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Mark Failinger, MD

Mark Failinger, MD

Dr. Mark S. Failinger, MD is a board certified orthopedic surgeon, through the American Board of Orthopedic Surgeons and is also a…

When to go to Urgent Care

ER, urgent care, or a doctor’s office…Where should I go for care with an orthopedic injury?

When you need orthopedic care, choosing where to go and when is an important first step in finding relief. It is important to remember that if you are facing a life-or-limb-threatening emergency, calling 911 and going to the emergency room is the right thing to do. How do you decide whether to visit a physician’s […]

R. Presley Swann, MD

R. Presley Swann, MD

Dr. Swann specializes in hip and knee preservation and reconstruction and has advanced expertise with numerous types of minimally…

UCL reconstruction or Tommy Johns

UCL Reconstruction (aka Tommy John Surgery): Effective Treatment for Overuse Elbow Injuries

Ulnar Collateral Ligament Reconstruction, more commonly known as Tommy John surgery, is the treatment for an overuse injury that strains the ligament on the inside of the elbow and leads to an ulnar collateral ligament (UCL) tear. Summer sports are in full swing! As athletes take to the court, trail or field, the surge of […]

Jared L. Michalson, MD

Jared L. Michalson, MD

Jared L. Michalson, MD is a highly experienced orthopedic surgeon specializing in orthopedic trauma, severe fractures of the upper…