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What to do if Your Knee Pain Becomes Unmanageable

What to do if Your Knee Pain Becomes Unmanageable

by Stephanie Meadows
Knee pain is said to be the major cause of physical disability in people 65 and older. Pain can be chronic or acute, but often in the knee pain can be targeting a specific area in the knee, or be throughout. For all patients with knee pain, nonsurgical treatment is usually the goal and is a doctor’s last resort, but if pain persists intervention may be needed.

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.

Sidelined by Knee Pain? OACM Specialists Will Get You Back on Track

Sidelined by Knee Pain? OACM Specialists Will Get You Back on Track

by Bevon Findley (SU)
For individuals who enjoy the active life – biking, running, aerobic activity, sports and the like – suffering a knee injury or debilitating arthritis can be a major blow. The knee is one of the most easily injured joints in the body and knee replacement surgery, whether total or partial, is the most common type of joint replacement surgery. When knee pain is getting in the way of everyday activity, it may be time to seek the help of an orthopaedic surgeon.

Your Arthritic Knees & You

Your Arthritic Knees & You

by Bevon Findley (SU)
While osteoarthritis and knee pain may run in your family, Dr. Scott Silverstein from Orthopaedic Associates of Central Maryland has some suggestions on how to keep you active while taking care of your knees.

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.