Summer Sports: Who Will You Draft?

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 […]

Tagged: Alabama Orthopaedic, ankle, arm, elbow, foot, hip, knee, shoulder, training injuries

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16th Annual Alabama Orthopaedic Clinic Charity Golf Inivitational

Posted on May 6, 2014 to Community Events

It’s that time of year again! The 16th Annual AOC Charity Golf Invitational will be held at Azalea City Golf Course on Wednesday, May 14th at 11:00 a.m. This year ALL proceeds from this community outreach event will benefit Victory Health Partners. Victory Health Partners provides for the physical, emotional and spiritual needs of the medically underserved […]

Tagged: Alabama Orthopaedic, AOC, charity, golf, tournament, Victory Health Partners

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Comebacks Start Here: Mr. Terry’s Success Story

Posted on February 11, 2014 to News and Press

Recently, Buddy Terry, patient of Dr. Patton, underwent an Anterior Cruciate ligament repair surgery for his right knee injury. Terry successfully underwent surgery and was able to start a regimen of sport specific rehabilitation at Alabama Orthopaedic Clinic Physical Therapy. Thanks to the doctor and staff, and Terry’s willingness to stick to his plan for recovery, he was able to […]

Tagged: active lifestyle, Alabama Orthopaedic Clinic, dr patton, sports injury, success story

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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 […]

Tagged: Alabama Orthopaedic, aoc sports, Dr. W. Christopher Patton

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Can Arthritis Affect You? Dr. Russell A. Hudgens, M.D.

Posted on September 3, 2013 to News and Press

Arthritis is the most common cause of disability in the United States. With over 100 types of arthritis, we tend to focus on the most common type, osteoarthritis, also called degenerative joint disease, and the other most common type, inflammatory arthritis. This ailment affects up to 80% of people during their lifetime. Osteoarthritis is caused […]

Tagged: Alabama Orthopaedic, arthritis, Dr. Hudgens

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The Dangers of High Heels: Dr. Clayton Lane

Posted on August 28, 2013 to AOC Physician Articles

In January of 2012, The New York Times wrote a piece on the findings of several postdoctoral researchers at the Musculoskeletal Research Program at Griffith University in Queensland, Australia. The article is called “A Scientific Look at the Dangers of High Heels,” and presents the effects on the muscles and tendons of women who wear high heels at least […]

Tagged: Alabama Orthopaedic, AOC, dangers, Dr. Clayton Lane, feet, high heels

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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 […]

Tagged: Alabama Orthopaedic, aoc sports, orthopaedic, sports injury, sports medicine

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