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Tourniquet-less Total Knee Replacement - Less Trauma, Quicker Recovery

Tourniquet-less Total Knee Replacement - Less Trauma, Quicker Recovery

by Shearly (SU)
The total knee replacement surgery is one of the most common and highly successful procedures for patients dealing with pain, arthritis and loss of function and mobility in the knee. Yet, despite the success of this surgery, many patients remain hesitant to have it performed, fearing pain and the need for extensive post-operative rehabilitation.

With Exciting New Regenerative Therapies, the Future in Now at CAO: OACM Division

With Exciting New Regenerative Therapies, the Future in Now at CAO: OACM Division

by Shearly (SU)
Physicians at The Centers for Advanced Orthopaedics: Orthopaedic Associates of Central Maryland division (OACM) are utilizing new and exciting therapies to heal orthopaedic issues, going beyond traditional treatments such as physical therapy and surgery. Regenerative therapies are changing the way in which many orthopaedic injuries and conditions can now be treated. Staying ahead of the technology and advances in orthopaedics, many of OACM’s physicians are now offering regenerative therapies, which allow doctors to utilize a patient’s own cells to promote tissue and tendon healing, pain relief from acute/chronic conditions such as arthritis, tendinitis and tendon tears, and to improve function of joints without surgery.

Keeping Women's Knees and Hips Healthy at all Stages of Life

Keeping Women's Knees and Hips Healthy at all Stages of Life

by Shearly (SU)
Any woman who has experienced a knee or hip injury understands the ill effects on mobility and the hindrance on daily living. Women at all stages of life are susceptible to injury from athletics, overuse and aging. M. Brian Polsky, MD, orthopaedic surgeon at The Centers for Advanced Orthopaedics:

Foot and Ankle: Reasons to Visit an Ankle Specialist

Foot and Ankle: Reasons to Visit an Ankle Specialist

by Stephanie Meadows
Every day, the average person utilizes this structure to walk between 8,000 to 10,000 steps. The repeated pounding and side-to-side motion performed in sports, exercise, and regular daily movement provides an understanding of why this part of the body is the most common site of injuries. From basketball to dance to simply walking around, feet and ankles are subjected to the rigorous demands that the body and legs place on them.

Is Your Job Causing Shoulder Pain

Is Your Job Causing Shoulder Pain

by Shearly (SU)
Your shoulder consists of several joints that connect to various tendons and muscles. The complexity of your shoulder is what enables you to do so much with your arms. It’s also the reason why many people suffer from shoulder pain and injuries.

About Us

For more than 40 years, Orthopaedic Associates of Central Maryland has provided the highest standard of orthopedic care for patients of all ages in Catonsville, Columbia and Eldersburg as well as nearby in the Annapolis, Washington, DC and Montgomery County areas. As our board-certified, fellowship-trained orthopedic doctors continue the traditions of our founding physicians, Dr. John Tansey and Dr. Kenneth Spence, we employ sophisticated advances and specialties in the field of orthopedic medicine, such as arthroscopic surgery, minimally invasive procedures, joint replacement, sports medicine, onsite diagnostic imagery, outpatient surgery, and physical therapy rehabilitation for the full spectrum of joint, bone, muscle, back, and related pain conditions and injuries.