HROSM Awarded 2017 Best Orthopaedic & Podiatry Group on the Peninsula

2017-04-24T15:43:31+00:00 April 24th, 2017|Awards/Honors, Blog|

Hampton Roads Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine (HROSM) – the largest orthopaedic practice on the Peninsula — was named the 2017 Readers’ Choice for “Best Orthopaedic Group” and “Best Podiatry Practice” by Coastal Virginia Magazine. This is the sixth consecutive year that HROSM has been presented with a Best of Readers’ Choice award. Winners of the [...]

A New Hip And Life For Betty

2017-04-18T12:26:20+00:00 April 18th, 2017|Blog, DR. BADDAR, Joint Replacement, Orthopaedic|

Before retiring in 2016, Betty spent 22 years working for the public school system: first, as a bus driver, and later as a secretary. She was in charge of attendance records and took great pride in making sure kids came to school and maintained great attendance records. In her retirement, Betty is finding a great [...]

Guidelines for Preventing Back Pain Caused by a Desk Job

2017-03-16T11:12:03+00:00 March 16th, 2017|Blog|

Most Americans suffer from back pain, at least during some period of their adult lives. Although, sometimes back pain is caused by accidents or sports-related injuries, it can also be the result of too much sitting. Do you have a desk job that involves a lot of sitting? If so, it is important to take [...]

The Cut & Dry of Chronic Pain Management: Interventional Pain Medicine

2017-03-27T09:42:26+00:00 March 16th, 2017|Blog, DR. BRADLEY, DR. HOFF, DR. SOHAGIA|

Understanding Chronic Pain Chronic pain is an ambiguous area of medicine. The most generalized and simple definition of chronic pain is any kind of pain that lasts longer than 6 months. WebMD offers a bit more detail regarding the nature of chronic pain, "chronic pain can be mild or excruciating, episodic or continuous, merely [...]

How Can I Tell If My Joint Pain is Arthritis?

2017-03-06T12:11:24+00:00 March 6th, 2017|Blog, DR. BADDAR, Get Moving, Joint Replacement|

Your joints ache much of the time, you're approaching that "certain age", and you find yourself wondering lately, "How can I tell if my symptoms are caused by arthritis?" You're not alone, and according to the Arthritis Foundation, that is a very common question! It seems a lot of people think they might have arthritis, [...]

HAMPTON ROADS ORTHOPAEDICS & SPORTS MEDICINE IS CELEBRATING 5 YEARS IN WILLIAMSBURG

2017-02-28T11:55:37+00:00 February 28th, 2017|Blog, DR. ALDRIDGE, DR. BRADLEY, DR. CAVAZOS, DR. LAMBERT|

It’s orthopedic care you can trust, in your hometown. Five years ago, HROSM expanded their office locations to include an office in Newtown of Williamsburg. Dr. Daniel Cavazos, MD, F.A.A.O.S., founded the location after realizing many Williamsburg residents were driving to Richmond for specialized treatment.  Dr. Cavazos developed a passion for growing specialized local [...]

HROSM Has Made It to the Final Round of Voting!

2017-02-24T08:07:40+00:00 February 24th, 2017|Awards/Honors, Blog|

For several years now, Coastal Virginia Magazine has hosted the “Best of 757 Readers’ Choice Awards.” This opportunity gives those in our community the chance to cast their vote for who they believe is the best in the 757. The categories include health and wellness, restaurants, education, travel, and so much more. With the support [...]

Winter Safety 101: Avoiding Common Ski Injuries

2017-02-22T08:37:29+00:00 February 22nd, 2017|Blog, DR. SWENSON|

The first snowfall ignites a hectic rush of ski enthusiasts headed for the freshly plowed slopes of the nearest mountain. Skiing is one of the most popular winter season activities, yet it also has the potential to lead to injuries. This winter be prepared! Safety on the slopes is an important part of enjoying your [...]

HROSM Announces the Addition of Chiropractic Care with Dr. Michael Cook

2017-02-20T09:46:00+00:00 February 15th, 2017|Blog, DR. COOK|

To provide patients with even more treatment options, HROSM has integrated spinal manipulation, acupuncture and laser therapy into its extensive pain management paradigm. Michael S. Cook, D.C., DIP.AC, a board-certified chiropractic physician and acupuncturist, offers conservative therapies that can help resolve many common concerns, including mechanical back, neck and shoulder pain, fibromyalgia, muscle injuries, arthritis [...]

Why We Love our Patients

2017-02-13T12:58:57+00:00 February 14th, 2017|Blog|

It is Valentine’s Day and we can’t go without saying how much we love our patients. We know we don’t say this enough, but we have the BEST patients here at HROSM. Our daily interactions with them bring such fulfillment, joy, and fun to each and every workday. Here are just some of the many reasons [...]