News and Articles
Dr. Nicolai Baecher is brand new to our practice this month, and specializes in hand, elbow, and shoulder surgery. Dr. Baecher chose to specialize in hand surgery for its complexity. With 29 bones and 34 muscles at work to move your fingers and thumb, you can imagine there’s a lot of variety and intricacy in the kind of surgeries Dr. Baecher performs.
I was having a little tingling in my shoulders and before I knew it, I was having short bursts of paralysis down both of my arms.
Sports Medicine and Orthopaedic Center celebrated the grand opening of our newest location Thursday night with a reception well-attended by the practice’s founders and staff, as well as members of the community. The night was filled with tours and talks from SMOC’s leadership about the vision for the new location.
>At the end of October, a new type of orthopaedic center opens in Chesapeake – one that integrates patient feedback for more services, easier access and more privacy. Sports Medicine & Orthopedic Center is already established in the area, and will combine three of its offices into a state-of-the art center in Chesapeake.
Dr. Samuel Brown has been elected president of the Southern Orthopaedic Association. The SOA exists to circulate research, encourage scholarship and connect colleagues. Membership offers the chance to keep up with a fast-changing field and the chance to build your network. Conferences include continuing medical education, research papers, posters and presentations from medical residents.
We are getting closer and closer to the opening of our new SMOC location in Chesapeake! There is nothing like watching our signage go up on the building to make it become real. We can not wait to welcome our first patients into Chesapeake’s State-Of-The-Art Spine and Treatment Facility.
Construction is well under way on our newest Chesapeake office that will open in September 2016 on Discovery Drive, off of Clearfield Avenue in the Oakbrooke Business & Technology Center.
SMOC Supports HeartChase Suffolk. We hope you will join us for a fun day of raising awareness and support for the AHA on June 4, 2016 at our SMOC Suffolk location.
Dr. Scott Grabill joined SMOC with extensive experience as a total joint replacement specialist. Before joining SMOC, Dr. Grabill served 13 years active duty in the US Navy. Dr. Grabill is an expert in joint replacement and reconstruction surgery, having most recently served as the Chairman of Orthopaedic Adult Reconstruction Surgery at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center in Bethesda, MD.
We are excited to announce that one of our very own employees was the weekly FinFit winner! Congrats Vanell in our Billing Department! Thank you for all you do for us here at SMOC! FinFit is our new Employee Financial Health Program.