This special event has passed. If you need a student sports physical exam, please schedule an appointment at your local EmergeOrtho location. Are you a parent of a high school or middle school athlete? Are you unsure of where to take your child for a sports physical exam? At EmergeOrtho, our goal is to make […]
This special event has passed. If you need a student sports physical exam, please schedule an appointment at your local EmergeOrtho location. Emerge at the Top of your Game! Sports Physicals – Triangle Region Wednesday, May 15th | 6:00PM-8:00PM No appointment required Cost $10.00 (cash or check only) – money will be donated back to […]
Ankle sprains are one of the most common injuries seen by EmergeOrtho foot and ankle specialists and by our orthopaedic urgent care providers. Often, these injuries heal with conservative treatment. But occasionally, pain, swelling, or instability persists. How Do Ankle Sprains Happen? Any unexpected movement might cause an ankle sprain. As Dr. Nicholas Viens, Board […]
Overhead Athletes, especially baseball, softball, volleyball players, are susceptible to a ligament injury in their throwing arm. The injured ligament is referred to as the Ulnar Collatoral Ligament, or the UCL, and spans from the funny bone to the inner aspect of the forearm. It’s also known in layman’s terms as the Tommy John ligament. […]
We are pleased to introduce Orthopaedic Surgeon Alexia H. Soria, MD, to EmergeOrtho. With subspecialty training in Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery, Dr. Soria will be treating patients in Alamance, Durham, Johnston and Wake counties. Welcome to EmergeOrtho, Dr. Soria!
Welcome Dr. Soria! We are pleased to introduce Orthopaedic Surgeon Alexia H. Soria, MD, to EmergeOrtho. With sub-specialty training in hand and upper extremity surgery, Dr. Soria will be treating patients in Alamance, Durham, Johnston and Wake counties.
Update: Congratulations to the Durham Bulls on defeating the Memphis Redbirds 5-3 Tuesday night at PNC Field, capturing the Triple-A National Championship title for the second time in franchise history. Since 1980, Triangle Orthopaedics, now EmergeOrtho, has been Team Physicians for the Durham Bulls. The Triple-A affiliate team of the Tampa Bay Rays won fifth […]
For acute and chronic ligament and tendon sprains and strains, and mild arthritis, a new biologic treatment known as Platelet-Rich Plasma (PRP) is emerging as a promising therapy. At EmergeOrtho, board certified sports medicine physicians provide PRP therapy to athletes of all levels. What is Platelet-Rich Plasma (PRP) Therapy? Platelet-rich plasma is defined as a […]
EmergeOrtho Rheumatologists are working with the community as two support groups form in Durham County. A support group dedicated to all forms of arthritis began monthly meetings this Summer at Trinity Avenue Presbyterian Church in downtown. A new support group is starting in the month of September dedicated specifically to Rheumatoid Arthritis. This group will […]
Nora Fojtik, MD, is board-certified in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation and will be seeing patients in two Triangle-area locations. In addition to our Durham office, Dr. Fojtik will be extending Rehab Medicine to Burlington. Her clinical interests peripheral nerve and muscle disorders, with an expertise in electromyography (EMG) and nerve ultrasound. At EmergeOrtho, the Rehab Medicine team […]