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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.


Easy Exercises To Stretch Your Frozen Shoulder

Jan 02, 2019

A frozen shoulder, also known as adhesive capsulitis, is a painful condition which limits your ability to lift your shoulder and arm. It develops gradually, and will continue to get worse over time if not treated properly with PT or home exercises like these to stretch your frozen shoulder.

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2018 Holiday Hours

Dec 19, 2018

Can you believe we’re approaching the end of the year already? Our office will be closed on a few select days so that our staff can enjoy the holidays with family and friends.

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What Are Flat Feet?

Nov 26, 2018

Never get caught “flat footed” again if somebody asks about overpronation. Living with flat feet is not funny if you suffer from the discomfort and pain it can bring, so pardon the ortho humor.

Overpronation occurs when the arch of the foot collapses downward and inward. This condition is commonly known as flat feet or fallen arches. Another way to understand flat feet is when standing, the entire soles of your feet touch the floor.

Some people live with flat feet all their lives never experiencing any symptoms. Others with flat feet suffer discomfort and varying levels of pain along with a propensity for injuries.

Let’s look at why this happens and how flat feet affects our body alignment.

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Shoulder Community Presentation: Joint Pain and Treatment Options

Nov 13, 2018

On December 12th, 2018, from 6-7:30pm EST, Dr. Leonard E. Goldstock, MD of OrthoNY will be speaking at a free community presentation on the topic of joint pain of the shoulder and what treatment options are available for patients, including surgical and non-surgical options.

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What Parents Need to Know About Sports Injuries and Concussions

Nov 12, 2018

As parents, we often spend a lot of time worrying over the safety of our children. This is especially true for parents with kids that are involved in sports. But, what can you know about sports injuries and concussions that may help ease your mind just a bit?

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Hip Pain Seminar: Keeping Bodies in Motion

Nov 06, 2018

On November 7th, 2018, from 6-7 pm EST, Dr. Daniil Polishchuk, MD of OrthoNY will be presenting at a free seminar on the topic of more about hip pain and what treatment options are available for patients, including:
> Medications
> Pain Relief Injections
> Physical Therapy
> Surgery

A Q&A session will follow the seminar. Light refreshments will be available.

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