Entries by Tanya Jacobson

The top 5 things you shouldn’t do in your ski boots.

5. Walk any further than necessary. For a lot of reasons, but if nothing else to keep your footing and protect your whole body. Everyone has seen Dumb and Dumber. No one wants to live it. At most resorts, a hike from the parking lot is inevitable, but walking long distances in your boots before […]

Thanksgiving Hours

Plan ahead! Advanced Orthopedic will be CLOSED for Thanksgiving on Thursday Nov 27 and Friday Nov 28. Government regulations keep us from making call-in prescriptions or refills during this time, so please plan ahead if you need medication before the holiday and we’ll be happy to help.

Scare tactic or serious? 5 Spooky Stories About Joint Health:

We’re celebrating Halloween all week long by debunking common myths. Read on to learn the facts. MYTH #1: Exercise makes arthritis pain worse. FACT: Lack of exercise can actually make joints feel stiff. One of the most important ways to maintain strength, range of motion and even minimize arthritis pain is through regular exercise. All joints need […]

Beyond the mound: What any young athlete can learn from Mo’ne Davis

Our bodies are designed to do many things, but throwing overhand isn’t one of them. Yet every day we see athletes doing just that. In fact, this summer we watched a thirteen-year-old pitcher captivate the country during the Little League World Series. Mo’ne Davis became the first girl to pitch a complete game shut- out […]

Know Your Benefits

Do you know your benefits?  As the end of the year is approaching, it is more important than ever to be familiar with the details of your healthcare plan. From deductibles to the paperwork that goes with it, the new healthcare laws impact many elements that come into play at this time of the year. […]

Pain in the Back(Pack)

It’s back to school time! Kids across Colorado are heading back to school and most are carrying a heavy load. And those shoulders aren’t slumped just because the carefree days of summer are over. Kids of all ages are lugging heavy backpacks full of books, school work and sports equipment – and they often tip […]

Welcome to Dr. Micah Worrell

Welcome to Advanced Orthopedics Dr. Micah Worrell! As a competitive short and long-course triathlete, and dedicated osteopathic physician and orthopedic surgeon, Dr. Worrell really embodies the spirit of being active. His personal experience as an athlete not only keeps him fit, it provides a great personal understanding of the unique aspects of multisport injuries; so […]