Preventing Blood Clots After Orthopedic Ankle Surgery

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For patients needing surgery for a broken ankle, one of the biggest risks is a complication called deep vein thrombosis (DVT). This is a serious condition that can occur when a blood clot forms in a vein inside the body.

Stem Cell Therapies Explained

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At Southeast Orthopedic Medicine Specialists, we want you feeling your best, which is why we offer some of the most advanced treatment methods available including stem cell therapy.

Signs That Your Sports Injury May Be Serious

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Spotting the warning signs that you have a serious sports injury is key to seeking and receiving proper and prompt medical attention. If you are experiencing any of the signs, please treat your injury as serious and consult us immediately.

What Is A Frozen Shoulder?

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Frozen shoulder is also called adhesive capsulitis. It’s a common condition where the articular shoulder capsule stiffens and swells. It refers specifically to the shoulder joint. The shoulder has a ball and socket joint, and the proximal humerus fits into the shoulder blade. Frozen shoulder is believed to cause the formation of scar tissue in […]