Orthopedic Services

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Low Back Pain

The spine is constructed of 24 bony vertebrae, which are stacked, separated, and cushioned by spongy vertebral discs. The spinal column is enveloped in ligaments and supp…
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neck

The neck (cervical spine) is one of the most flexible regions of the spine. The cervical spine consists of seven bony vertebrae, six shock absorbing discs, several muscle…

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shoulder

The shoulder joint is a ball-and-socket joint, which allows it more motion than most any other joint in the body. This ball and socket joint, the glenohumeral joint, is w…

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knee

The knee joint consists of the tibiofemoral joint, where the upper leg bone (femur) hinges to the large bone of the lower leg (tibia). The patellofemoral joint completes …

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hip

The hip is a ball and socket joint, where the thigh bone (femur) fits within a hollowing of the pelvis called the acetabulum. A network of muscles and tendons help to pro…

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hand

Most activities of daily living would be unfeasible to perform without the well functioning elbow, wrist, and hand. These joints function intricately together in order to…

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ankle

The foot and ankle act to support our bodies in providing stability during standing, and mobility during walking, running, and exercise. The foot is required to be flexib…

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