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Shoulder Replacement For Improved Flexibility and Mobility

An important part of maintaining an active, healthy lifestyle is having flexibility and mobility in the shoulder. Nagging symptoms such as chronic pain and arthritis that limit mobility can limit a person's ability to participate fully in life. For these patients, shoulder replacement can make a huge difference in...


Gel-One Hyaluronate a Single Injection Treatment for Knee Osteoarthritis

Santa Rosa Orthopaedics now offers a single injection treatment for patients suffering from joint pain. Gel-One Hyaluronate is covered by Medicare and is an alternative treatment to surgery offering up to 6 months of pain relief in some patients. In its early stages, arthritis of the knee is treated with...


Join SRO for Two FREE Webinars in June

June 10th Webinar FREE Online  Seminar - Thurs., June 10th 6-7:30 p.m. Register Now: June 10th Webinar Join us from the comfort of your own home for an educational online seminar sponsored by Sutter Health featuring knee, hip and shoulder specialist, Michael J. McDermott, MD of the Santa Rosa Orthopaedic Group. The presentation...


SRO Best Rehab Center in North Bay

SRO Sports Medicine & Rehabilitation has been voted best Ortho Rehab Center for the 3rd year in a row! Our physical and hand therapists pride themselves on getting you back to the activities you love.  Learn more about SRO Sports Medicine & Rehab here.


Sciatica – it’s real pain in the posterior!

Sciatica is nerve pain in the leg that is caused by irritation and/or compression of the sciatic nerve. It originates in the lower back, radiates into the buttock then travels down the leg. Onset can be sudden with pain in the lower back or hip. It is caused by...


Mobile Device Hand and Wrist Injuries on the Rise

Mobile devices are becoming a real pain in the neck, the hand, elbow and the wrist. Average daily use for adults according to several digital analytics firms is close to four hours on smartphone. That amounts to a lot of looking down while in a bad posture, holding an...


Treatment Options for Foot- Plantar Fachitis

Foot- Plantar Fachitis - Heel Pain Plantar fasciitis is the most common cause of pain on the bottom of the heel, reportedly affecting up to two million patients every year. With the right treatment, the pain can be dealt with and patients can get back on their feet. Plantar fasciitis occurs...


SRO’s Full Range of Services at Petaluma Office

Dr. McDermott Dr. Pourtaheri Dr. Schakel Dr. Mintalucci ...