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Workers' Compensation

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.

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Five Signs That Say "See A Doctor"

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.

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Total Hip & Knee Replacements

with James Grimes, MD

James Grimes, MD, a founding partner of Orthopaedic Associates of St. Augustine, is one of the most renowned joint replacement surgeons in North Florida. Dr. Grimes has been at the forefront of joint surgery for many years. He helped develop computer navigation for use during partial knee surgery, completed the first arthroscopic resurfacing procedure in the county, performed the first outpatient joint replacement in the county, and continues to push the boundaries of technology and surgical capabilities at Flagler Hospital where he is the current President of the Medical Staff. Not only is Dr. Grimes an innovative physician, but he is an active member of the community who regularly coaches local sports teams. Dr. Grimes is truly an asset to our team and the community at large.

An Update on the COVID-19

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.

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Golf Tournament Raises Over $25,000 for Betty Griffin Center Doctors and their guests took part in the Ninth Annual Orthopaedic Associates of St. Augustine Golf Tournament which raised $25,700 for the Betty Griffin Center. Read More

What Are Shin Splints?

If your shins ache and become inflamed when you exercise, then you may be suffering from shin splints. Also known as medial tibial stress syndrome, shin splints is a condition that results after a large amount of stress has been put on your shinbone. This often occurs among athletes, but it can also occur from […]

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Common Reasons for Neck Pain

When it comes to joints or muscles, many focus on strengthening the back or legs to prevent issues and pain with aging. While those areas are certainly important to monitor, you must not forget about your neck.  The neck is important in spinal alignment and head mobility, so issues that start as neck pain can […]

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Swimming With Shoulder Pain

Compared to higher-impact physical activities like running or biking, swimming is one of the best fitness routines to deliver a full body workout; it burns a decent amount of calories, it’s refreshing, and it’s generally low-impact. However, while swimming can be easy on the body, you can risk further injury if you swim while experiencing […]

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Functional Strength Training for Sports

Functional strength training is a term used in the fitness industry to describe exercises that enable the body to better perform a specific function. Many athletes practice functional strength training exercises to condition their bodies, increase muscle memory, and enhance their performance by improve skills related to their sport such as throwing, catching, sprinting, or […]

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