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  • Joint Replacement Surgeon in Syracuse NY

    SOS Welcomes Dr. Kevin A. Kopko

    Syracuse Orthopedic Specialists welcomes Dr. Kevin A. Kopko Dr. Kevin Kopko is a fellowship-trained orthopedic surgeon specializing in joint replacement surgery. He earned his medical degree from Penn State College of Medicine and completed an orthopedic residency at Stony Brook University Hospital in Stony Brook, NY.  Dr. Kopko has completed a fellowship in joint replacement surgery at Massachusetts General Hospital, part of the Harvard combined orthopedic surgery program, in Boston, MA. Dr.

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  • Dr. Naven Duggal

    Dr. Naven Duggal's Research to be Presented at AOFAS Annual Meeting

    Syracuse Orthopedic Specialists (SOS) is pleased to announce that research by Naven Duggal, MD, an orthopedic surgeon on SOS’ Foot & Ankle Team will be presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Society (AOFAS) in July. Dr. Duggal is the lead contributor to the research and presentation, entitled, “The effect of orthotics on ankle and subtalar joint orientation and load distribution utilizing a novel system to simulate weight bearing in a cadaveric model.” The rese

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  • Keeping Tennis & Golf Injury Free this Summer

    Keeping Tennis & Golf Injury Free this Summer

    FROM WRVO PUBLIC MEDIA: Summer is approaching, and with the nicer weather, you may become more active by breaking out those golf clubs and tennis rackets. However, you could be one swing away from an elbow, wrist, or hand injury if you don't take the proper precautions. This week on "Take Care," Dr. John Fatti tells us how these injuries can happen, and what to do to avoid them. Fatti is an orthopedic surgeon who specializes in hand, wrist and elbow injuries, and he is the president of SOS

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  • SOS Hours 2017 Independence Day

    SOS Hours 2017 Independence Day

    SOS, SOS Orthopedic and Sports Therapy, and SOS PLUS will be open regular hours with the exception of: SOS PLUS Onondaga Hill will be closed Monday July 3rd. SOS PLUS Widewaters will be open regular hours 5:00PM-8:30PM. On Tuesday July 4th, all offices will be closed including SOS PLUS. All offices will be open on Wednesday July 5th

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  • Dr. Michael Fitzgerald featured on HealthLink On Air

    Dr. Michael Fitzgerald featured on HealthLink On Air

    Dr. Michael Fitzgerald was recently interviewed about how smoking impacts bone health on HealthLink On Air. To listen to the podcast click the link below. How Smoking Impacts Bone Health July 14th, 2017 Amber Smith: “Upstate Medical University. I’m Amber Smith. This is HealthLink On Air. In the studio, I have with me today Dr. Michael Fitzgerald. He was born in Syracuse. He earned his medical degree at Upstate Medical University and now he is an orthopedic surgeon here, specializing in hand

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