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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
While walking your dog is a great way for you and your furry friend to bond, get outside, and get some exercise, it can be an injury risk if you’re not paying careful attention. In fact, dog walking injuries are more common than you may think as 2017 saw 4,400 reported ER visits related to […]Continue Reading
Running is one of the most popular ways to stay fit; however, the activity can also be taxing on the body as there are many injuries commonly associated with the sport. Therefore, if you enjoy running to stay in shape, it is important to know about the common running injuries and how you can prevent […]Continue Reading
Gluteal Tendinopathy (GT), often referred to as Greater Trochanter Pain Syndrome (GTPS), can affect both athletes and those who are inactive. The disorder occurs when a tendinopathy, or a disorder with a tendon, develops in one of the gluteal muscles or Greater Trochanter. When this occurs, the tendons can become inflamed, making it very painful […]Continue Reading
The joints of the human body tend to wear down the most over time. Unfortunately, this can lead to many needing joint replacement surgery as they age. Additionally, recovery from joint replacement surgery can be a long process that often requires very particular care and consideration to prevent reinjury. If you have recently undergone a […]Continue Reading