Laminectomy

Minimally Invasive Relief for Spinal Stenosis and Related Conditions A minimally invasive laminectomy aims to increase space within the spinal canal, alleviating pressure on spinal nerves. Often conducted alongside procedures like discectomy, foraminotomy, or spinal fusion, it may also address bone spurs. Typically utilized to relieve spinal stenosis effects, this surgery is minimally invasive, [...]

Laminectomy2024-02-13T11:35:45-05:00

Should I See an Orthopaedic Specialist After a Car Accident?

What are the orthopaedic injuries that occur in car accidents? Is it normal to have back pain after a car accident? How can orthopaedic care help me recover from a car accident? When you experience a minor car accident, such as getting rear-ended in traffic, you may not immediately feel the need to seek [...]

Should I See an Orthopaedic Specialist After a Car Accident?2023-12-12T16:59:56-05:00

Celebrating Physical Therapy Month: The Role of PT in Orthopaedic Care

October is Physical Therapy Month at Advanced Orthopaedics Centers. This month is a time to recognize the significant contributions of physical therapy and how important it is to the success of orthopaedic care.  Within the specialized field of orthopaedics, physical therapy is an invaluable tool that helps with recovery, managing chronic pain, and enhancing your [...]

Celebrating Physical Therapy Month: The Role of PT in Orthopaedic Care2023-10-26T13:47:13-04:00

What is Sciatica?

Causes of Sciatica Symptoms of Sciatica Treatment Options What are the next steps? Sciatica is a common condition that affects millions of individuals worldwide. It occurs when the sciatic nerve, the longest and thickest nerve in the body, becomes compressed or irritated. The sciatic nerve originates in the lower back, extends through the buttocks, [...]

What is Sciatica?2023-08-18T15:34:14-04:00

What Is the Best Age to Have a Knee Replacement?

What is knee replacement surgery? Are there different types of knee replacement surgery? What are the signs that I need a knee replacement? What is the average age for knee replacement surgery? Chronic knee pain can be debilitating. As mobility in the knee decreases, many people find it increasingly challenging to keep up with [...]

What Is the Best Age to Have a Knee Replacement?2023-04-06T13:59:53-04:00

Welcoming TJ Citta-Pietrolungo, D.O.

We are pleased to announce the addition of a new board certified physiatrist to our facility. TJ Citta-Pietrolungo, D.O., will now be seeing patients at our Woodbury location.  Click the photo to learn more about her. Woodbury Office 414 Tatum Street • Woodbury, NJ 08096 TJ Citta-Pietrolungo, D.O. [...]

Welcoming TJ Citta-Pietrolungo, D.O.2024-01-25T12:00:41-05:00
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What Does Arthroscopic Knee Surgery Do?

What is knee arthroscopy? What are the benefits of arthroscopic knee surgery? How can arthroscopic surgery help my knee pain? When should I consider arthroscopic knee surgery?  The knee is the largest joint in the body, with four main structural components: bones, cartilage, ligaments, and tendons. When something goes wrong with any of these [...]

What Does Arthroscopic Knee Surgery Do?2024-02-02T16:27:32-05:00

Is Walking Good for Plantar Fasciitis?

What is plantar fasciitis? Why would I get plantar fasciitis? How is plantar fasciitis diagnosed? What treatments exist for plantar fasciitis and does walking help? Can I do anything to help my plantar fasciitis?  The majority of Americans think that their feet are “the least important body part in terms of our overall health [...]

Is Walking Good for Plantar Fasciitis?2024-01-25T11:39:19-05:00
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How Long Does It Take to Recover From a Knee Replacement?

Why would I need a knee replacement? What is knee replacement? What’s it like to recover from a knee replacement? How long does a knee replacement last? Each year, around 600,00 people in the United States undergo knee replacement surgery, but how long does it take to recover from a knee replacement?  These surgeries [...]

How Long Does It Take to Recover From a Knee Replacement?2021-08-20T00:46:48-04:00

Coronavirus Resources

As part of our response to COVID-19, we’re taking additional proactive steps to ensure the health and safety of anyone visiting our office so you can feel confident you and your loved ones are protected while at our office. Aside from the additional safety protocols, you’ll experience several differences during your appointment with your [...]

Coronavirus Resources2021-07-01T00:32:10-04:00