Monthly Archives: March 2012

“Just” A Headache? Maybe Not.

Posted on March 15, 2012 to AOC Physician Articles

Concussions: “When in doubt, sit them out.” An estimated 300,000 sports-related traumatic brain injuries occur in the United States each year. 63,000 of these injuries occur at the high school level. Football causes 63% of these injuries, and girls’ soccer is the second leading cause. Most of these types of head injuries recover within a […]

Tagged: Alabama Orthopaedic, alabama orthopedic, AOC, concussion, head injury, head injury awareness month, joey jones, orthopedic

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Meet Dr. William Crotwell, III: Father. Doctor. Alabama Fan.

Posted on March 4, 2012 to AOC Physician Articles

Dr. William A. Crotwell, III of Alabama Orthopaedic Clinic P.C. Physician specializing in Hand Surgery, Foot & Ankle Surgery, Adult Orthopaedics, Joint Replacement, Sports Medicine, Arthroscopy and Industrial Medicine First Job: Hercules Powder Co. (made dynamite, nitroglycerin) It paid 11 cents more to go up the line and work the nitroglycerin production. (Learned early why people […]

Tagged: Alabama Orthopaedic, AOC, Dr. Crotwell, orthopedic, surgery

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Big Crowds and a 3rd Place Finish for AOC’s Team Bone Appetit in the 2012 Chili Cook-Off. More than 112 teams signed up this year for the annual American Cancer Society Chili Cook-Off in Bienville Square, which invites ticket-holders to sample each group’s offerings. Teams compete for recognition in several categories. Alabama Orthopaedic Clinic’s Team […]

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