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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 […]

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, Practice Areas, Specialties | 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 […]

Conditions, Orthopedics, Practice Areas, Specialties | 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, Practice Areas, Specialties | 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?

Education, Injury Recovery, Orthopedics, Specialties | 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.

Conditions, Education, Injury Recovery, Orthopedics, Practice Areas, Specialties | 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.

Conditions, Orthopedics, Practice Areas, Specialties | 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, Practice Areas, Specialties | 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.

Conditions, Orthopedics, Practice Areas, Shoulder Pain, Specialties | Aug 18, 2017

Treating A Dislocated Shoulder With Atlanta Orthopedic

Shoulder dislocations are often related to sports injuries, slip and fall accidents, and car collisions. Depending on the extent of the damage, dislocations can force you to miss work and limit your daily routine. Trying to ignore your symptoms or avoiding treatment can lead to muscle damage, as well as contribute to the development of […]

Accident Recovery, Education, Injury Recovery, Orthopedics, Shoulder Pain, Specialties | Aug 28, 2017

Orthopedic Treatment For Shoulder Injuries Caused By Auto Accidents

If you are involved in a car accident and walk away from the experience with shoulder pain, it may indicate the presence of a dislocation. Although most shoulder dislocations are associated with sports accidents or slip and falls, they can cause muscle damage and lead to chronic conditions if left untreated. Contact or call our […]

Orthopedics, Specialties | 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, Practice Areas, Specialties | 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 […]

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 […]

Specialties, Spine Care | Oct 23, 2017

Contact Our Atlanta Orthopedic Doctors To Treat Scoliosis

Between five and seven million Americans are affected by scoliosis. Considering the number of back conditions that exist, scoliosis is the most devastating considering its lasting effects dedicated to postural impairments, pain, and mobility. Fortunately, our Atlanta Orthopedic Doctors can provide long-lasting relief for patients who are affected by scoliosis.

Specialties, Spine Care | Oct 25, 2017

Signs and Information On Spinal Degeneration

Knowing how to identify and respond to spinal degeneration is important for preventing long-term pain and chronic conditions from developing over time. As one of the most common back conditions that affect Americans today, over 65 million people experience lower back pain each year. Although many people try to ignore their pain or believe that it will pass with time, it’s […]

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.

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, Practice Areas, Specialties | 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. […]

Conditions, Orthopedics, Practice Areas, Specialties | Mar 14, 2018

Orthopedic Treatment For Ankle Sprains

Patients experience ankle sprains when the strong ligaments that support the ankle are pushed beyond their capacity and break. Anyone can sustain an ankle sprain regardless of gender or age and tend to occur as a result of rolling a foot or accidentally twisting awkwardly. The pain associated with this condition varies from person to […]

Conditions, Orthopedics, Practice Areas, Specialties | 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 […]

Accident Prevention, Education, Orthopedics, Specialties | Apr 2, 2018

Bone Health and Injury Prevention

You’re never too young or too old to start considering bone health. As we grow older, we often begin to think about particular health concerns like osteoporosis or arthritis. But maintaining a healthy skeletal system requires a set plan of action that starts as early as possible to prevent various orthopedic injuries. Bone loss takes […]

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 […]