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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.

OACM Surgeon, Dr. Sam Sydney, On A Mission to Help People in Need

OACM Surgeon, Dr. Sam Sydney, On A Mission to Help People in Need

by Bevon Findley (SU)
OACM orthopaedic surgeon, Sam Sydney, MD, joined more than 50 other medical professionals from around Maryland on a mission to India, providing a total of 61 total knee and hip replacement surgeries over three days through Volunteer Walk. Volunteer Walk is a volunteer medical service organization that provides free surgical treatment for patients in developing countries and in the U.S. who suffer from debilitating bone and joint conditions and who are in desperate physical and financial need.

OACM Welcomes Our New Providers

OACM Welcomes Our New Providers

by Bevon Findley (SU)

Continuing to grow to best serve the needs of our patients, Orthopaedic Associates of Central Maryland recently welcomed two new members to its team of orthopaedic professionals.


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.