Dr. Oliverio on WIP CBS Philadelphia
Our very own, Dr. James Oliverio, was the expert speaker on WIP CBS Philly NovaCare Injury Podcast talking about Carson Wentz and ACL tears! If you experience issues listening to the Podcast, please visit http://philadelphia.cbslocal.com/novacare-2/ (NovaCare 1/2/2018) Dr. James Oliverio is a board-certified orthopedic surgeon and partner in the Orthopedic Institute of Pennsylvania (OIP), central […]
Good Day PA- Dr. Frank
Dr. Frank featured on ABC27 Good Day PA On December 19th, Dr. Frank, who has a special interest in sports medicine, acupuncture, and non-operation orthopedics, spoke with Good Day PA on behalf of OIP to share awareness of his practice, and what OIP has to offer their patients. Check out the video below: In Dr. […]
The Orthopedic Institute of Pennsylvania Welcomes New CEO
The largest provider of orthopedic care in the South Central PA region has successfully recruited a new CEO to take over the reins starting in April. William C. Thompson, II is leaving his position as the Director at the world-renown Hedley Orthopedic Institute in Phoenix, Arizona to join OIP. Prior to his work in Phoenix, […]
We’re never too old to get in shape!
Robert Marchand is a 105 year old cyclist who had improved his world record for how far he could ride a bicycle in one hour from 15.1 miles at age 101 to 16.7 miles at age 103. That is an 11% improvement in performance due to vigorous training. Impressive at any age! In addition, his […]
Make May Count
May is National Osteoporosis Month and a good time to take some action on this quiet disease. Many people confuse osteoporosis and osteoarthritis. They often both occur in a person, but are totally different disease processes with totally different treatments. But whether you are 17 or 70, there are things you can do now to […]
OIP Safe Summer Fun Series: Golf
OIP Safe Summer Fun Series: Golf Do you plan to hit the links this summer? If so, we want to help you tee off in the right direction! In the year 2015, more than 130,000 golf injuries sent people to the ER. We found some helpful information and safety tips from the American Academy of […]
OIP Safe Summer Fun Series: Football
OIP Safe Summer Fun Series: Football It’s almost time for pre-season! Did you know that football is the leading cause of sports injuries in school-aged children? Nearly half a million people with football injuries ended up in emergency rooms in 2012. It is vitally important to ensure that players are healthy enough to play and […]
On the Disabled List?
If you think you broke it or sprained, bruised, pulled or somehow hurt it, local urgent care sports medicine facilities can get you back in the game without the time and expense of an emergency room.
Heroes Among Us: Part 2
Even after being there and witnessing the devastation firsthand it is still hard to fathom the depth of loss and grief.
Renovated Orthopedic Department Looks Good and Delivers Positive Outcomes
Holy Spirit’s newly renovated orthopedic unit is a well-kept secret that is meant to be shared far and wide, according to William Polacheck, M.D.