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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.

Doctors, Education, Health and Wellness, Locations, Medical Doctors, Orthopedic Clinics, Orthopedics, Specialties | Apr 20, 2017

How To Maximize The Benefits of Your Atlanta Orthopedic Treatment

When patients suffer from chronic pain, regardless of where the pain exists, receiving Orthopedic treatment can make the difference between experiencing complete relief or dealing with recurring symptoms. If you require Atlanta Orthopedic Treatment for a car accident injury or experience debilitating migraines on a regular basis, there are particular actions you can follow through […]

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 […]

Accident Recovery, Education, Orthopedics, Specialties, Uncategorized | Jun 15, 2017

Three Ways An Atlanta Orthopedic Doctor Can Help You After A Car Accident

Our Atlanta Orthopedic Doctors treat a variety of injuries caused by car accidents, including soft tissue damage, spinal injuries, and Whiplash. We also help patients who suffer from sore muscles, stiffness, joint pain, and torn ligaments. If you’ve been hurt in a car accident, contact AICA Orthopedics for immediate treatment.

Accident Recovery, Education, Locations, Orthopedic Clinics, Orthopedics, Specialties, Uncategorized | Jun 16, 2017

Superior Orthopedic Care For Car Accident Injuries

After you experience the stress associated with a car accident and the adrenaline wears off, it’s important to seek Orthopedic Treatment to see if you are hurt or sustained an injury. Car accident injuries do not always produce noticeable symptoms as some patients aren’t aware that they are hurt or injured for several weeks following […]

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.

Conditions, Orthopedics, Practice Areas, Specialties | Jun 22, 2017

Diagnosing and Treating Chronic Back Pain With Orthopedic Care

Chronic back pain is the most prevalent conditions that affect Americans as each individual will experience pain at some point in their life. Depending on the extent, back pain can completely alter your routine, making it impossible to perform everyday activities like walking or picking up objects. If you suffer from chronic back pain, contact […]

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, Education, Health and Wellness, Orthopedics, Practice Areas, Specialties | Jul 17, 2017

Atlanta Orthopedic Treatment For Kienböck’s Disease

The bones that run throughout your entire body require constant blood flow for nourishment and normal function; otherwise, your bones can become brittle or die. When one of the small bones in your wrist is unable to receive enough blood, our Atlanta Orthopedic Doctors recognize this as Kienböck’s Disease.

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.

Accident Recovery, Education, Locations, Orthopedic Clinics, Orthopedics, Specialties | Jul 20, 2017

Common Car Accident Injuries Treated By Our Atlanta Orthopedic Doctors

According to the Georgia Department of Transportation, there are over 300,000 car accidents each year, causing thousands of injuries and preventing victims from following through with their daily obligations. If you are involved in a car accident, you may walk away from the experience feeling fine. However, it’s important to know that symptoms associated with […]

Accident Recovery, Education, Orthopedics, Specialties | Jul 24, 2017

Should I Visit An Atlanta Orthopedic Doctor After A Car Accident Even If I Don’t Have Symptoms?

A car accident is always a traumatic experience regardless of the speed or impact involved. Unfortunately, many accident victims do not seek medical attention if they experience minor pain or no symptoms at all. This is a mistake and can lead to other complications or chronic conditions. If you are involved in a car accident, […]

Accident Recovery, Education, Orthopedics, Specialties | Jul 25, 2017

Common Back and Neck Injuries Caused By Car Accidents

Over 6 million people are injured in a car accident each year throughout the United States, according to the National Safety Council. Although the consequences of accident-related injuries vary based on the kind of collision, it is possible to experience physical trauma in low-speed accidents. Car accident victims can sustain multiple injuries and not even […]

Accident Recovery, Education, Injury Recovery, Orthopedics, Specialties | Jul 27, 2017

Choosing The Right Atlanta Orthopedic Doctor After A Car Accident

It’s important to have one of our Atlanta Orthopedic Doctors examine you immediately following a car accident. Choosing the right doctor can ensure a safe and fast recovery, but how do you determine who has the experience your injuries deserve?

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. Patients who experience Kyphosis suffer from constant pain, numbness, and tingling that radiates through their legs. Kyphosis […]

Accident Recovery, Education, Orthopedics, Physical Therapy, Services, Specialties | Sep 11, 2017

Physical Therapy For Atlanta’s Car Accident Victims

The chances of sustaining some kind of injury during a car accident are high. Depending on the circumstances, you may walk away from your experience with minor wounds like bruises or scrapes. More severe injuries like broken bones are easy to identify and require professional medical treatment. However, there are other kinds of injuries that […]

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.

Education, Health and Wellness, Orthopedics, Specialties | Feb 28, 2018

Help Children Avoid Bone Conditions As They Age

Most people associated the subject of bone health and common conditions like Osteoporosis with middle aged or senior adults. However, leading medical experts report that the most important time to focus on supporting long-term bone health is during childhood. The vast majority of the human skeleton’s density develops during puberty so taking proactive steps that […]

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.