Symptoms and Treatment of Little Leaguer's Elbow
If you have a child who’s involved in baseball or softball, you’ve likely heard of the term Little Leaguer’s Elbow. However, you may not know what to do if your child finds themselves experiencing this condition.
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A Guide to Calf Strains aka Soleus Strains
A calf strain, also known as soleus strain, is a common injury among children and youth. Refer to this guide to learn more about what it is, the symptoms, treatment and prevention.
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The Importance of Proper Treatment for High Ankle Sprains
A high ankle sprain is a sprain of one or more of the ligaments that hold the tibia and the fibula together at the ankle. Learn more on what causes it, it's symptoms, and treatment.
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Save Time and Money When an Injury Occurs with Orthopaedic Immediate Care
Before orthopaedic immediate care existed, you would be forced to either wait up to several weeks for a new patient physician appointment or go to the emergency room, costing you up to several thousand dollars for a single visit.
When an injury occurs, it’s imperative that it be treated right away. Orthopaedic immediate care saves you not only time by allowing you to be treated immediately, but it also saves you a great deal of money.
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A New Approach to Worker’s Compensation
Almost all work-related injuries are orthopaedic in nature. And covering these injuries is the most important, and most expensive aspect of your company’s occupational medicine program. At MidAmerica Orthopaedics, we have a different philosophy about Worker’s Compensation. Our direct to specialist Occupational Medicine Program benefits both employers and employees by providing expert and efficient patient care while reducing compensation costs. Here’s how!
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Q&A with Dr. Jido, Dr. Metzler, and Dr. Pannu on Chronic Back Pain
At MidAmerica Orthopaedics we offer comprehensive spine care from diagnosis to treatment and rehabilitation. We understand the emotional and physical difficulty of living with chronic back pain. A remarkable 80 percent of Americans will experience back pain at some point in their lives. Back pain can cause discomfort, annoyance, and limited mobility. Symptoms can range from mild to a debilitating condition keeping you from living your day to day life.
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Reverse Total Shoulder Replacement
Have you been suffering from chronic shoulder pain? If so you’re not alone. In 2006 7.5 million people saw a doctor for shoulder problems. Chronic shoulder pain due to arthritis can stop you from performing basic everyday tasks like lifting, sleeping comfortably or playing sports. If shoulder pain is impeding your day to day life, it’s time to see an orthopaedic specialist, and you may be a candidate for a shoulder arthroplasty.
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Non-Surgical Orthopaedic Treatments: Steroid Injections
Our bodies are made up of a complex network of unique systems that work in tandem to help us walk, stand, eat, and function in our everyday lives. A large part of this network is the body’s musculoskeletal system. The musculoskeletal system is made up of our bones, ligaments, tendons, and muscles, working together to hold the body upright and allow for mobility.
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