OrthoCarolina Hip and Knee Surgeons Establish  Periprosthetic Joint Infection Center

OrthoCarolina Hip and Knee Surgeons Establish Periprosthetic Joint Infection Center

Thomas Fehring MD, hip and knee surgeon with the OrthoCarolina Hip and Knee Center in Charlotte, has launched the OrthoCarolina Periprosthetic Joint Infection Center along with fellow hip and knee surgeons Brian Curtin, MD, Bryan Springer, MD, Keith Fehring, MD and Jesse Otero, MD.

OrthoCarolina Opens New Pineville Office

OrthoCarolina Opens New Pineville Office

OrthoCarolina has re-opened its Pineville location in a repurposed, fully renovated location that previously housed a Bi-Lo grocery store.

Study Reveals Children, Adults Born without Hand  Have Brain Functionality to Control Advanced Prosthetics

Study Reveals Children, Adults Born without Hand Have Brain Functionality to Control Advanced Prosthetics

Three Charlotte hand surgeons have discovered that people of any age born without a hand already have the functionality needed to control a prosthetic device using only their mind.

OrthoCarolina Expands to New Lincolnton Location

OrthoCarolina Expands to New Lincolnton Location

OrthoCarolina has opened a new office in Lincolnton and added physicians to expand its services and better serve patients in Lincoln County.

Verano M. Hermida, MD Joins OrthoCarolina Lincolnton

Verano M. Hermida, MD Joins OrthoCarolina Lincolnton

Dr. Verano M. Hermida, a bilingual orthopedic surgeon with 27 years of experience in general orthopedics and sports medicine, has joined OrthoCarolina Lincolnton.

Julia Bulkele, MD

Julia Bulkeley, MD, Joins OrthoCarolina Laurinburg

Dr. Julia Bulkeley has joined OrthoCarolina Laurinburg, specializing in pediatric orthopedic surgery and general orthopedics.

OrthoCarolina Releases NASCAR Surgery Numbers  and Injury Trends for 2018 Season

OrthoCarolina Releases NASCAR Surgery Numbers and Injury Trends for 2018 Season

As the 2019 NASCAR season begins, OrthoCarolina has announced its surgery numbers for the 2018 season as well as recent pit crew and mechanic injury trends in the sport.

Step inside the Operating Room: OrthoCarolina to Live Stream Hand Surgeries on Facebook

Step inside the Operating Room: OrthoCarolina to Live Stream Hand Surgeries on Facebook

An OrthoCarolina hand surgeon will perform a trigger finger release surgery and a carpal tunnel release on OrthoCarolina’s Facebook page during a live broadcast this Wednesday from Mallard Creek Surgery Center.

Dr. Thomas Fehring of OrthoCarolina Awarded  Research Grant for Irrigation and Debridement

Dr. Thomas Fehring of OrthoCarolina Awarded Research Grant for Irrigation and Debridement

Thomas K. Fehring, MD, hip and knee surgeon with the OrthoCarolina Hip and Knee Center, has been awarded a grant by The Foundation for Arthroplasty Research and Education (FARE), a 501(c) (3) organization, for his research How to Improve the Results of Irrigation and Debridement for Prosthetic Joint Infection through the use of Intraosseous Antibiotics.

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Why Does Removing a Cast Tickle?

Removing a cast at the doctor’s office can really tickle, and there’s true science behind the reason why.

Explore Your 704 Launches in Charlotte

Explore Your 704 Launches in Charlotte

OrthoCarolina has made a game of exploring neighborhoods across the Queen City. Partnering with marketing firm #thesavageway, OrthoCarolina has launched Explore Your 704, a four-week, first-of-its-kind scavenger hunt that takes participants on an outdoor journey of discovery, fun and wellness.

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10 New Physicians Join OrthoCarolina

OrthoCarolina has hired 10 new physicians to support the increasing needs of its patients and communities

#TheFreeWorkout Comes to Rock Hill and Fort Mill

#TheFreeWorkout Comes to Rock Hill and Fort Mill

OrthoCarolina has launched #TheFreeWorkout on sidewalks in Rock Hill and Fort Mill offering free, functional fitness. Utilizing clean graffiti, eight free workouts in local areas will help make fitness and a healthy lifestyle accessible to everyone. The bodyweight-based exercise routines designed by an OrthoCarolina medical provider will get the heart pumping and offer an alternative to a normal gym routine.

Step inside the Operating Room: OrthoCarolina to Live Stream Partial Rotator Cuff Surgery on Facebook

Step inside the Operating Room: OrthoCarolina to Live Stream Partial Rotator Cuff Surgery on Facebook

Dr. Robert “Bobby” Morgan will perform the Regeneten Rotator Cuff Bioinductive Implant surgical procedure, a new technology designed to improve the treatment of rotator cuff disease, live on Facebook.

Occupational Hand Therapy Fellowship Program at OrthoCarolina Earns Full Accreditation

Occupational Hand Therapy Fellowship Program at OrthoCarolina Earns Full Accreditation

The OrthoCarolina Occupational Hand Therapy Fellowship Program has received official accreditation from the American Occupational Therapy Association, Inc. (AOTA). OrthoCarolina now has the only accredited occupational/hand therapy program in North Carolina, and is one of just four accredited programs nationwide.

OrthoCarolina Research Institute, OrthoCarolina Launch Long-Term Research Project to Curb Opioid Abuse

OrthoCarolina Research Institute, OrthoCarolina Launch Long-Term Research Project to Curb Opioid Abuse

OrthoCarolina physicians and the OrthoCarolina Research Institute (OCRI) are creating and implementing the Carolinas Opioid Reduction Effort (CORE) project, the nation’s first comprehensive study designed to assess the effectiveness of opioid-free pain management for patients. The study, launching this month, will include hundreds of patients from common surgeries across various orthopedic subspecialities.

ORTHOCAROLINA PHYSICIANS TO PRESENT TEN  AAOS PODIUM PRESENTATIONS

ORTHOCAROLINA PHYSICIANS TO PRESENT TEN AAOS PODIUM PRESENTATIONS

OrthoCarolina physicians have been selected through work completed at the OrthoCarolina Research Institute (OCRI) to share research results in ten different podium presentations at the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons (AAOS) Annual Meeting.

OrthoCarolina Opens South Park Office

OrthoCarolina Opens South Park Office

OrthoCarolina has opened the doors to its newest orthopedic office OrthoCarolina South Park, located in the heart of South Park

Wellness Center

OrthoCarolina Opens Wellness Center

OrthoCarolina has opened the OrthoCarolina Wellness Center in Matthews, a facility that integrates group fitness classes, personal training, youth sports performance, yoga, weight management and wellness services, physical therapy, post-physical therapy fitness and more.

#TheFreeWorkout Comes to Winston-Salem

#TheFreeWorkout Comes to Winston-Salem

Free, easy-to-use bodyweight-based workouts can be found all over the city

OrthoCarolina Employee Wellness Program Ranks 2nd in the U.S.

OrthoCarolina also ranks first among Charlotte companies;

National program tracks corporate wellness initiatives nationwide

ORTHOCAROLINA NAMED HEALTHIEST EMPLOYER IN THE CHARLOTTE AREA FOR SECOND YEAR

OrthoCarolina has been named Charlotte’s Healthiest Employers by the Charlotte Business Journal for the second year in a row, in the category of 1,500-4,999 Employees.
OrthoCarolina Rock Hill Office

OrthoCarolina Rock Hill Adds Physical Therapy Services

OrthoCarolina Rock Hill has added physical therapy to its services in Rock Hill, effective May 1.

OrthoCarolina Hip and Knee Surgeons Meet with Congressional Leaders in D.C.

OrthoCarolina Hip and Knee Surgeons Meet with Congressional Leaders in D.C.

Physicians advocating for more economical value-based care for patients and access to joint replacement surgery.