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November 29, 2021
Everything You Need to Know About Arthroscopic Surgeries

Arthroscopic surgery is a minimally invasive procedure used to treat diseases and injuries of the joint. The surgeon uses a small camera or scope (arthroscope) and small tools to repair the joint through tiny incisions. Since the procedure involves smaller incisions than those with open surgery, healing and recovery are generally shorter.  Though arthroscopic surgery […]

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October 31, 2021
5 of the Most Difficult Orthopedic Surgeries to Recover From

With most surgeries, some amount of pain is expected. Some people hesitate to have surgery out of fear of a long, challenging, and painful recovery. It is important to consider that some surgeries are more difficult to recover from than others, but you will find relief from your symptoms if you can get through the […]

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October 1, 2021
What to Expect from Frozen Shoulder Surgery

Do you have pain and stiffness in your shoulder? You may have a frozen shoulder, also known as adhesive capsulitis. It is a condition that affects the capsule or joint lining of the shoulder. Over time, it can make the shoulder difficult to move or rotate.  Sometimes frozen shoulders can get better on their own. […]

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September 13, 2021
What to Expect With Achilles Tendon Surgery

The Achilles tendon is a strong tendon that connects the muscles in your calf to your heel. The tendon helps us walk, run, and jump. Because of this, it can become injured or even tear.  In most cases, this happens if there is a strong but sudden force. Of course athletes are at risk for […]

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July 31, 2021
What to Expect from Trigger Finger Surgery?

If you have been diagnosed with a trigger finger, then you are familiar with the symptoms. The finger can be stuck in a curled position. Unfortunately, it can often cause significant pain leading some patients to consider surgery at an outpatient surgery center in Cary.  Often the pain is experienced not just when the finger […]

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July 30, 2021
Three Things You Need to Know About Bunion Surgery

If you have a bunion, does that mean you'll need to have surgery? Not necessarily  Many people find relief by taking measures to remove pressure from the big toe. This may include wearing a shoe that provides comfort or better cushioning in the shoe.  However, if these measures have failed and you have continued pain, […]

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June 21, 2021
When Should You Get a Hip Replacement?

Hip pain can be incredibly challenging because it limits activities of daily living. If you have experienced chronic hip pain and conservative treatment has failed to provide relief, you may be wondering about a hip replacement.  Surgery is always a difficult decision, and recovery will take time. If you have pain and it is affecting […]

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May 17, 2021
When is Ankle Surgery Necessary?

The ankle is an intricate structure composed of muscles, tendons, ligaments, and bones, and thus, prone to injury. Sprains and fractures are common, especially among athletes, sometimes requiring surgical repair. Often this may happen after the repeated injury as ligaments, and the structures in the ankle are damaged and weaken over time.  The other leading […]

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March 28, 2021
What is the difference between inpatient and outpatient?

Many patients are aware of the main difference between outpatient and inpatient care, namely, that inpatient requires an overnight stay. However, there are several other key differences to be aware of when comparing the two types of patient care.  As a provider of outpatient orthopedic surgery in Cary, Orthopaedic Surgery Center of Panther Creek can […]

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March 21, 2021
Arthroscopic Knee Surgery: When to Get a Knee Scope?

A common treatment for knee injuries is knee arthroscopy. Why is it a preferred treatment method? It is safe, easy, offers a quick recovery, and is also effective.  Essentially, the doctor inserts an instrument called an arthroscopy to view and repair the knee. We will look in-depth into arthroscopic knee surgery in the article, so […]

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Cary, NC 27519
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