Category: News and Events

Snow-meggedon? Snow-pocalypse? Inclement weather headed our way!

Here we go again! A severe winter weather warning has been issued for our area until mid-day Wednesday, January 29th. Although every effort will be made to keep our offices open, OSC may have to close due to a power outage or if roads are too hazardous for travel. Please be advised…IF you have an… Read more »

Inclement Weather Expected – Call OSC BEFORE Heading to Your Appointment

Due to the Winter Weather Warning which has been issued for the evening of January 21, 2014, we may see significant accumulations of snow and ice. This may make travelling dangerous or may cause power outages. If you have a scheduled appointment for Wednesday, January 22nd, you should call our main office number – 757-596-1900… Read more »

OSC Community Lecture for Tonight (January 21st) Cancelled

Due to the Winter Weather Warning issued for the Hampton Roads area, the OSC Community Lecture scheduled for tonight at 7:00 PM with Dr. John D. Burrow has been cancelled. We will reschedule the lecture with Dr. Burrow for March or April 2014. Stay tuned to our Facebook page, our website, our e-newsletter, the Health… Read more »

Happy Holidays from the OSC Family to Your Family!

Orthopaedic & Spine Center will be closed on Christmas Eve, Tuesday, December 24th and on Christmas Day, Wednesday December 25th. We will have physicians on call to take of any emergencies that our patients may have over the holiday. We will reopen for business on Thursday, December 26th at 8:00 AM. We wish for you… Read more »

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 »