Category Archives: Surgery

Cutting Edge Surgery Leads to Shorter Recovery | AICA Orthopedics

Spine Care, Surgery | May 13, 2019

Cutting Edge Surgery Leads to Shorter Recovery

Suffering from chronic pain in the knee is painful enough, but then to think about the pain one would suffer after a surgery for knee replacement has some people hesitant to take that step. Just the worries of what could happen and the pain one might be in stop many people from reaching out to […]

Undergoing Spinal Decompression In Atlanta For Spinal Stenosis Patients | AICA Orthopedics

Services, Surgery | May 20, 2019

Undergoing Spinal Decompression In Atlanta For Spinal Stenosis Patients

Within the spine there are open spaces, and when these begin to shrink in size, nerves can become pinched resulting in excruciating pain in the lower back and even the legs. This condition is called spinal stenosis and can become debilitating if not treated. It can be caused from enlarged joints, ligaments that have increased […]

Spinal Stenosis Surgery | AICA Orthopedics

Specialties, Spine Care, Surgery | May 22, 2019

Spinal Stenosis Surgery in Atlanta

Within the spine there are open spaces, and when these begin to shrink in size, nerves can become pinched resulting in debilitating pain in the lower back and even the legs. Spinal stenosis can occur due to age as the spine begins to narrow and when that extra space is lost, pain surfaces.

Expectations For Hand Surgery | AICA Orthopedics

Hand Pain, Surgery | May 31, 2019

Expectations For Hand Surgery

As the hand is an extremely intricate part of the body, recovery from surgery always varies. Recovery times will depend upon the cause of the surgery as well as the type of surgery that was performed. In some cases, multiple surgeries are needed to rectify the underlying issue.

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 […]

Is Minimally Invasive Surgery Right For Me? | AICA Orthopedics

Surgery | Jun 5, 2019

Is Minimally Invasive Surgery Right For Me?

It’s no wonder with the advanced research in technology that medical professionals have developed a minimally invasive approach to surgery. This procedure has made sports medicine, joint replacements, and other arthroscopic repairs that much safer and less invasive than that of the traditional approaches.

Shoulder Surgery In Atlanta | AICA Orthopedics

Shoulder Pain, Surgery | Jun 10, 2019

Shoulder Surgery In Atlanta

As the shoulder is a ball and socket joint, it is extremely flexible and allows for your arm to rotate in a multitude of directions. Although the flexibility gives the shoulder a sense of power and strength, it also makes it vulnerable as it becomes more susceptible to injury. With most injuries, surgery is usually […]

Spinal Laser Surgery In Atlanta | AICA Orthopedics

Surgery | Jul 1, 2019

When It Comes To Spinal Laser Surgery, AICA Orthopedics Is The Perfect Fit For You

How does walking out of an operating room pain free, with just a small bandage sound? Something out of a science fiction novel? Think again! It may sound too good to be true but its not, spinal laser surgery in Atlanta is a new cutting edge procedure that is changing the lives of those who […]

What To Expect With Shoulder Surgery | AICA Orthopedics

Shoulder Pain, Surgery | Jul 5, 2019

What To Expect When Expecting Shoulder Surgery

When the soft tissues located in the shoulder become strained or dislocated, our Atlanta orthopedic surgeons may suggest surgery. Surgery is suggested to correct the damage that may have been done to the structure of the shoulder or to tighten areas that may have been stretched out due to overuse.

Common Types of Orthopedic Surgeries | AICA Orthopedics

Surgery | Jul 29, 2019

Common Types of Orthopedic Surgeries

Orthopedic specialists perform surgeries on the musculoskeletal system which is composed of bones, muscles, ligaments, joints, and tendons. Surgeries range from traditional procedures to minimally invasive which allow for quicker recovery.

Surgery and Diabetes: What You Need To Know | AICA Orthopedics

Surgery | Aug 23, 2019

Surgery and Diabetes: What You Need To Know

When having surgery, there are many factors that can complicate the procedure. If in need of orthopedic surgery, our orthopedic surgeons will discuss with you all of the complex issues that may arise due to other medical conditions. Diabetes is a condition in which needs to be monitored closely during and after surgery to prevent […]