when you might need ankle surgery

Ankle

Ankle Treatment and Ankle Surgery Ankle injuries are one of the most common orthopedic problems. While many do not lead to ankle surgery, proper diagnosis and treatment require the expertise of an orthopedic specialist. An estimated 2.9 million ankle injuries occur in the U.S. each year. Although more than one third are sports-related, ankle pain Read More »

Arthroscopic Surgery; A Less Invasive Way to Treat Joint Damage

Arthroscopic Surgery

Arthroscopic Surgery; A Less Invasive Way To Treat Joint Damage Arthroscopic Surgery (also called arthroscopy or keyhole surgery) is a minimally invasive surgical procedure and one of the most commonly performed today. Originally, arthroscopy was designed as a tool for visualizing, diagnosing and planning for standard surgery. Today, arthroscopic surgery has significantly enhanced the quality Read More »

Bone health options in Colorado

Bone Health

Maintaining Bone Health And Treating Osteoporosis Good bone health is integral to a mobile, active and healthy lifestyle. Unfortunately, many people do not think about it until they experience pain or injury, well after the onset of the early stages of osteoporosis. In fact, you may have heard osteoporosis referred to as the “silent disease”, Read More »

Treating Elbow Pain

Elbow

Treating Elbow Pain Elbow pain can be particularly limiting to everyday life. The elbow joint is the essential link between the forearm and the wrist and hand used frequently in our diurnal activities. However, this flexion, extension and rotation used every day may become painful movements. Elbow Injuries Elbow injury and pain present themselves in Read More »

Foot Problem See A Foot Doctor

Foot

Foot Doctors Setting The Standards In Colorado Experienced foot doctors and surgeons know that the foot is one of the most complex components of the skeletal system. There are 26 bones, 33 joints and more than 100 muscles, tendons and ligaments working in tandem to support the body’s weight and propel you through your daily Read More »

Foot Reconstruction Surgery

Foot Reconstruction

Foot Reconstruction Surgery Gets Patients Walking Again Many people don’t know what foot reconstruction surgery is, or all the conditions it can repair. Reconstructive foot surgery can correct birth defects, diseases and other foot ailments that can greatly improve a patient’s medical and aesthetic needs. Alleviating pain and restoring function are the primary objectives of Read More »

Regenerative Medicine in Colorado

General

General orthopedics includes diagnosis and treatment of musculoskeletal issues including muscle, bone, and joint injuries. OCC’s orthopedic doctors, or orthopedists, understand how disruptive injuries can be, and are committed to delivering world-class care to every patient. We treat a wide variety of patients from children to adults including athletes at all levels. Proper diagnosis, treatment Read More »

hand surgeons - Colorado's Top hand specialists for hand pain

Hand

Colorado’s Top Hand Surgeons OCC Hand surgeons are dedicated to repairing one of the most sensitive and useful parts of the body. We use our hands throughout the day to perform a variety of activities, from getting dressed to driving and working. However, when an injury or other issue causes damage, the subsequent pain and Read More »

hip pain

Hip

Understanding And Treating Hip Pain To understand hip pain, it’s key to understand how the hip functions. The hip is an extremely strong and amazingly flexible ball and socket joint, whose primary function is to support the weight of the body. It allows the leg to move back and forth, out to the side, and Read More »

For knee pain see an OCC Knee Doctor

Knee

Make Knee Pain A Thing Of The Past Knee pain afflicts millions of people of all ages every day. It can often be unbearable to get through every day activities like walking upstairs or sitting in a chair. The knee is one of the largest and most complex joints in the body. It is a hinge Read More »