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Common Hand Injuries You Can Get While Working in the Garden

Jun 12, 2019

All avid gardeners are familiar with the C-P-P of their garden every year, namely clearing, preparing, and planting. These three activities are the backbone of a good garden, but can also be hazardous to your hands.

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KEEPING BODIES IN MOTION

Apr 29, 2019

Daniil Polishchuk, MD

FEATURED SPEAKER

Daniil Polishchuk, MD

OrthoNY

Knee Pain – Educational Seminar

Wednesday, May 8 | 6 – 7 PM


Do you suffer from knee pain?

Dellis Medicine and OrthoNY invite you to a free discussion to learn more about knee pain and what treatment options are available to you, including:

  • Medicaitons
  • Physical Therapy
  • Pain Relief Injections
  • Surgery

Q&A session to follow | Light refreshments available

FREE. Registration required

Register online at ellismedicine.org/seminar-knee or call 518.612.2020 before May 8.

Download the PDF for this event here


How to Avoid a Rotator Cuff Injury

Apr 23, 2019

What do a painter, a basketball player, and Roger Federer all have in common? It may surprise you to learn that the answer is: they are all at risk for a rotator cuff injury, especially as they get older.

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Three Common Finger Injuries in Athletes and How to Recovery

Mar 13, 2019

Olympic athletes, sports professionals, weekend warriors, young, old, and everything in between all use their fingers as they play, which makes finger injuries in athletes a common problem.

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OrthoNY Announces New President

Mar 07, 2019

Dr. George Silver, Jr., elected to lead medical practice

(ALBANY, NY) – The physician leadership of OrthoNY has elected George E. Silver, Jr., MD, president of its medical practice. Dr. Silver’s three-year term officially began on January 1, 2019. He succeeds Dr. Leonard Goldstock, who served as president of OrthoNY since its formation on January 1, 2013, and for one year prior to that as president of the former Northeast Orthopaedics.

Dr. Silver is board-certified in orthopaedic surgery and specializes in injuries and arthritic conditions of the shoulder and knee, including arthroscopic soft tissue reconstruction and partial and total joint replacement. He is one of the founding members of OrthoNY, formed by the merger of Northeast Orthopaedics and Orthopaedic Associates of Saratoga in 2013, and sees patients in practice’s Saratoga office.

“I am happy to pass the presidency to George Silver,” remarked Leonard Goldstock, MD. “As one of our Saratoga physicians, he offers a unique perspective that will ultimately benefit all OrthoNY patients. Dr. Silver’s leadership will ideally complement the contributions, expertise and geographic representation of our other board members.”

CEO Julie Shaw added, “We are excited for his presidency. Dr. Silver has already demonstrated his tireless commitment to Saving Lifestyles by leading the development of OrthoNY’s ambulatory surgery center in Clifton Park, a new facility enhancing our ability to provide high quality, conveniently accessible care for our patients.”

To learn more about Dr. Silver and the rest of the OrthoNY physician leadership, visit “Our team” at www.orthoNY.com.

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OrthoNY is a group of 41 physicians, 26 physician assistants and nurse practitioners, and more than 300 others Saving Lifestyles through whole orthopaedic care. The practice has ten locations in the greater Capital/Saratoga Region, including three physical therapy centers, three pain management suites and three orthopaedic urgent care sites. For more information, visit www.orthoNY.com.


14 Likely Sources for Your Recurring Elbow Pain

Mar 07, 2019

The elbow is a complicated hinged joint consisting of three bones: the humerus, ulna, and radius. At the ends of these bones is a bit of cartilage, which helps the bones to slide easily against each other.

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Hip Replacement: Surgical Approaches & Recovery

Feb 21, 2019

Join Dr. O’Connor of OrthoNY for an open discussion on current surgical approaches to hip replacements. Dr. O’Connor will discuss when each approach might be appropriate, and the journey from surgery to recovery. There will be a question and answer session at the end of the seminar.

When: March 6, 2019
6:00 PM – 7:30 PM

Where:
Saratoga Hospital | 211 Church St, Saratoga Springs, NY 12866
First Floor Classroom

Registration Required.
Call (518) 580-2450, or visit https://saratogahospital.org/services/classes/

Download the PDF flyer here.


How to Prevent and Treat Shin Splints

Feb 15, 2019

Shin splints are common problems faced primarily by runners, dancers, and military recruits, but how to prevent and treat shin splints is invaluable information for most all athletes.

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KEEPING BODIES IN MOTION

Jan 21, 2019

Shoulder Pain – Educational Seminar

Featured Speaker: Daniel Bowman, MD | OrthoNY

Wednesday, January 30th, 2019 | 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM

McClellan Street Health Center | Robb Auditorium
600 McClellan Street, Schenectady

Do you suffer from shoulder pain?

Ellis Medicine and OrthoNY invite you to a free discussion to learn more about shoulder pain and what treatment options are available to you, including:

  • Medications
  • Physical Therapy
  • Pain Relief Injections
  • Surgery

Q&A session to follow | Light refreshments available

FREE. Registration required.

Register online at ellismedicine.org/seminar-shoulder or call 518.612.2020 before January 30th.


Urgent Care in Albany & Saratoga Closed on Saturday, January 26th, 2019

Jan 21, 2019

OrthoNY will be implementing an upgrade to their systems on Saturday, January 26th, 2019.

Our Urgent Care locations in Albany and Saratoga will be closed on this day.

Please call our offices at (518)489-2663 if you have any questions.