Charlottesville Orthopaedic Center PLC 183 Spotnap Road, Suite C
Charlottesville, VA 22911
Office: (434) 244-8412
Fax: (434) 244-8415
Mon - Thurs: 8 am - 4:30 pm
Fri: 8 am - 12 noon

Patient Education

The following links are provided for reference only and should not be considered as replacement for treatment by a medical professional.

Amputation and Prosthetics
Arthritis of the Base of the Thumb
Brachial Plexus Injury
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Congenital Differences
Dedo en gatillo
deQuervain's Tendinitis
Dupuytren's Disease
Extensor Tendon Injuries
Flexor Tendon Injuries
Ganglion Cysts
Hand Fractures
Kienbock's Disease
Lateral Epicondylitis
MP Joint Arthritis
Nerve Injuries
Quiste Sinovial o Ganglion
Sindrome del Tunel Carpiano
Tendinitis de deQuervain
Trigger Finger
Wrist Arthroscopy
Wrist Sprains

Arthritis of the Elbow
Biceps tendinitis
Broken arm
Colles fracture
Dislocated Elbow
Elbow Bursitis
Elbow Fractures in Children
Erbís Palsy (Brachial Plexus Injury)
Forearm Fractures in Children
Olecranon (Elbow) Fractures
Radial Head Fractures
Rupture of the biceps tendon
Tennis Elbow
Throwing injuries in the elbow
Ulnar nerve entrapment

Cervical Fracture
Cervical Radiculopathy
Cervical spondylosis
Congenital Torticollis (Twisted Neck)
Neck Sprain
Neck Pain
The Neck

ACL Reconstruction
Activities after a Knee Replacement
Additional Resources on the Knee
Adolescent Anterior Knee Pain
Arthritis of the Knee
Care of the aging knee: Baby boomers may need lifestyle changes
Cemented and Cementless Knee Replacement
Glucosamine and Chondroitin Sulfate
Glucosamine, Chondroitin Sulfate Clinical Trials
Goosefoot (Pes Anserine) bursitis of the knee
The Knee
Knee Implants
Knee ligament injuries
Kneecap (prepatellar) bursitis
Meniscal tear
Meniscal Transplants
New Techniques to Restore Articular Cartilage
Nonsurgical Treatment Options for Osteoarthritis of the Knee
Osgood-Schlatter disease (knee pain)
Osteonecrosis of the Knee
Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
Rotating platform/mobile-bearing knees
Runnerís knee (patellofemoral pain)
Surgical Treatment of Osteoarthritis of the Knee
The Impact of Osteoarthritis of the Knee
Total Knee Replacement
Unstable Kneecap
Viscosupplementation Treatment for Arthritis

Shoulder Exercise Guide
Arthritis of the Shoulder
Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery: Thermal Capsulorrhaphy
Broken Collarbone
Dislocated Shoulder
Fracture of the shoulder blade (scapula)
Frozen Shoulder
Rotator Cuff Tears
Separated Shoulder
The Shoulder
Shoulder Impingement (Bursitis, Tendinitis)
Shoulder Joint Replacement
Shoulder Joint Tear (Glenoid Labrum Tear)
Thoracic outlet syndrome

Back Pain Exercises
Cauda equina syndrome
Fracture of the thoracic and lumbar spine
Herniated Disk
How To Prevent Back Pain
Kids and Backpacks
Kyphosis (Curvature of the Spine)
Lifting Techniques for Home Caregivers
Preventing Back Pain at Work and at Home
Preventing Back Pain: Tips for New Moms
Scoliosis in Children and Adolescents
Spinal fusion
Spinal Stenosis
Spondylolysis and Spondylolisthesis
The Spine

Activities after a Hip Replacement
Additional Resources on the Hip
Anesthesia for Hip & Knee Surgery
Bursitis of the hip
Deep Vein Thrombosis
Developmental dislocation (dysplasia) of the hip (DDH)
Falls and Hip Fractures
Hip Dislocation
Hip Fracture
Hip Implants
Hip Strains
Inflammatory Arthritis of the Hip
Live It Safe
Osteoarthritis of the Hip
Osteonecrosis of the hip
Prevent Falls!
Preventing Hip Fractures
Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphysis
Snapping Hip
Transient Osteoporosis of the Hip

Achilles tendon
Additional Resources on the Foot/Leg
Adult (Acquired) Flatfoot
Arthritis of the Foot and Ankle
Athletic Shoes
Broken Ankle
Burning Thigh Pain (Meralgia paresthetica)
Claw Toe
Diabetic foot
Flexible flatfoot in children
Footwear Guide
Fracture of the Talus
Fractures of the Heel
Hammer toe
Heel Pain
Ingrown Toenail
Lisfranc (Midfoot) Fracture
Morton's Neuroma
Muscle Strains in the Thigh
Pediatric Thighbone Fracture
Plantar fasciitis and Bone Spurs
Posterior Tibial Tendon Dysfunction
Rheumatoid Arthritis of the Foot and Ankle
Shoes: Finding the Right Fit
Sprained Ankle
Stiff Big Toe (Hallux rigidus)
Stress Fractures of the Foot and Ankle
The Foot And Ankle
Thighbone Fracture
Toe and Forefoot Fractures