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Dr. Patton, Sports Medicine Physician You Can Trust On and Off the Field

Posted on September 25, 2013 to News and Press

Dr. W. Christopher Patton of Alabama Orthopaedic Clinic P.C. Physician specializing in Sports Medicine First Job: Mowing lawns First Car: Rusty 1962 Nova Favorite local event? Mardi Gras Personal Life Married to Dr. Cindy Patton and has one son Education University of Mississippi, Baylor College of Medicine Residency University of Tennessee College of Medicine Fellowship […]

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AOC Welcomes Our Newest Members to the AOC Sports Team

Posted on August 21, 2013 to News and Press

The AOC Sports team is pleased to announce the recent hiring of two new Certified Athletic Trainers:   Alex White, ATC is a recent graduate from Middle Tennessee State University in Murfreesboro, TN where he received his Bachelor’s Degree. He most recently has been the Head Athletic Trainer for the Nashville Storm Arena League Football […]

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What To Do If You Have an AC Dislocation: Watch Dr. Clayton Lane of AOC Sports Medicine Explain

Posted on August 13, 2013 to News and Press

Thanks to modern medicine, surgery, and the skills of sports medicine specialists at Alabama Orthopaedic Clinic, shoulder separations can be surgically repaired through 4 small “poke holes” rather than the large incisions of the past. Shoulder separations, aka AC (acromioclavicular) dislocations often heal without surgery, but when they don’t it can be career-ending for an athlete. […]

Tagged: AC Dislocation, AOC, aoc sports, Dr. Clayton Lane, sports medicine, surgery, Video

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Joy Crouse, ATC Returns to her home at AOC

Posted on July 26, 2013 to News and Press

Alabama Orthopaedic Clinic, P.C. and the Sports Medicine Team welcome Joy Crouse, MS, ATC, CES back to AOC as Head Athletic Trainer. Ms. Crouse has 20 years of athletic training experience in the Mobile area and was most recently the Supervisor of the Sports Medicine program at Providence Hospital. Joy is a graduate of Theodore […]

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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 […]

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Patient Success Story: Dr. Patton Helped Me Get Back To Work

Posted on September 19, 2012 to AOC Physician Articles

  Hazel Gardner, Owner of Watch Me Grow Daycare, came to AOC for Arthroscopic knee surgery for medial meniscal tears both knees. Dr. Patton performed surgery on the right knee on June 28th and on the left knee on Aug 9th. AOC was able to sit down with Hazel and ask her a few questions […]

Tagged: Alabama Orthopaedic, AOC, aoc sports, Arthroscopic, dr patton, orthopedic

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Injury Analysis: University of Alabama RB Jalston Fowler by Dr. Patton

Posted on September 13, 2012 to AOC Physician Articles

“The recent injury to the knee of University of Alabama RB Jalston Fowler reminds us of how debilitating such injuries can be,” reports Dr. Patton, Sports Medicine Specialist as well as Knee and Shoulder Surgeon at AOC. Although no official report of the exact structures that have been damaged has been released, the video shows hyperextension of his […]

Tagged: Alabama Orthopaedic, alabama orthopedic, aoc sports, Broken bones, Christopher Patton MD, dr patton, MD, rehabilitation, sports injury, sports medicine

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Tulane’s Devon Walker: Football Injuries Review with Dr. Clayton Lane

Posted on September 10, 2012 to AOC Physician Articles

Tulane player, Devon Walker, sustained a cervical spine fracture this weekend. This is one of the most serious on-field injuries that can occur in the game of football. The real concern here or with a fracture to any part of the spine, is how much the spinal cord was traumatized during the injury. In cases […]

Tagged: Alabama, aoc sports, Broken Neck, Cervical Injuries, Devon Walker, Dr. Clayton Lane, Football, Football Injury, Halo, orthopaedic, orthopedic, Spine fracture, sports medicine

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Own Your Next Triathlon

Posted on September 6, 2012 to AOC Physician Articles

Phillip Bradley, AOC’s Director of Occupational Therapy, is participating in the Alabama Coastal Triathlon this weekend. Phillip and his wife, Kathryn, will be heading down to Gulf Shores this Friday to kick off the weekend event. Along with the Bradley’s, AOC’s Dr. Wayne Cockrell will also be participating in the triathlon. Phillip gave us some […]

Tagged: Alabama Orthopaedic, AOC, aoc sports, bone doctor, Bones, Dr. Wayne Cockrell, sports injury, Training, triathlon

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