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The Elf That Fell Off The Shelf

Posted on December 12, 2014 to News and Press

Every year Shane NanEggins looks forward to his job as the Smith’s Elf on the Shelf. This year, his job was almost interrupted when the new house cat, Augustus, caused Shane to fall off his shelf and hurt his leg. Thankfully, Shane went to Alabama Orthopaedic Clinic! 1. Setting up His Appointment Shane needed to […]

Tagged: Alabama Orthopaedic, Alabama Orthopaedic Clinic, AOC, Broken bones, Christmas, Elf on the Shelf, knee, rehabilitation

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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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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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AOC’s Dr. Zarzour: Family Man Who Does It All

Posted on September 5, 2012 to AOC Physician Articles

Dr. Robert Joseph Zarzour of Alabama Orthopaedic Clinic P.C. Physician specializing in General Orthopaedic Surgery. Hobbies: Wood working, making custom pens Guilty Pleasures: Zapps Potato Chips First Job: Bag Boy First Car: Chevrolet Corvair Favorite Song: Old johnny Cash Songs Have you always planned to go into medicine? If not, what was your original career […]

Tagged: active lifestyle, Alabama Orthopaedic, AOC, Arthroscopy, bone doctor, Broken bones, Dr. Zarzour, General Trauma, rehabilitation

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MRI Cross Sections of Leg Muscles. Interesting & Eye Opening.

Posted on February 8, 2012 to AOC Physician Articles

Want to look and feel younger? Then get up. A recent study in The Physician and Sports Medicine Journal states that it is the lack of physical activity, NOT aging, that increases your risk of losing muscle tone and strength. Poor nutrition, sedentary living, and other lifestyle choices (such as not exercising regularly) can leave […]

Tagged: active lifestyle, aging, Alabama Orthopaedic, AOC, bone doctor, Bones, Broken bones, MRI, sedentary

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