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SRO Welcomes New Physical Therapy Team Members

We are pleased to announce that the Physical Therapy team at Santa Rosa Orthopaedics has gained two valuable new team members; Hayden Block, DPT and Anna Coopersmith, OTRL, CHT. The SRO PT team are experienced and highly skilled physical therapists that have completed extensive post-graduate education in orthopaedics and...


The use of platelet-rich plasma therapy can reduce the risk of a second meniscus failure after operation but does not seem to protect patients who have had surgery to repair an anterior cruciate ligament

When is it time for a total knee replacement?

Knee osteoarthritis (OA) is a painful condition that not only slows a person down, but with every step there is a painful reminder that your knee is not ‘normal’. Whether walking, climbing stairs or simply taking a seat in a favorite chair, knee osteoarthritis is always there. In the early...


It is designed to mimic the skin’s elasticity so that it flows with the body’s full range of motion

Discover the Benefits of Kinesiology Taping

Dr. Kenzo Kase, a Japanese chiropractor first developed a flexible kinesiology tape back in the 70s. Kinesiology tape has become the go-to for physical therapists and sports enthusiasts alike since that time. Before Dr. Kenzo Kase’s invention, the only tape available was a heavy white inflexible tape that didn’t...


Physical Therapist – Job Opportunity

APPLY FOR THIS JOB NOW Santa Rosa Orthopaedics Sports Medicine and Rehabilitation Clinic has an exciting opportunity for a Physical Therapist. Work in a state of the art outpatient orthopaedic clinic with experienced Physical Therapists, Occupational Therapists and PTAs. Work closely with a group of 10 orthopaedic surgeons and see...


Neck and Back Pain Webinar ☛ September 23rd

From the comfort of your home join SRO’s spine specialist Dr. Christian Athanassious for an educational online seminar sponsored by Sutter Health on Thursday, September 23rd, from 6:00 – 7:30 pm. The presentation will answer your questions about: Neck and back pain; the common sources of your pain. When is it time...


PFPS – Runners and jumpers experience this painful condition most

People who have patellofemoral pain syndrome (PFPS) experience pain in the front of the knee and around the patella, or kneecap. Athletes who specialize in running and jumping sports—particularly females and young adults—complain of this condition most frequently, but PFPS can happen to anyone. The characteristic symptoms of pain...


Trigger finger, a repetitive gripping condition of the hand

Trigger finger is a condition that causes pain, stiffness, and a sensation of locking or catching when a finger is bent and straightened. Trigger finger can happen to any finger, but it is most common with the ring finger and thumb. The condition is also known as “stenosing tenosynovitis.”...


Santa Rosa Orthopaedics, proud sponsor of this year’s Tour de Fuzz

Santa Rosa Orthopaedics serving the north bay’s orthopedic needs for over 60 years is proud to announce they will be a platinum sponsor of the Tour Dr Fuzz 2021. This year, the tour will be honoring first responders for a very special Tour de Fuzz ride on Saturday, September...