Category: News and Events

Understanding Healthcare Consumerism

Physicians see increase in need to educate patients in both the quality and cost of treatments. NEWPORT NEWS, VA. (November 13, 2013) – More and more, Jeffrey R. Carlson, M.D., Managing Partner with the Orthopaedic & Spine Center (OSC) in Newport News, is having as many monetary conversations with his patients as he is medical…. Read more »

OSC Opens New Physical Therapy Center!

We are pleased to announce that our new Physical Therapy Center is now open! Located at 298 Nat Turner Boulevard, in the Port Warwick area of Newport News, the OSC Physical Therapy Center offers over 8000 square feet of treatment space specifically-designed with our patients in mind. The Physical Therapy Center provides care for a… Read more »

OSC Sponsors Virginia Peninsula Foodbank Contest on Facebook!

Orthopaedic & Spine Center Launches Community Foodbank Fundraising Effort Through Facebook The first full week of November, celebrated as National Philanthropy Month, the Orthopaedic & Spine Center in Newport News launched its inaugural online social giving campaign in support of the Foodbank of the Virginia Peninsula. For every new ‘like’ the orthopaedic practice receives on… Read more »

OSC Community Lecture – Dr. Robert Snyder, Tuesday, October 29th at 7:00 PM

Patient-Specific Knee Replacement – Dr. Robert Snyder Join Dr. Bob Snyder as he discusses both non-surgical and surgical treatment options for some of the most-commonly seen knee problems. Learn about Dr. Snyder’s personal experience with the ConFormis Knee Resurfacing System and why he prefers it for his own patients. Bring a friend, have some refreshments… Read more »

OSC Community Lecture – Dr. Mark McFarland, Tuesday, September 17th at 7:00 PM

Advanced Treatments for the Spine: Fusions, Disc Replacements & More Join Dr. Mark McFarland as he discusses advanced treatment options for the spine, including fusions and disc replacements. Dr. McFarland will present information on the best non-surgical and surgical therapies. Please bring your specific questions for Dr. McFarland. Bring a friend, have some refreshments and… Read more »

OSC Community Lecture – Effective Treatments for Shoulder Pain

Join Dr. Marty Coleman as he discusses treatment options for painful conditions of the shoulder. Learn how almost every shoulder problem can be successfully addressed, relieving pain and restoring function. Bring your specific questions for Dr. Coleman. Bring a friend, have some refreshments and get informed! Date & Time:  Tuesday, August 20th at 7:00 PM… Read more »

Jeffrey R. Carlson, MD – Community Lecture – Traditional vs. Computer-Matched Knee Replacement

Have you been told you need a knee replacement, but you aren’t sure what implant is the right choice for you? Join Dr. Jeffrey Carlson as he compares and contrasts traditional knee replacement to the more technologically-advanced knee replacement systems available today. Learn how surgeons can use MRI or CT images of the patient’s pre-surgical… Read more »

Boyd W. Haynes III, MD – The Future is Now: Robotic and Computer-Navigated Joint Replacement

Considering a knee or hip joint replacement? Join Dr. Boyd Haynes for an informative session about the newest surgical technologies available, including Makoplasty and Computer-Navigated Direct Anterior Hip Replacement. Learn about recovering at home with OSC’s Outpatient Joint Replacement Program. Bring a friend, have some refreshments and get informed! Call 757-596-1900 to register. Tuesday, July… Read more »

Jenny L. F. Andrus, MD, Speaks About Peripheral Neuropathy – Tuesday, July 16th

  Managing Pain from Peripheral Neuropathy: Treatment Options for a Better Life   Join Dr. Jenny Andrus as she discusses how to decrease pain and improve function, often without the use of habit-forming narcotics. Learn about pain management procedures that are performed in our office, offering you relief and a return to the activities you… Read more »