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What to Know Before Undergoing Arthroscopy Oct 9th, 2020

Arthroscopy is a minimally invasive surgical procedure used to diagnose various problems within a joint or to repair damage to any part of the joint. The physician inserts the arthroscope, a small tube containing optical fibers and lenses, through small incisions — each about the size of a buttonhole —...

Dr. Pateder Performs First Case In The Us Using New Fda Approved Minimally Invasive Spinal Device Dec 11th, 2016

First in U.S.! LinkSPINE is announcing the first U.S. implantation of the FacetLINK MINI, a titanium device that uses two screws and an expandable cross-connector assembly to stabilize the lumbar spine after a tissue-sparing midline decompression. Dhruv Pateder, M.D., an orthopedic spinal surgeon, performed the first U.S. MINI case at...

Announcing New Saturday Pt Hours Dec 10th, 2016

Town Center Orthopaedic Associates is proud to announce that beginning October 15th we will be offering PT hours on Saturday mornings at our Reston office. The hours will be between 8:00AM and 12 Noon. We are happy that we can offer these services to better service our patients. Please ask...

New In Motion Publication Available Dec 6th, 2016

In Motion, a quarterly publication from the American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine, is now available online here on our website. In Motion is published on a quarterly basis, and is designed to highlight relevant information for multiple age groups from exercise and rehabilitation to nutrition and psychology. To view...