident about your choice of doctor. This is especially true when seeking treatment after a car accident. Choosing an orthopedic doctor is a critical decision because you’re working with a specialist plays a key role in your recovery. Here are some helpful tips for choosing the right Atlanta Orthopedic Doctor.

Accidents, Orthopedics | Jun 14, 2017

How Atlanta Orthopedic Doctors Can Help You After A Car Accident

Car accidents are one of the terrifying and physically devastating experiences that can happen. In just a few seconds a car accident can turn a seemingly quiet drive into an experience that leaves you, and other passengers hurt or in critical shape. Although no one wants to be the victim of a car accident, it’s […]

Conditions, Orthopedics | Jun 20, 2017

Treating Heel Pain On Your Own and With Orthopedic Care

Thousands of residents throughout Atlanta experience heel pain on a regular basis. Caused by age, prior injuries, heel spurs, and degenerative disorders – heel pain has the potential to completely alter one’s routine because of how painful it can be to perform essential activities, including walking.

Health and Wellness, Orthopedics | Jun 30, 2017

4 Reasons To Choose Atlanta Orthopedic Treatment

If you have never received Orthopedic Treatment before, there are a variety of health benefits associated with our practice. At AICA Orthopedics, our Atlanta Orthopedic Doctors help reduce stress and correct injuries caused by repetitive movement, overuse, and blunt trauma using non-invasive treatment solutions. If you suffer from chronic pain or injured yourself in an […]

Orthopedics | Jul 10, 2017

Health Benefits of Orthopedic Treatment For Atlanta’s Seniors

Orthopedic Treatment serves as an excellent source for seniors who are interested in maintaining healthy, active lifestyles. It’s important for seniors to understand common concerns that affect their health as they grow older. Personal diet, family history, and physical activity are all important concepts that influence how well seniors feel and can follow through with […]

Orthopedics | Jul 13, 2017

What To Expect When Visiting An Atlanta Orthopedic Doctor

If you were recently involved in a car accident in Atlanta, you have injuries you are not aware of. Common car accident injuries like Whiplash may not produce noticeable symptoms for several weeks to a few months after the incident takes place. You may walk away from your accident feeling fine and wake up weeks […]

Conditions, Orthopedics | Jul 14, 2017

The Causes of Hip Dysplasia and How Orthopedic Treatment Can Help

Hip dysplasia affects thousands of residents throughout the greater Atlanta community, predominantly those under the age of 50. Initially considered to be a childhood disease, hip dysplasia is one of the most underdiagnosed conditions because of how it develops and the kind of symptoms it produces. Patients who suffer from hip dysplasia often do so […]

Conditions, Orthopedics | Jul 18, 2017

Back Pain and Atlanta Orthopedic Treatment

Chronic back pain is the primary source of disability for those under 45 years old living in the United States. To better understand why back pain is so prominent among Americans, our Atlanta Orthopedic Doctors are discussing the anatomy of the spine and what you can do to experience complete back pain relief.

Conditions, Orthopedics | Aug 11, 2017

Orthopedic Treatment For Runner’s Knee

Patients often visit our Atlanta Orthopedic Doctors with concerns regarding the health of their knees. People who have been physically active their whole lives and train on a regular basis suddenly notice a growing soreness in one or both of their knees. For them, this situation seems like an anomaly and a nightmare. For our […]

Conditions, Orthopedics | Aug 14, 2017

Treating Painful Bone Spurs With Atlanta Orthopedic

Bones spurs or osteophytes are growths that cause significant pain and inflammation because of how they affect the nerves, ligaments, and joints. Spurs often develop in the spine, hands, wrists, hips, and knees and although anyone can be affected by bone spurs, most patients who require Orthopedic Treatment are over the age of 60.

Hip Pain, Orthopedics | Aug 16, 2017

Common Causes of Hip Pain and How Orthopedic Treatment Can Help

Hip pain affects thousands of residents throughout the greater Atlanta region and develops from a variety of causes. Although anyone can experience hip pain, it most often affects those who are under 15 years old, as well as those who are over the age of 45. If you experience chronic hip pain or recently injured […]

Conditions, Orthopedics | Sep 1, 2017

Atlanta Orthopedic Treatment For Hand Pain and Injuries

Your hands are complex systems that allow you to perform a variety of actions that range from turning a doorknob to picking up objects. Because of how often your hands are used on a daily basis, it’s no wonder that so many people experience hand pain during their lifetime. Hand pain derives from a wide […]

Conditions, Orthopedics | Sep 4, 2017

How Orthopedic Treatment Can Support Runners Training For A Race

Regardless of whether you’re an elite athlete or just starting to build a base of endurance, running is one of the most rewarding, approachable exercises. For those who are interested in completing their first 5K road race or others who are competing for a spot in the Boston Marathon, getting injured before a race can […]

Orthopedics | Sep 6, 2017

Suffer From Kyphosis? Let Orthopedics Help!

Is it difficult to maintain an even posture? Do you experience pain when trying to stand up straight? A hunched back is a common symptom of a condition referred to as kyphosis, which is responsible for distorting your spine and causing it to curve outward. Patients who experience kyphosis suffer from constant pain, numbness, and tingling […]

Hip Pain, Orthopedics | Dec 18, 2017

Why You May Experience More Joint Pain During The Winter

Arthritis is one of the most common causes of disability, affecting over 40 million people throughout the United States. On top of this, close to 25 million children have arthritis, while over 20 million people have osteoarthritis. During the cold winter season, temperature, air pressure, and a general lack of exercise can cause patients to […]

Orthopedics, Specialties | Jan 17, 2018

Orthopedic Care for Atlanta’s Veterans

At AICA Orthopedics, we provide holistic rehabilitative Orthopedic care for the community’s veterans that focuses on pain relief and improving mobility. Many retired military veterans are constantly seeking medical support to address chronic pain, joint dysfunction, and scar tissue caused by combat or training. Rather than rely on prescription medications that contain adverse side effects […]

Orthopedics, Specialties | Jan 19, 2018

Bone Health and Pregnancy

Pregnancy provides both positive and negative effects on bone health. Because of this, it is imperative to understand how bones are impacted during this time and what preventative steps should be taken to avoid potential health complications for the mother and child alike.

Back Pain, Orthopedics | Feb 2, 2018

Back Surgery Recovery

Back pain is prevalent among Americans because of the types of stress and strain most people are confronted with on a daily basis. The modern work space sees millions of Americans sitting down, hunched forward for long periods, while others experience back pain as a result of prior injuries or aging. Most cases of back […]

Back Pain, Orthopedics | Feb 21, 2018

Questions To Ask Before Spine Surgery

If you are considering surgery to treat a recent injury or a preexisting condition, there are specific questions you should ask your doctor before following through with a procedure. Consider the following questions before making a final decision on whether surgery is the most appropriate option.

Conditions, Orthopedics | Mar 12, 2018

Orthopedic Treatment For Adult Acquired Flatfoot

Adult acquired flatfoot or posterior tibial tendon dysfunction is a painful condition that can affect men and women over time. The posterior tibial tendon helps provide stability to the arch and inverts the foot. Tendonitis occurs from repetitive actions such as walking or when carrying the majority of your body weight on one specific side. […]

Hip Pain, Orthopedics | Mar 28, 2018

Orthopedic Treatment For Hip Impingement

Chronic hip pain is caused by a variety of factors and may not be linked to arthritis. Hip impingement, also referred to as femoroacetabular impingement (FAI), causes a tremendous amount of groin pain that typically appears during physical activity, as well as when following through with basic actions such as putting clothes on, walking up […]

Conditions, Orthopedics | Mar 30, 2018

Orthopedic Treatment For Osteoporosis

More than 44 million people throughout the United States suffer from Osteoporosis, a chronic disease that causes the bones to deteriorate and fracture over time. Such fractures are responsible for approximately 430,000 hospital visits, 2.5 million office sessions, and 180,000 nursing home admissions per year. Unfortunately, osteoporosis can develop without exhibiting noticeable symptoms and tend […]

Orthopedics, Specialties | Apr 18, 2018

The Value of Orthopedic Bracing

Braces and splints provide a world of value for patients who suffer from chronic or acute conditions. Orthopedic bracing is primarily used to address various injuries and such devices are supported with scientific research that proves their value for injury prevention and recovery. If you have never used some type of orthopedic brace to treat […]

Orthopedics, Specialties | May 14, 2018

Non-Invasive Orthopedic Treatment

Our Atlanta orthopedic doctors strive to make sure that all of our patients are well informed and educated on their conditions or injuries, as well as their treatment options. Most conditions or injuries that are treated at AICA Orthopedics do not require surgical intervention. In fact, we utilize a variety of non-invasive treatment solutions that […]

Orthopedics | Oct 15, 2018

Atlanta Orthopedic Treatment Helps Athletes Stay On The Field

It only takes a split second for an accident to change your life as you know it. It is important to know what to do after sustaining an injury to prevent you from damage that could last the rest of your life.

Common Questions For Orthopedic Surgeons | AICA Orthopedics

Orthopedics, Surgery | Jun 3, 2019

Common Questions For Orthopedic Surgeons

Q: Is there a right time for surgery? A: When setting expectations around surgery, your orthopedic surgeon will know when is best based upon the amount of pain you are in and how your injury or pain is affecting your overall life. With all of that in mind, the surgeon will make the decision when […]

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Orthopedics | Jul 8, 2019

Atlanta Orthopedics

Bone and muscle pain can adversely affect many different people from many different walks of life. Those affected by musculoskeletal conditions often miss out on things they enjoy due to the pain or mobility issues due to their conditions. However, there is a hope, and teaming up with a skilled orthopedic surgeon from Atlanta orthopedics […]