Posted on February 14, 2017 to News and Press
Dr. Matthew Barber traveled to Birmingham, AL last week to speak at the Alabama Self-Insured Association (ASIA) Winter workshop. He spoke to a packed room on the benefits of 3D printed knee implants and was very well-received. * ASIA is an organization that represents the interests of employers in Alabama who self-insure workers’ compensation coverage […]
Posted on January 19, 2017 to News and Press
Springhill Medical Center is the first hospital in the Mobile area to offer Stryker’s Mako Robotic-Arm Assisted Partial Knee and Total Hip replacement procedures. This latest advancement in joint replacement surgery is transforming the way joint replacement procedures are performed. “This system allows us to be extremely precise in the planning, preparation and implantation of […]
Posted on September 1, 2016 to News and Press
Athletes are at risk for a number of knee injuries. A common knee injury experienced by many players—especially those participating in contact sports—is meniscus tears. Meniscus are the pieces of cartilage situated between the thighbone and shinbone that cushion the joints, provide stability, and act as shock absorbers. There are multiple ways the meniscus can […]
Posted on March 22, 2016 to News and Press
From the operating room to recovery, Dr. Clayton Lane offers an exclusive view of the new techniques being used in ACL surgery today. Surgeons have been trying to repair anterior cruciate ligament tears for a century, but until the last 25 years they were unsuccessful. In the last decade success rates have climbed to nearly […]
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 […]
Posted on June 3, 2014 to News and Press
Which doctors should you trust for Summer Sports Injuries? With summer fast approaching, it means one thing…football training. Preparation for the 2014 football season will soon be under way, and coaches are eager to implement new schemes devised from the lengthy offseason. If everything goes according to plan, their strategies should lead their team […]
Posted on April 3, 2012 to AOC Physician Articles
Knee injuries in sports are a common occurrence. One dreaded injury is a tear of the anterior cruciate ligament (ACL). Most ACL tears occur after a non-contact injury such as a wide receiver or soccer player making a sudden change in direction. The leg planted on the ground during the cutting move may experience enough […]
Posted on March 4, 2012 to Media
A short video explanation of cartilage and its role in the knee, by Sports Medicine Specialist Dr. Clayton Lane of Alabama Orthopaedic Clinic in Mobile, AL.
Posted on February 25, 2012 to Media
Brief explanation of the function of the meniscus in the knee and how it can be injured by Dr. Clayton Lane of AOC in Mobile, AL.
Posted on April 1, 2011 to Media
A brief explanation of arthroscopy and it’s role in the treatment of knee injuries by Dr. Clayton Lane, Sports Medicine Specialist at Alabama Orthopaedic Clinic.