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Neck and Back Pain Webinar ☛ February 10th

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, February 10th 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...


Petaluma – We Keep You In Motion

Our Petaluma Orthopedic Team offer a full complement of highly skilled orthopedic surgeons and physical therapy professionals are available for patients at our Petaluma office providing the most up-to-date, medically appropriate treatment options. Request an Appointment


Bunions, the turnip of foot ailments

A bunion is a painful bony bump that develops over time on the inside of the foot at the big toe joint. The word "bunion" comes from the Greek word for turnip, presumably attributed to the condition because the bump can become red and inflamed and resemble a turnip. Associated...


Chronic Back Pain an Issue for Veterans

Disabling back pain is a commonly reporting condition that affects the lives of many veterans, impacting mobility and ability to work after being discharged. In some cases, back pain is the result of a traumatic event, but it can also be a result of long term overuse and  daily...


Dupuytren's disease is a condition that affects the fibrous layer of tissue that lies underneath the skin in the palm and fingers.

Hand Ailments: Dupuytren’s Disease

Image provided by OrthoInfo Dupuytren's disease is a condition that affects the fibrous layer of tissue that lies underneath the skin in the palm and fingers. This layer of tissue called ‘fascia’ can thicken over time causing the fingers to be pulled inward or contract, towards the palm. Dupuytren's contracture can...


The Petaluma Physical Therapy office affords patients a comfortable experience with our integrated care model offering the best care through direct collaboration with your orthopaedic specialist.

SRO Petaluma Award Winning Physical Therapy

"I appreciate my Physical Therapists listening to me during my treatment. I've had a few issues that make treating me a little more complicated than average. I appreciate their insight and guidance as we work together to achieve the goals for PT." ~SRO PT Patient Santa Rosa Orthopaedics' Physical and...


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...


Digital devices and the pain overuse can cause

Request an Appointment Hand-held digital devices may be today’s best way to stay informed and involved – but there is clear evidence that they are changing how we live – and not always in a good way. As this trend continues to develop so does the growing list of digital...