Azalea Orthopedics has created this patient education area to help you learn more about orthopedic surgery, physical medicine and rehabilitation. Whether you are suffering from arthritis, tennis elbow, or lower back pain, or will be going through a hip replacement or torn meniscus repair, click the videos, articles, and links below to learn more about orthopedic Services & procedures.
Arthroscopy and Arthroscopic Surgery: Diagnosis and treatment of joint diseases and injuries using arthroscopic methods.
Nerve Evaluations/Electromyography (EMG): Specialized testing (EMG/nerve conduction studies)can be performed to assess nerve and muscle function, e.g. carpal tunnel syndrome, pinched nerves, weakness or numbness.
Trauma & Fracture: Treatment of injuries to the bones, joints, muscles, tendons, nerves, and vessels in the hands, feet, arms, legs and back.
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome: Diagnosis and prevention of repetitive stress injury and Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Learn More about Orthopedic Medicine:
For more information on orthopedic problems, go to orthoinfo.aaos.org (American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons).
For more information on spine problems, go to spinaldisorders.com.
For more information on physical medicine and rehabilitation, go to www.aapmr.org.
For more information on hand & wrist problems, go to www.assh.org.
For more information on foot & ankle problems, go to www.aofas.org.