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Patellar Tendonitis - Orthopedist in Nassau County

Patellar tendonitis, also known as jumper’s knee, is a very common injury for athletes who are required to jump during their sport. However, it is not uncommon for people who do not engage in these types of sports to suffer from patellar tendonitis. Common symptoms of this injury are pain and swelling just below the kneecap. We suggest that if you experience symptoms of this condition and are seeking an orthopedist in Nassau County, contact us at Advanced Orthopedics & Joint Preservation.

Orthopedist in Nassau County

Orthopedic surgeons can use both surgical and nonsurgical methods to treat their patients for several injuries including sports injuries, infections, tumors, degenerative diseases, congenital disorders, and musculoskeletal trauma. It is the job of the orthopedic doctor to get their patients up and moving again, enjoying pain-free activities, and a higher quality of life. If you are considering visiting an orthopedist, choose the trusted orthopedist in Wantagh, Dr. Stanislav Avshalumov at Advanced Orthopedics & Joint Preservation.

Orthopedist in Nassau County

During the summer months, flip-flops tend to be a popular footwear choice for many individuals.  While they may be stylish as well as a means to cool off your feet, flip-flops can leave you susceptible to injuries such as ankle sprains.  If you have suffered a sprained ankle as a result of wearing flip-flops, Advanced Orthopedics & Joint Preservation has a Brooklyn Orthopedist that can help.  

Swimming Injuries - Orthopedist in Nassau County

Summer is here! The best way to cool off, from the summer heat, while also getting in some exercise is to go swimming! Swimming is an excellent cardio workout that will get your heart pumping without putting pressure on your joints the way running does. There are specific injuries that can result from swimming. If you think you may be suffering from an injury due to swimming, call Advanced Orthopedics & Joint Preservation so that our orthopedist in Wantagh can help diagnose your injury and get you back to swimming in no time.   

Elbow Pain - Orthopedist in Nassau County

The elbow is the meeting point of three long bones in your arm; this joint is necessary for most arm movements. Elbow pain or discomfort inhibits you from normal activities including getting dressed, lifting objects, and more. If you are experiencing elbow pain, call or visit an orthopedist in Wantagh at Advanced Orthopedics & Joint Preservation.  

The most common sports injuries - Orthopedist in Nassau County

Any person who enjoys sports knows that getting injured is a common risk, but most players do not know what the most common sports injuries are, or how to avoid getting them. If you do suffer a sports-related injury, a trusted orthopedist in Wantagh at Advanced Orthopedics & Joint Preservation can help.  

What Are Shin Splints? - Orthopedist in Nassau County

Shin splints refer to pain felt at the front of the lower leg, between the knee and ankle. This pain can occur for a variety of reasons but in particular, stress on the shinbone and it’s connective tissues is most common. Over time, these tissues become inflamed and weakened which can lead to severe pain.

Joint Fluid Supplements - Orthopedist in Nassau County

Your joints provide critical movement support. When a joint becomes damaged, it can make daily activities harder for you to complete. Painful joints are caused by a number of conditions with the most common being osteoarthritis. This occurs when the protective cartilage at the ends of your bones wears down and is weakened over time. If you are experiencing joint pain, our orthopedist in Wantagh at Advanced Orthopedics & Joint Preservation can help you.

Shoulder Fracture - Orthopedist in Nassau County

Your shoulder blade, or scapula, is a triangular shaped bone that is protected by many muscles in order to allow for smooth movement. Making up for less than 1 percent of all broken bones in the United States, breaking or fracturing a shoulder blade is a very uncommon injury. Shoulder fractures are commonly caused by vehicle or motorcycle accidents, extreme falls, or sports accidents. Whatever the case may be, we know that a shoulder blade fracture is painful and our orthopedist in Nassau County at Advanced Orthopedics & Joint Preservation can make sure you get the proper care you need.Your shoulder blade is made up of many components:

Total Hip Replacement - Orthopedist in Nassau County

Total hip replacement surgery is the removal of sections of a damaged hip joint followed with the replacement using artificial parts. The parts are made of either metal, ceramic, or plastic. The parts that are replacing the hip is the artificial joint, or a prosthesis, which is used to help reduce your pain and improve overall hip functionality. Our orthopedist in Wantagh can help you if you are experiencing hip pain that restricts you from everyday activities and other treatment options are no longer working.