302016Nov

AOA Expands Its Practice with New North Phoenix and Chandler Locations

The Valley’s leading orthopedic practice, OrthoArizona – Arizona Orthopaedic Associates, 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…

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92016Nov

AOA Adds Two New Orthopedic Specialists to Phoenix Orthopedic Practice

The Valley’s leading orthopedic practice, OrthoArizona – Arizona Orthopaedic Associates, 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 – Arizona Orthopaedic Associates in September. OrthoArizona – Arizona Orthopaedic Associates is the state’s leader in anterior hip replacements with more…

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152016Jun
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 – Arizona Orthopaedic Associates suggests incorporating outdoor activities to reap the added benefits. Why…

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152016Jun
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 – Arizona Orthopaedic Associates (AOA) offers same-day appointments to ensure timely, quality care for orthopedic emergencies. Injuries including fractures, both simple…

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152016May
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…

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52016Apr
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…

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292016Jan
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 – Arizona Orthopaedic Associates, 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…

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192016Jan
Obese Americans at Higher Risk for Debilitating Joint Disease Says OrthoArizona – Arizona Orthopaedic Associates

Obese Americans at Higher Risk for Debilitating Joint Disease Says OrthoArizona – Arizona Orthopaedic Associates

With studies linking an increase in the development of osteoarthritis with obesity, surgeons at OrthoArizona – Arizona Orthopaedic Associates (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…

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202015Nov

Phoenix Orthopedic Surgeon Dr. David Ott Uses Medical Memory to Improve Communication

Communication between doctors and patients is critical, especially when it comes to discussing medical instructions during an examination. However, patients often can’t remember a majority of their doctor’s orders.   David Ott, MD, an OrthoArizona – Arizona Orthopaedic Associates, board-certified orthopedic surgeon and president of the Phoenix-based practice, recently commented on how he is keeping…

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112015Nov

Celebrating National Radiologic Technology Week

Radiologic technology plays a vital role in the orthopedic field, providing medical imaging, such as x-rays, for diagnostics and examinations, in addition to radiation therapy and more. Which is why we’re proud shine a spotlight on our own Suzanne Vehr and Tony Jordan during National Radiologic Technology Week. National Radiologic Technology Week, which spans Nov….

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