Oct 1, 2020
SOS MD BLOG: What is the Treatment for a Shoulder Dislocation?
SOS MD BLOG: What is the Treatment for a Shoulder Dislocation? by Todd C. Battaglia, MD, MS, FAAOS, DAL Traumatic shoulder dislocations, like many other injuries, have different consequences and concerns in younger persons versus older individuals. These differences greatly affect how we manage
Sep 25, 2020
6 Steps to Protect Your Older Loved One from a Fall
Did you know that 1 in 4 older Americans falls every year? Falls are the leading cause of both fatal and nonfatal injuries for people aged 65+. Falls can result in hip fractures, broken bones, and head injuries. And even falls without a major injury can cause an older adult to become fearful or dep
Sep 14, 2020
Getting Pumped up for Gyms to Reopen
Safety tips about gyms reopening due to COVID-19.
Sep 4, 2020
2020 SOS Labor Day Hours
In observance of Labor Day, all offices will be closed on Monday September 7th, 2020. SOS PLUS Walk-in Acute Orthopedic Injury Care will be open regular hours, 10AM-2PM, on Saturday September 5th and Sunday September 6th. Office is located in DeWitt. Click for more SOS PLUS information
Sep 2, 2020
MD News: Syracuse Orthopedic Specialists Offers Full-Spectrum Spine Surgery
In most cases, nonoperative treatments provide sufficient relief from neck or back pain to allow patients to carry out daily functions and enjoy favorite activities. Options include nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory medications, chiropractic care, acupuncture, nerve-blocking cortisone injections and
Sep 1, 2020
SOS’ Dr. Timothy Izant Reflects on 20 Years as Chief of Orthopedic Department at Crouse
Dr. Izant reflects on his 20 years serving as the Chief of Orthopedics at Crouse Health.
Jul 30, 2020
Can the shape of my foot make me more prone to ankle sprains and fractures of the foot?
Can the shape of my foot make me more prone to ankle sprains and fractures of the foot? Commentary by Naven Duggal, MD Sprained ankles are the most frequently seen sports injury, with ankle sprains and fractures of the fifth metatarsal common in athletes following inversion of the ankle with a f
Jun 26, 2020
Hiking in a Time of Covid-19
As social distancing recommendations continue into the summer months, many people are looking for ways to get active outdoors alone or in small groups. Hiking local trails is a great way to get exercise, explore nature, and keep a safe distance from others. Hiking also burns calories, strengthens
Jun 25, 2020
SOS Fourth of July Hours
FRIDAY, JULY 3 SOS + Ortho & Sports Therapy – CLOSED SOS PLUS – CLOSED SATURDAY, JULY 4 SOS + Ortho & Sports Therapy – CLOSED SOS PLUS – CLOSED SUNDAY, JULY 5 SOS – CLOSED SOS PLUS – OPEN (10am-2pm)
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