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Fellowship-Trained Orthopaedic Surgeons

The Quad City Area’s Only Group of All Board-Certified
and
Fellowship-Trained Orthopaedic Surgeons

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The world of orthopedics is changing on a daily basis — and the doctors and clinical professionals of Orthopaedic Specialists, PC continue to be a part of that change. You’ll find news releases, publications and press coverage related to OS here

How Can Athletes Treat “Arm Pump”?

Arm pump, medically known as chronic exertional compartment syndrome (CECS), is a condition that can affect many types of athletes. Some of the individuals most commonly affected, however, are motocross racers. Arm pump causes cramping, severe pain, burning, weakness, numbness, and other symptoms that can make riding difficult and dangerous. […]

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What Is Spinal Stenosis?

Back and neck pain are, unfortunately, familiar problems for many people. Herniated discs are one of the most common conditions, but it’s not the only issue that can cause discomfort and difficulty performing certain activities. Spinal stenosis is another prevalent disorder that often affects people over the age of 50. […]

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What Are the Different Types of Spinal Surgery?

If you’re experiencing back pain and considering an operation, the type of spinal surgery your physician recommends will depend on the condition you were diagnosed with. Having said that, herniated disc, spinal stenosis, spondylolisthesis, and some other back concerns often have some overlapping treatment techniques. It’s important to understand all […]

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Do I Have a Herniated Disc?

As one of the most common causes of neck and back pain, many people are curious to know if their discomfort is due to a herniated disc. This condition can develop due to many reasons, including injury and wear and tear over time. Fortunately, in many cases a herniated disc […]

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Quad Cities Orthopaedic Surgeon Presents Minimally Invasive Thumb Arthritis Treatment

Dr. Tyson Cobb of Orthopaedic Specialists, PC presented his primary research on innovative minimally invasive treatment of thumb arthritis at the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS) annual meeting. Davenport, IA — Dr. Tyson Cobb, an orthopaedic hand surgeon in the Quad Cities area, was chosen by the American Academy […]

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Does an ACL Injury Require Surgery?

If you watch or play sports, you may be aware of how often ACL injuries can occur during recreation. The anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) is one of the two major ligaments that help to stabilize the knee. If damaged or torn, the ACL can cause a great deal of pain […]

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