We’re moving offices!

We’re moving offices! We are excited to announce that we will be moving our 690 N. Cofco Center Court office to 3033 North 44th Street Phoenix, AZ 85018! The move will happen late January 2018 and we can’t wait for you to see the new facility. For questions about the move please call us at (602) 631-3161. See you there!

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AOA Expands Its Practice with New North Phoenix and Chandler Locations

The Valley’s leading orthopedic practice, OrthoArizona – Arcadia, has expanded its orthopedic practice with the addition of a new North Phoenix location and a Chandler location. The new North Phoenix location is located on the Honor Health John C. Lincoln North Mountain campus at 9327 North 3rd St, Suite 300 in Phoenix. The practice’s new Chandler location is conveniently located…

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AOA Adds Two New Orthopedic Specialists to Phoenix Orthopedic Practice

The Valley’s leading orthopedic practice, OrthoArizona – Arcadia, has expanded its market-leading practice with the addition of two fellowship-trained orthopedic surgeons. Keith A. Jarbo, M.D. and Kenneth J. Schmidt, M.D. joined OrthoArizona – Arcadia in September. OrthoArizona – Arcadia is the state’s leader in anterior hip replacements with more than 3,000 procedures completed. The orthopedic surgeons at AOA provide complete…

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The Advantages of Outdoor Exercise

The Advantages of Outdoor Exercise

Take advantage of the benefits of outdoor exercise to boost orthopedic health. Recent studies show that certain advantages of exercising outside, such as natural elevation changes, wind resistance and vitamin D absorption, can’t be replicated by indoor alternatives. This season, OrthoArizona – Arcadia suggests incorporating outdoor activities to reap the added benefits. Why Exercise Outdoors? Taking a workout routine outdoors…

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OrthoArizona Responds to Increased Summertime Injuries with Same-Day Appointments

OrthoArizona Responds to Increased Summertime Injuries with Same-Day Appointments

With emergency department visits at their peak with summertime injuries accounting for 27 percent of an average year’s total ER visits, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Phoenix-based orthopedic practice OrthoArizona – Arcadia (AOA) offers same-day appointments to ensure timely, quality care for orthopedic emergencies. Injuries including fractures, both simple and complex, ligament sprains, muscle or tendon…

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Cycling Found to Help Manage Arthritis

Cycling Found to Help Manage Arthritis

Arthritis is the number one cause of disability in the U.S., affecting one in five adults, according to the Arthritis Foundation. The good news is, the risk of arthritis-related disability can be reduced by as much as 47 percent with moderate physical activity such as cycling at least three times per week, according to the Centers for Disease Control and…

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Tips for Healthy Long Distance Running

Tips for Healthy Long Distance Running

Long distance running offers excellent health benefits like decreasing the risk of cardiovascular disease, supporting weight loss and improving bone density. However, the strain of running extended distances can lead to orthopedic injuries. To stay healthy, follow these essential tips for long distance running. Get Enough Rest Rest is essential. Runners can maintain bone and joint health and prevent injuries…

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AOA Serves as Team Physicians to the Valley’s Top Athletes

AOA Serves as Team Physicians to the Valley’s Top Athletes

Board-certified orthopedic surgeons and sports-medicine specialists, Dr. Michael Domer and Dr. Shelden Martin of OrthoArizona – Arcadia, are now serving as team physicians to Arizona’s top student and professional athletes. Experienced in athletic sports injuries, Michael Domer, MD, is team physician for Shadow Mountain High School and the Arizona Rattlers and is skilled in all aspects of orthopedic care, specializing…

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Obese Americans at Higher Risk for Debilitating Joint Disease Says OrthoArizona  – Arcadia

Obese Americans at Higher Risk for Debilitating Joint Disease Says OrthoArizona – Arcadia

With studies linking an increase in the development of osteoarthritis with obesity, surgeons at OrthoArizona – Arcadia (AOA) say weight control is an essential component in maintaining mobility through middle and old age. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), one in three obese Americans are expected to develop osteoarthritis (arthritis of the joints) in key areas…

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