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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
Did you know that we have m ore than 300 bones and joints in our bodies? If one of them isn't functioning properly, you could be in for a world of pain and discomfort. An orthopaedic physician specializes in the entire musculoskeletal system and utilizes both surgical and non-surgical processes to treat patients.Read The Full Article
Albert Volk, MD, one of the founding partners of Orthopaedic Associates of St. Augustine, is a fellowship-trained knee and shoulder reconstructive and sports medicine surgeon. He has two board certifications with the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgeons, one in Orthopaedic Surgery and the other in Sports Medicine. Dr. Volk has been at the forefront of shoulder surgery, reducing the invasiveness of the procedure and limiting the recovery time post-op. He has extensive experience in treating conditions of the shoulder, mostly through arthroscopic procedures, and was previously the Chief Medical Advisor for the Professional Women’s Tennis Association.
The safety and well-being of our patients and community members are our highest priority. OASA continues to actively monitor the spread of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) in our communities.Continue Reading
For function and mobility, the knee is one of the body’s most important parts. If not for your knees and their ability to bend, you could not walk, run, or jump. Sometimes, from overuse—or even illness—you can sustain injury to the tendon connecting your kneecap to your shinbone. Commonly called tendonitis of the knee, patellar […]Continue Reading
Regardless of the season, Florida residents are blessed with abundant sunshine and high temperatures year round, which makes for excellent swimming weather. A refreshing pastime, not only is swimming a great way to combat hot weather, but it’s also an incredibly fun activity and cardio exercise. In fact, a consistent swimming schedule is a huge […]Continue Reading
While baseball is America’s pastime, football is arguably the nation’s most popular sport. Not only is playing football a great physical activity to help players of all ages gain speed, strength, and athletic skill, but it is also instrumental in building character, sportsmanship, and physical prowess in our youth. As such, it’s no wonder that […]Continue Reading
The human body can do incredible things and is often pushed to, or even past, its limits. If you play a sport or participate in strenuous physical activity, you understand the toll it can take on your body. An important thing to remember is that like any machine, your body needs care and maintenance to […]Continue Reading