A torn Achilles tendon can result from a fall that forces the foot into a dorsiflexed position (think toes forced towards your shin) or a forceful push-off motion that stresses the tendon beyond its capacity.
As Wisconsinites shovel their way through the recent snowfall that graces the midwest each and every year, the physicians at Orthopaedic Associates of Wisconsin anticipate the injuries that often result.
As Orthopaedic Associates of Wisconsin marches into 2021 with eager anticipation, we areexcited to welcome a new member to our team. Come February 1st, Dr. Ljiljana Bogunovic willbe seeing patients at our Golf Road clinic in Pewaukee.
It feels as though COVID-19 precautions have led us directly into the cold winter months, and the desire to leave the house to go out into the cold to a potentially germ-ridden gym has all but evaporated.
The decorations are up at our clinic in Pewaukee, and the holiday spirit is in the air. Though the snow has yet to fall, we are poised and ready to help you through the injuries that snow, ice, and too much eggnog can bring.
In orthopaedic medicine, many diagnostic tools exist to help our physicians find the diagnosis that leads to the treatment plan that gets our patients back to the healthy, active lifestyles in which they thrive.
As autumn approaches, children are trickling back into their fall athletic endeavors. It seems like a lifetime ago that the soccer, baseball, and football fields were teeming with brightly colored uniforms and flying objects.