Shoulder Arthritis: What It Is and How It’s Treated

2017-05-11T10:16:44+00:00 May 12th, 2017|Blog, Orthopaedic|

Your shoulder joints are some of the most mobile joints in your body; so when they become painful, you’ll definitely be reminded of it repeatedly. Because shoulder joints experience a lot of wear and tear over the years, they can easily become unstable. Shoulder arthritis is one of the most painful forms of arthritis. At [...]

Understanding Patellofemoral Pain

2017-05-11T10:12:38+00:00 May 4th, 2017|Blog, Sports Medicine|

You probably remember from school learning the words “patella” and “femur”. The patella and the femur are both bones in our legs. The patella is more commonly known as the kneecap, and the femur is the thigh bone. The patella is a small triangular bone in the front of your knee which moves with the [...]

Dr. Anthony Carter Named To The Board Of Directors For The Anterior Hip Foundation

2017-05-07T15:17:42+00:00 April 28th, 2017|Blog, DR. CARTER|

The Anterior Hip Foundation (AHF), an international society fostering advancement of the anterior approach to total hip replacement, has selected Dr. Anthony Carter, Hip and Knee Replacement surgeon at HROSM, to serve on their board of directors. Founded by global thought leader and anterior approach pioneer Dr. Joel Matta of Santa Monica, CA, the AHF [...]

HROSM Awarded 2017 Best Orthopaedic & Podiatry Group on the Peninsula

2017-05-07T15:18:58+00:00 April 24th, 2017|Awards/Honors, Blog|

Hampton Roads Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine (HROSM) – the largest orthopaedic practice on the Peninsula — was named the 2017 Readers’ Choice for “Best Orthopaedic Group” and “Best Podiatry Practice” by Coastal Virginia Magazine. This is the sixth consecutive year that HROSM has been presented with a Best of Readers’ Choice award. Winners of the [...]

A New Hip And Life For Betty

2017-05-07T15:21:56+00:00 April 18th, 2017|Blog, DR. BADDAR, Joint Replacement, Orthopaedic|

Before retiring in 2016, Betty spent 22 years working for the public school system: first, as a bus driver, and later as a secretary. She was in charge of attendance records and took great pride in making sure kids came to school and maintained great attendance records. In her retirement, Betty is finding a great [...]

Guidelines for Preventing Back Pain Caused by a Desk Job

2017-03-16T11:12:03+00:00 March 16th, 2017|Blog|

Most Americans suffer from back pain, at least during some period of their adult lives. Although, sometimes back pain is caused by accidents or sports-related injuries, it can also be the result of too much sitting. Do you have a desk job that involves a lot of sitting? If so, it is important to take [...]

The Cut & Dry of Chronic Pain Management: Interventional Pain Medicine

2017-03-27T09:42:26+00:00 March 16th, 2017|Blog, DR. BRADLEY, DR. HOFF, DR. SOHAGIA|

Understanding Chronic Pain Chronic pain is an ambiguous area of medicine. The most generalized and simple definition of chronic pain is any kind of pain that lasts longer than 6 months. WebMD offers a bit more detail regarding the nature of chronic pain, "chronic pain can be mild or excruciating, episodic or continuous, merely [...]

How Can I Tell If My Joint Pain is Arthritis?

2017-03-06T12:11:24+00:00 March 6th, 2017|Blog, DR. BADDAR, Get Moving, Joint Replacement|

Your joints ache much of the time, you're approaching that "certain age", and you find yourself wondering lately, "How can I tell if my symptoms are caused by arthritis?" You're not alone, and according to the Arthritis Foundation, that is a very common question! It seems a lot of people think they might have arthritis, [...]

HAMPTON ROADS ORTHOPAEDICS & SPORTS MEDICINE IS CELEBRATING 5 YEARS IN WILLIAMSBURG

2017-02-28T11:55:37+00:00 February 28th, 2017|Blog, DR. ALDRIDGE, DR. BRADLEY, DR. CAVAZOS, DR. LAMBERT|

It’s orthopedic care you can trust, in your hometown. Five years ago, HROSM expanded their office locations to include an office in Newtown of Williamsburg. Dr. Daniel Cavazos, MD, F.A.A.O.S., founded the location after realizing many Williamsburg residents were driving to Richmond for specialized treatment.  Dr. Cavazos developed a passion for growing specialized local [...]

HROSM Has Made It to the Final Round of Voting!

2017-02-24T08:07:40+00:00 February 24th, 2017|Awards/Honors, Blog|

For several years now, Coastal Virginia Magazine has hosted the “Best of 757 Readers’ Choice Awards.” This opportunity gives those in our community the chance to cast their vote for who they believe is the best in the 757. The categories include health and wellness, restaurants, education, travel, and so much more. With the support [...]