30Apr, 2018

Meet Susie | Jewett Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Center Patient Testimonial

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See what patients have to say about their experience with our Foot & ankle program at Jewett Orthopaedic. Meet Susie, a patient of Dr. John Papa, as she shares her story about her experience with Jewett Orthopaedic. Jewett Orthopaedic is home to Central Florida’s only board-certified and fellowship-trained foot and ankle surgeons, our experienced team offers a full spectrum of care from common injuries, diseases and disorders to complicated conditions. Learn More at Jewettortho.com At Jewett Orthopaedic Clinic our tradition, passion and innovation cannot be contained, and neither can our […]
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30Apr, 2018

Golf injuries: Play it safe with these tips

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Golf injuries are common but avoidable. Learn how to protect yourself. Although golf is a low-impact sport, it’s associated with a significant number of injuries. Many golfing-related injuries are a result of poor mechanics or overuse. The most commonly injured area is the lower back, followed by the elbow, wrist and hand, and shoulder. Follow these tips to stay in shape on the course. Adjust your swing The entire body is used to execute a golf swing in a complex and coordinated movement. When this movement is repeated frequently, significant […]
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18Apr, 2018

ACL Injuries

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ACL Injuries Call for appointment: (407) 629-2444 The Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) is the ligament responsible for stabilizing an individual’s knee. The tearing of the ACL is one of the most common knee injuries reported, particularly in sports. To learn more about the ACL and how to prevent and treat ACL tears, check out the questions listed below.   What is the ACL? The Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) is an important structure responsible for stabilizing the knee. It is located at the front of the knee between the shin bone […]
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27Mar, 2018

Employee of the Month – February

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We are honored to announce Sheila as February’s recipient of the Dr. Gregory Munson Employee of the Month Award.   Sheila has worked for JOC since 1996 and is a well-seasoned, integral member of our University staff. Sheila schedules surgery for two very busy physicians all while keeping the MDs and patient’s happy with no complaints. She remains in contact with the patients and guides them through the surgery process extremely well. She is well-liked amongst her coworkers and patients. Sheila does everything she’s asked to do all while keeping […]
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6Feb, 2018

What can you expect on your first day of physical therapy

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Physical therapists are licensed health care professionals who help patients improve or restore mobility, and help patients reduce pain, and avoid the need for surgery. Physical therapists examine, evaluate, and treat patients whose conditions limit their ability to move and function in daily life. Our physical therapist’s overall goal is to maintain, restore, or improve your mobility and help reduce your pain. You can make an appointment with a physical therapist without a physician referral. Whether this is your first visit or you’ve been treated by a physical therapist in […]
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