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  • Todd Battaglia, MD

    As National Youth Sports Safety Month Winds Down, Children’s Spring Sports Leagues Start: SOS Sports Medicine Team Offers Safety Tips

    Syracuse Orthopedic Specialists’ Sports Medicine team has been proud to support National Youth Sports Safety Month in April. The month offers an opportunity to provide information for parents, coaches and young athletes about the rise in youth sports injuries and steps they can take to prevent injuries and keep players healthy. As the awareness month winds down, it coincides with the start of the Spring sports season. Fields are drying out and kids are ready to kick the soccer ball, get out t

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  • Meals on Wheels Stops By our SOS Cicero Location!

    Meals on Wheels Stops By our SOS Cicero Location!

    Syracuse Orthopedic Specialists is proud to support Meals on Wheels of Syracuse during our Friday Jeans Day.f HOW YOU CAN HELP AS A VOLUNTEER Each day, volunteers help prepare, package, and distribute hundreds of nutritious meals to homebound seniors. The Meals on Wheels program helps to preserve dignity and independence of meal recipients by delaying nursing home placements, as well as reducing the frequency of hospitalizations. Full Details: http://meals.org/volunteer/

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  • stamp out hunger food drive

    SOS is Proud to Support The "Stamp Out Hunger" Event taking place on May 13th, 2017

    United Way of CNY, 211cny and Syracuse Orthopedic Specialists are teaming up with the U.S. Postal Service National Association of Letter Carriers for a food drive to benefit local food pantries. "Stamp Out Hunger" will take place on May 13th -marking the 25th anniversary of this annual national effort. Letter Carriers will drop off bags to homes May 8 - May 10 and will collect the bags filled with non-perishable food donations on May 13. The drive will benefit local food pantries, as they str

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  • SOS Chief Executive Officer, Michael Humphrey, Named National Practice Executive of the Year by the American Alliance of Orthopaedic Executives

    SOS Chief Executive Officer, Michael Humphrey, Named National Practice Executive of the Year by the American Alliance of Orthopaedic Executives

    Syracuse Orthopedic Specialists (SOS) is pleased to announce that its Chief Executive Officer Michael Humphrey has been selected as the Practice Executive of the Year by the American Alliance of Orthopaedic Executives (AAOE). Humphrey accepted the award at the AAOE’s Annual Conference in Indianapolis. “I am truly honored to have been recognized with this award from the AAOE,” commented Humphrey. “Every nominee, who are peers and friends of mine, deserve to be recognized. I attribute this to t

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  • National Doctors Day 2017

    National Doctors Day 2017 - Thank You Doctors of SOS!

    Here are just a few recent comments from our patients about the doctors of SOS. Dr. Axelrod is the best. I hadn't seen him in a couple of years, but when he walked in it's like he'd seen me yesterday. He is always friendly and always gives the impression that he truly DOES remember you from last time. - Christine K. Dr. Battaglia is very thorough. He takes the necessary time with me but does not make me feel as though he is in a hurry. He makes me feel like I am his only patient. He LISTEN

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