May 25, 2018

UOC’s Dr. Angela Rowe Graduates with MBA in Healthcare Management

Altoona, PA May 2018 –  We are pleased to announce University Orthopedics Center’s Dr. Angela Rowe graduated from Widener University with her Master of Business Administration in Healthcare Management.  Dr. Rowe received the Dean’s award, which is the highest academic award, for Outstanding Performance in Health Care during her time at Widener University. She plans on using this new skill to help the organization navigate through the challenges of our ever changing health care environment.

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April 04, 2018

Pain After Surgery

If you asked ten patients that had shoulder surgery - “how painful was shoulder surgery?” you would likely get 10 different answers.  The reason for the variation is that there are many different shoulder surgeries, methods for anesthesia and pain control, and individual tolerances to pain.  A teenage patient that has never had surgery will respond differently than and adult that has had a previous shoulder surgery.  An arthroscopic procedure might be less painful than a total shoulder replacement.  Nerve blocks can significantly help with pain for hours to days after surgery.  Pain will likely be worse after a surgery performed without a nerve block.

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March 19, 2018

UOC's Dr. Budny was Invited Faculty at the 2nd annual ACFAS Tri-State Region Complications Seminar

Altoona, PA March 19, 2018 – Adam M. Budny, DPM, FACFAS with University Orthopedics Center (UOC) was invited faculty at the 2nd annual ACFAS Tri-State Region Complications Seminar on Saturday February 10, 2018 at the Temple University School of Podiatric Medicine in Philadelphia, PA. He lectured on Total Ankle Replacement Complications.

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February 22, 2018

UOC's Dr. Budny was Invited Faculty at the ACFAS Foot and Ankle Arthroscopy Surgical Skills Course

Altoona, PA February 19, 2017 – Adam M. Budny, DPM, FACFAS with University Orthopedics Center (UOC) was invited faculty at the ACFAS Foot and Ankle Arthroscopy Surgical Skills Course from January 27-28, 2018 in Chicago, IL. 

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