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OACM Foot and Ankle Surgeon Treats Achilles Tendon Injuries with Surgery and Conservative Care

OACM Foot and Ankle Surgeon Treats Achilles Tendon Injuries with Surgery and Conservative Care

by Bevon Findley (SU)
As the largest tendon in the body, the Achilles tendon is critical for walking, running, dancing, and sports. This tendon connects the calf muscles to the heel, and it can be prone to injury. An Achilles rupture is a sudden event that sounds like a pop and causes acute, severe pain. People who have a rupture often say that it feels like someone has kicked or cut their lower leg or heel. Ruptures usually happen in people from about age 30 to 50, more commonly in men.

OACM Open House Event Shows Off New Office in Catonsville, Welcomes The Community To OACM’s New Home

OACM Open House Event Shows Off New Office in Catonsville, Welcomes The Community To OACM’s New Home

by Bevon Findley (SU)
On Saturday, May 16, OACM proudly opened our office in Catonsville to the community at a special open house event celebrating our new location.

Your Opinion Matters

Your Opinion Matters

by Bevon Findley (SU)
Have you received a patient survey following an appointment with an OACM provider recently? We want to hear about your patient experience. Did you have a good experience? A poor one? Your feedback matters to us and helps us continually improve the high level of care we provide to all patients. Please remember to fill out and return your patient survey so we can better serve you, and all of our patients, now and in the future!

OACM Makes Booking An Appointment Easy With Everseat

OACM Makes Booking An Appointment Easy With Everseat

by Bevon Findley (SU)
Since OACM partnered with online appointment provider Everseat, making and cancelling appointments has never been easier for our patients. Everseat is a free mobile app that allows you to search for and book open appointments with our providers.

Lighten Your Load for Backpack and Briefcase Safety

Lighten Your Load for Backpack and Briefcase Safety

by Bevon Findley (SU)
With kids back to school, they’re carrying backpacks stuffed with everything from books and cell phones to sports equipment and laptops. Heavy backpacks can cause pain and more serious injuries that can lead to neck, shoulder and back damage as kids get older. And it’s not just backpack weight that causes problems.

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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.