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May 8, 2017

Musculoskeletal Ultrasound: Working for You

When patients come into our office suffering from an injury or chronic issue that requires imaging, we do our very best to keep the process non-invasive. That is, we try to make imaging choices that allow our patients to receive a diagnosis without having to schedule another appointment or visit […]
April 3, 2017

Tennis Elbow: 5 Things You Should Know

Maybe you’ve felt it before…an uncomfortable twinge that comes along with a backstroke while out on the court. Suddenly your outer elbow doesn’t feel great, but you play through the pain. Later that night you go to pick up a glass and ouch – your forearm and elbow hurt! It’s […]
December 1, 2016

Osteoarthritis & Stem Cell Therapy

Pain caused by osteoarthritis – it is one of the most common complaints we come across at Charlottesville Orthopaedic Center. Chances are that you or someone you know has experience with this degenerative condition. For some patients, the pain can be constant and brutal. We employ many different techniques to […]
October 2, 2016
Fractures in Teens and Children and How to Treat Sports Injuries

Fractures in Children & Teens: What to Know

“How common are fractures in children and adolescents?” This is a question we receive all the time, usually from worried parents dealing with a child’s unexpected injury. No parent wants to see their child injured, but the specialists at Charlottesville Orthopaedic Center we can assure you that fractures in children […]
August 2, 2016
Joint Replacement Charlottesville Orthopaedic Center

10 Things to Know About Joint Replacement

Among the most common reasons clients visit Charlottesville Orthopaedic Center are problems with joints, specifically knee and hip joints. Let’s face it…we are all getting older, and these weight-bearing joints are among the first to let us know that fact loud and clear! Over time, problems such as arthritis or […]