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West End Orthopaedic Clinic has entered into a partnership with Press Ganey, a recognized leader in healthcare quality improvement, to measure and monitor patient satisfaction in our clinics. To participate in this initiative, simply provide us
If accidents only happened during regular business hours, they wouldn't be called accidents! That's why OrthoVirginia offers after-hours care for suspected fractures, sprains & strains, and acute onset pain in our Ortho After Hours
As a total joint surgeon for the past 20 years, I have spent a great deal of time counseling patients with hip and knee arthritis who are considering their alternatives. The two most common questions patients ask me are:1. “Will I need
Growth plates are the softer parts of a child’s bones, where growth occurs. Located at each end of a bone, they regulate and determine the length and shape of the mature bone. They are the weakest link in a child’s developing skeleton
Cervical radiculopathy is a disorder where a nerve in the neck is pinched. It manifests itself as pain radiating from the neck into the shoulder blade and typically down the affected arm. The exact location and pattern of pain varies depending on