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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.

OACM Welcomes Patients to Its New Home

OACM Welcomes Patients to Its New Home

by Bevon Findley (SU)
The new OACM office located in Catonsville has been open and serving patients since December 2014. Patients and OACM physicians and staff are thrilled with the expansive, state-of-the-art office building and the convenient, one-stop experience for comprehensive orthopedic services.

OACM Spine Surgeon Performs Restorative Surgery to Improve Neck and Back Function and Reduce Pain

OACM Spine Surgeon Performs Restorative Surgery to Improve Neck and Back Function and Reduce Pain

by Bevon Findley (SU)
For patients experiencing back or neck pain that cannot be relieved or controlled through pain management and rehabilitative techniques, spine surgery may be indicated to improve function and restore quality of life. “In many cases, when six to eight weeks of non-operative treatment has not yielded adequate improvement, surgical care is highly successful,” says Oren Blam, M.D., spine surgeon at Orthopaedic Associates of Central Maryland. Spine surgery at OACM can involve various techniques, from open surgery to minimally invasive and innovative procedures. Two of these surgical procedures include ACDF and lumbar laminectomy.

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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.