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Press Release: Joint Center for Joints and More: New Combined Care Center Offers Patients Easy Access in Harborview
Partnership Offers Patients Primary Care, Orthopaedic Care and Outpatient Surgery Under One Roof
A local woman is able to walk, work and do things she loves again without pain that was chronic. It’s all thanks to a cutting-edge medical advancement called a spinal cord stimulator.
Press Release: Sports Medicine & Orthopaedic Center (SMOC) Among First Pain Clinics in Virginia to Use Non-Opioid Treatment for Patients with Chronic Pain
Sports Medicine & Orthopaedic Center (SMOC), Among First Pain Clinics in Virginia to Use Non-Opioid Treatment for Patients with Chronic Pain
My back hurt so bad, I could no longer pick up my grandbaby. She looked up at me with those puppy dog eyes that could make even a stranger melt, but my back pain was too much. All she wanted was for me to pick her up like I used to, and I could see the confusion and disappointment in her face. She could crawl onto my lap and sit with me, but I physically couldn’t pick her up.
Sports Medicine and Orthopedic Center cordially invites all Worker’s Compensation Case Managers to our Open House.
Listen up parents—orthopaedic doctors are seeing the return of rickets. Rickets is a softening or weakening of bones in children caused by extreme deficiency of vitamin D. Rickets is a disease that was primarily seen in the late 1800s, and while it isn’t rampant right now by any means, it’s unsettling to see the condition at all because we know the cause and how to treat it. Rickets was more or less eradicated in the U.S. and U.K. by the 1940s.
If it’s a spring or fall Saturday morning, you’ll find me coaching my 11-year-old son’s soccer team in Portsmouth, Va. Not only is it a great opportunity for me to spend time with my own children, but I love teaching young athletes how to tap into their athletic potential while also learning how to listen to their body.
2017 Jingle Bell Run – Virginia Beach
Featured Speaker: Justin Minyard US Army Master Sergeant (Retired), Chronic Pain PatientArabic Interrogator, Navy Special Operations Warfare Command 9/11 First Responder • Bronze Star for Valor • Purple Heart Recipient
Sports Medicine & Orthopaedic Center (SMOC), a leading orthopaedic center in Hampton Roads, today announced Geoffrey Wright, MD, will join the practice. Specializing in knee and hip replacements, Dr. Wright will also be bringing his expertise as a retired Navy captain and former flight surgeon to the growing SMOC care team