What aggravates facet joint pain?
Your facet joints support your vertebrae movement and your vertebrae make up your spine. Your lower back is designed to bear the weight of your upper body. Facet joint arthritis can cause a lot of pain in your back and can spread if it is not treated.
Avid gardener undergoes simultaneous bilateral knee replacement
Brenda has lived with the pain since 2013. It wasn’t unbearable, but it gradually got worse. Brenda came to OrthoIndy for a consultation with total joint specialist, Dr. Christopher Pomeroy. He determined she needed simultaneous bilateral knee replacements.
Why is playground safety important?
OrthoIndy sports medicine physician, Dr. Michael Thieken, explains some helpful tips to keep your kids play fun and safe. There are a few things to remember to ensure your child’s safety. If an injury does occur, OrthoIndy Urgent Care clinics are open to serve your orthopedic needs.
Patient uses physical therapy to recover from an ACL tear
Victoria tore her ACL dancing. No referral needed, Victoria went to OrthoIndy Physical Therapy to rehab her knee back to normal.
What is internal impingement?
“The Thrower’s Shoulder” refers to an internal impingement. This injury is caused in the “cocking” phase of throwing, when a pitcher is bringing his or her arm back before the swing.
Electric scooter safety tips everyone should know
As scooters grow in popularity, more injuries have been reported. It’s important to educate yourself about the risks of electric scooters and how to keep yourself safe while riding one.
OrthoIndy Offices Re-Opening Schedule
At OrthoIndy, we are committed to the health and wellbeing of our patients, employees and community. As an organization, we are staying on top of the latest updates on COVID-19…
Can sacroiliac joint dysfunction be cured?
There are two joints that connect your pelvis or hips to your spine. These joints are called your sacroiliac joints. Dr. Jasper discusses causes of SI joint dysfunction.
How safe is skateboarding?
Get back in the game or back to doing what you love. Our Ultimate Guide to Sports Medicine will help you prevent, treat and recover from your sport’s injury.
Patient finds relief at OrthoIndy after a misdiagnosis
When Diane Davis was misdiagnosed for her shoulder injury and was looking for a second opinion when she stumbled on Dr. Soldatis and OrthoIndy.
We are still open – visit OrthoIndy Urgent Care for orthopedic injuries
We are committed to our patients. Even though we are in the middle of a pandemic, injuries can still happen. If that happens, some of our OrthoIndy Urgent Care clinics…
What is an extension fracture pattern?
Extension fractures are caused by head-on car collisions. This that happens when the small bones in your spine, called your vertebrae, separate from each other because they were extended too far.
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