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What You Need to Know About Knee Injuries: Dr. Roca, Jr., MD

Posted on July 10, 2013 to AOC Physician Articles

  Many people involved in some kind of athletic activity know the wear and constant use of your knees and joints can sometimes result in injury or pain. There are several ways to injure your knees. According to Dr. Cesar Roca, Jr., MD of Alabama Orthopaedic Clinic, Knee injuries are generally caused by direct trauma […]

Tagged: cartilage, dr roca, knee injury, knee pain, meniscus, sports injury, sports medicine

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Dr. Cockrell: His 2013 Boston Marathon Experience

Posted on April 16, 2013 to News and Press

Dr. Wayne Cockrell from Alabama Orthopaedic Clinic finished the Boston Marathon a half-hour before the explosions yesterday. Cockrell, who specializes in Interventional Pain Management, ran from his hotel room to the site of the bombings after learning of the explosions. He offered to help the paramedics treat the victims, but the paramedics had their own […]

Tagged: Alabama Orthopaedic, Boston Marathon, Dr. Cockrell, runners

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Time to Make Birdies at AOC’s 15th Annual Charity Golf Tournament

Posted on April 9, 2013 to News and Press

15th Annual Alabama Orthopaedic Clinic Charity Golf Invitational Benefiting Victory Health Partners Thursday, May 10th, 2013 11am Registration • 11.30 am Lunch • 12.30pm Shotgun Start NEW FORMAT: 4-BALL SHAMBLE Azalea City Golf Course Take a break in your work weak and come out and play a 4-Ball Shamble with AOC. One great day and fantastic way to […]

Tagged: Alabama Orthopaedic, azalea city golf, charity, golf, victory health

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Sports Injury Analysis: Louisville Player Kevin Ware by W. Christopher Patton MD

Posted on April 1, 2013 to News and Press

Did you see the Gruesome injury sustained by Kevin Ware? Pitino said “it was as bad as I’ve ever been.” Ware was taken to the Methodist Hospital, which is two miles away from the arena. He had surgery later Sunday night and will remain in Indianapolis for at least two days. The open (compound) tibia fracture sustained […]

Tagged: Alabama Orthopaedic, aoc sports, Broken bones, dr patton

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AOC Announces New FREE Group Nutrition Class Dates

Posted on January 3, 2013 to Wellness Program

  AOC announces new dates and themes for our FREE group nutrition classes taught by The Delicious Dietitian. All group nutrition classes are at noon in the Gerald Wallace Auditorium on campus at Springhill Medical Center. Reservation is not required. Questions? Contact Sabrina Alexander, Director of Marketing at AOC.  sabrina_alexander@alortho.com or (251) 410-3654. 2013 Nutrition […]

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Healthy Holidays Sure to Impress

Posted on November 21, 2012 to AOC Physician Articles

“The holidays are fast approaching, and for many people, the fun and festivities will mean out of town house guests.  Keep your company happy with this yummy twist on a breakfast casserole.” suggest the Delicious Dietician in their blog for Southern Mushroom and Swiss Breakfast Casserole. With the many holidays that are upon us, many […]

Tagged: Alabama Orthopaedic, Delicious Dietician, Holidays, Nutrition, Thanksgiving

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Dr. Andre Fontana: Born To Be A Wild Doc

Posted on November 12, 2012 to AOC Physician Articles

Dr. Andre Fontana of Alabama Orthopaedic Clinic P.C. Physician specializing in Arthroscopy, Adult Orthopaedics, Shoulder, Foot and Knee Surgery First Job: Working in an auto parts store First Car: Nash Metropolitan Favorite Song: Steppenwolf’s Born to Be Wild What advice would you give your High School self? Study harder Who has helped you the most […]

Tagged: Alabama Orthopaedic, AOC, Bones, Dr. Fontana, orthopedic, shoulder

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AOC PATIENTS DID NOT RECEIVE STEROID INJECTIONS INVOLVED IN THE NATIONAL MENINGITIS OUTBREAK

Posted on October 19, 2012 to News and Press

Alabama Orthopaedic Clinic, PC has been notified by the Alabama Department of Public Health we are a health care facility that received products included in a third recall from the New England Compounding Center (NECC). These products have no known association with confirmed meningitis- and have not been proven to be contaminated.  The only AOC […]

Tagged: Alabama Orthopaedic Clinic, AOC, meningitis, NECC, New England Compounding Center, steroid injections

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Alabama Orthopaedic Clinic Charity Clay Shooting Tournament

Posted on October 9, 2012 to Community Events

AOC will be hosting its first Charity Clay Shoot on Thursday, November 8, 2012, at the Taylor Creek Shooting Preserve in Theodore, AL. Join us for a day of fun and show off your skills for a good cause. This year’s clay shoot will be raising money for Ransom Cafe. Ransom Cafe exists to combat […]

Tagged: Alabama, Benefit, Bones, Community Event, orthopedic, Ransom Cafe

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