Injury Prevention for High School Athletes
Some 30 million kids play some type of organized sports in the United States. More than 10 percent of them, some 3.5 million, will experience an injury at one point or another. There are many benefits for teens who participate in sports. These benefits are immediate and extend far into the future. Playing sports on […]
Employee Summer Picnic!
Over the weekend, we celebrated our employees with our summer picnic at the Harrisburg Senators Game! It was an evening filled with food, fun, family, and friends! Check out some of the photos from the event!
PennLive High School Sports Award Banquet
Last night, OIP was in attendance as a sponsor of the PennLive High School Sports Awards Banquet! Below we have some links to the action! You can meet PennLive’s top boys and girls athletes in each high sport here: http://www.pennlive.com/sports/index.ssf/2018/05/meet_pennlives_top_boys_and_gi_1.html The PennLive High School Sports Awards Photo Gallery is here: https://www.pennlive.com/expo/erry-2018/05/ec8366e77c5754/index.html And, PennLive’s High School […]
Dr. Brown – Good Day PA
Dr. Amy Brown was featured on Good Day PA, May 24,2018 to discuss rotator cuff injuries and treatments. Check out the segment below: https://www.dropbox.com/s/8bf1xnbnkznv96b/052418ortho.mp4?dl=0 Or visit http://www.gooddaypa.com/ to learn more!
Spine Surgery with Dr. Fernandez
We caught up with Dr. Fernandez who specializes in spine surgery and has a focus on traditional and minimally invasive techniques. Read on to learn more about what Dr. Fernandez does, and what he believes is important when it comes to treatment of spinal injuries and spinal surgery. Dr. Fernandez attended Saint Joseph’s […]
Orthopedic Institute of Pennsylvania Announces New Surgeon
Orthopedic Institute of Pennsylvania […]
Free PIAA Sports Physicals Walk-in Clinics
Free, Walk-in Clinics for PIAA Sports Physicals for Athletes in Middle School and High School offered this Summer UPMC and OIP / Arlington Orthopedics – Family of Care will be hosting free Pennsylvania Interscholastic Athletic Association (PIAA) Sport Physicals for athletes in middle school and high school from 6-8 p.m. on June 7th, July 19th, […]
Preventing Spring Yard Work Injuries
Spring is a time of energy, rejuvenation and budding life — yet also of accidents and injuries, especially in your own yard. In the U.S. alone, one person is injured from an accidental event roughly every second. Come springtime, these common yard work injuries take many forms. From slips or falls to strains, slashes, cuts […]
Should I Visit an Urgent Care Center or an Emergency Room?
You may recall a time in your life where you woke up in the morning with a sore throat. You couldn’t afford to take time off work, so you forced yourself to make it through the day. After work, your symptoms got worse. You developed a fever and felt run-down. Your primary doctor’s office was […]
Employee of the Week: Cherie Bartles
OIP has decided to recognize some of our longest working employees. Without these incredible employees we would not be who we are today. This week we would like to recognize Cherie Bartles for her amazing contributions to OIP! She currently serves as Patient Support Team Supervisor for OIP. Here she is pictured with Dr. Richard Patterson and […]