Useful Links

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American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons – Remain healthy this summer! Lots of information on wellness, safety, injuries, and sports. Also, check their site about Knees at Saveyourknees.org

American Medical Association – Medical news and updates. AMA provides basic professional information on virtually every licensed physician in the United States.

Biomet – Biomet is a supplier of implant devices utilized in Total Joint Replacements, including the Oxford Unicompartmental Knee System.

DePuy, a Johnson and Johnson Company – DePuy is a supplier of implant devices utilized in Total Joint Replacements.

Domestic Violence Resources – If you are a victim of domestic violence, or are a caregiver/guardian of a victim, and are unsure how to approach this sensitive subject, you may find the following resources useful in your pursuit of assistance. You may also choose to consult with an orthopaedist.

Medical Society of Northern Virginia – The Medical Society of Northern Virginia is a private organization of physicians and surgeons dedicated to maintaining quality medical care and improving physician-patient relationships.

Medical Society of Virginia – Offers a legislative newsletter, calendar of events, local updates, and a list of publications and other societies.

Medline Plus – Information complied from National Library of Medicine, Institutes of Health, and other government and health-related agencies.

RxList – Search this index by keyword or imprint codes for over 4,000 drugs and their side effects. With updated statistics and links.

SeniorNavigator – a national model for aging and disability resources. By combining online assistance with a network of volunteers, SeniorNavigator brings over 21,000 health and aging resources to seniors, caregivers, adults with disabilities and their families. SeniorNavigator is a public/private partnership with the Commonwealth of Virginia, Virginia Department for the Aging, local governments, and hundreds of private sector partners. SeniorNavigator—where community and technology come together.

The Learning Channel (TLC)/ Discovery Channel – Learn how to eat to better your health! Find out which foods help ward off disease. Includes women’s health center.

Virginia Department of Health – Bike and skate safety, child injury prevention, fire safety, adult safety, etc.

Virginia Orthopaedic Society – The VOS is dedicated to bringing our members and patients excellent Orthopaedic care in Virginia.

Web M.D. – Visit Web MD to read the latest health news. Plenty of medical information on diseases and conditions. Also includes a medical library.

Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services – CMS’ Mission is To ensure effective, up-to-date health care coverage and to promote quality care for beneficiaries. CMS’ Vision is to achieve a transformed and modernized health care system. CMS will accomplish our mission by continuing to transform and modernize America’s health care system.

CMS’ Strategic Action Plan Objectives

  • Skilled, Committed, and Highly-Motivated Workforce
  • Accurate and Predictable Payments
  • High-Value Health Care
  • Confident, Informed Consumers
  • Collaborative Partnerships

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