Handling workers’ compensation claims can be challenging, but Orthopaedic Associates of St. Augustine’s dedicated team helps organizations and their employees through the process. We will manage and treat work-related injuries covered under workers’ compensation, while maintaining open lines of communication with all parties involved, including patients, employers, insurance providers, claims adjusters, and attorneys. In addition to boasting a team of board-certified and fellowship-trained physicians and surgeons, we employ a renowned rehabilitation team of physical and occupational therapists to help patients recover from their injury and get back to work.Read more
Sina Kasraeian, MD, is a board certified orthopaedic surgeon with fellowship training and a subspecialty certification in sports medicine. Like many of his patients, Dr. Kasraeian participates in extreme sports, helping him truly understand what his patients need from diagnosis to recovery. Dr. Kasraeian’s unique experience with athletes ranging from amateur to professional is an asset to both OASA and our patients.
Athletes are expected to keep their bodies in top physical shape at all times in order to stay competitive, but even if you aren’t a hardcore athlete, you are vulnerable to injury and should make your orthopaedic health a priority. The most common sports-related injuries involve joints, muscles, and ligaments – even for those who […]Continue Reading
Whether athletics and physical activity are a major part of your life or not, experiencing an injury is frustrating. More than just missing out on doing the everyday activities that you love, being sidelined by an injury can cause muscle loss due to a process called muscular atrophy. Atrophy is a product of the reduced […]Continue Reading
Magnetic Resonance Imaging, or MRI, is a noninvasive procedure used to conduct diagnostics on patients by using magnetic fields and radio waves to create an accurate image of the human body. MRI scans allow our team of physicians to detect a wide range of medical abnormalities in their early stages, giving patients the best possible […]Continue Reading
Knee arthroplasty, otherwise known as total knee replacement, is one of the most commonly performed joint replacement surgeries in the United States. Its primary function is to relieve pain associated with moderate to severe arthritis of the knee, and to help restore proper function of the knee joint. During a total knee replacement procedure, your […]Continue Reading