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July 31, 2017

Staying Active After a Hip Replacement

When it comes to hip replacements, there are a lot of myths out there. One of the largest is that replacing such a large, important joint means months of down time and inactivity. Nothing could be further from the truth, which is a shame because the propagation of this myth […]
May 31, 2017
Preparing and Prepping for Hand Surgery

A Simple Guide to Arthritis Surgery

Arthritis – it’s one of the most common conditions to plague our patients. Some patients visit our office experiencing extreme pain due to joint deterioration, hoping that they can find relief. Luckily, arthritis treatments have significantly improved over the years, with surgery remaining the last resort in our medical toolkit. […]
September 7, 2016
Preparing and Prepping for Hand Surgery

Preparing for Hand Surgery

Here at Charlottesville Orthopaedic Center, we are old pros when it comes to hand surgery. Whatever the ailment, our doctors are specialized in the surgical procedures required to fix injuries and help to alleviate pain due to chronic conditions. But for first time patients, hand surgery can seem scary…after all, […]