AOC Physician Articles

Christopher Patton, MD Explains Patrick Mahomes Dislocated Knee

Posted on October 23, 2019 to AOC Physician Articles, News and Press

Christopher Patton, MD Explains Patrick Mahomes Dislocated Knee

During a quarterback sneak against Denver, Patrick Mahomes dislocated his right patella (knee cap). The combination of a twist to the knee and the collision caused the patella to dislocate laterally. It was gently put back in place by the medical staff on the field by extending the knee and pushing the patella back in […]

Tagged: Denver, dislocated knee, Patrick Mahomes, Patrick Mahomes dislocated his right patella, Patrick Mahomes dislocated knee

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Grant Shell, MD Explains Tua Tagovailoa’s Ankle Injury

Posted on October 21, 2019 to AOC Physician Articles, News and Press

Grant Shell, MD Explains Tua Tagovailoa's Ankle Injury

Against the Tennessee Volunteers, Tua Tagovailoa, Alabama Crimson Tide Quarterback, suffered a high ankle sprain. He underwent a “tight-rope procedure” on Sunday morning and will miss the next 1-2 games, per Head Coach Nick Saban. A high ankle sprain is an injury to the ligaments between the fibula and tibia just above the ankle joint […]

Tagged: ankle injury, Arthrex, Grant Shell, High Ankle Sprain, Nick Saban, tight-rope procedure, Tua, Tua Tagovailoa

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Grant Shell, MD Explains Feleipe Franks’ Ankle Injury

Posted on September 24, 2019 to AOC Physician Articles, News and Press

GRANT SHELL, MD EXPLAINS Feleipe Franks’ Ankle INJURY

Against the Kentucky Wildcats, Florida Gators’ Quarterback, Feleipe Franks, suffered a dislocated ankle that contains a fracture. He will miss the remainder of the 2019 season and face a sixth-month recovery. This is a serious injury that is most commonly seen during contact sports in addition to twisting injuries. Initially, the fracture is reduced back […]

Tagged: ankle fracture, dislocated ankle, Feleipe Franks, Florida Gators, Kentucky Wildcats, orthopedic surgeon, Quarterback, twisting injuries

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Jeffrey Boatright, MD Explains Drew Brees’ Thumb Injury

Posted on September 19, 2019 to AOC Physician Articles, News and Press

Jeffrey Boatright, MD Explains Drew Brees' Thumb Injury

Mr Brees’ thumb injury is a fairly common one amongst athletes at all levels. Commonly referred to as gamekeeper’s or skier’s thumb, it involves a rupture of one of the key stabilizing ligaments to the thumb MCP joint (knuckle). This ligament is critical for activities that involve strong pinch or grip or grasp. This used […]

Tagged: Drew Brees, gamekeeper's thumb, Jeff Boatright M.D., MCP joint, Mike Trout, skier's thumb

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Watch Dr. Barber on Uncle Henry discussing joint replacement advances including robotic surgery, custom implants and outpatient options

Posted on August 18, 2019 to AOC Physician Articles, Community Events, News and Press

Watch Dr. Barber on Uncle Henry discussing joint replacement advances including robotic surgery, custom implants and outpatient options

  Dr. Barber visited the Uncle Henry morning show on Friday (August 16th) to discuss joint replacement advances including robotic surgery, custom implants and outpatient options.

Tagged: custom implants, Dr. Barber, Joint replacement, outpatient, robotic surgery

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Meet Dr. Michael L. Granberry

Posted on August 1, 2019 to AOC Physician Articles, News and Press

Meet Dr. Michael L. Granberry

Having been a serious runner and triathlete in his earlier years, Dr. Michael L. Granberry understands the stress that can be put on joints and the need for specialized care in order to keep them healthy. At AOC, that’s exactly what Dr. Granberry specializes in. He helps patients with all sorts of joint issues, focusing […]

Tagged: Dr. Granberry, hip replacement, Joint replacement, Knee implant, knee pain, Knee Replacement

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