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  • Radial tunnel syndrome

    Radial tunnel syndrome happens when the radial nerve is squeezed where it passes through a tunnel, formed by muscles and bone, near the elbow. This is called the radial tunnel. Passing through the radial tunnel, the radial nerve runs below the supinator muscle. The supinator muscle lets you twist your hand clockwise. This is the motion of using a screwdriver to tighten a screw…. Read More

  • Dislocated shoulder

    Dislocated shoulder injuries occur because of the very nature of the shoulder joint. It is the body’s most mobile joint, turning in many directions. That also makes the shoulder an easy joint to dislocate. Your shoulder may be partially dislocated, wherein the head of the upper arm bone is partially out of the socket, or it… Read More

  • Sprained ankle

    Sprained ankle injuries are quite common, usually painful, and, in most cases, simple to treat at home using the RICE protocol: Rest your ankle by not walking on it. Ice should be immediately applied to keep the swelling down. It can be used for 20 to 30 minutes, three or four times daily. Do not apply ice… Read More

  • Seaside CEO selected as Arthrex consultant

    NAPLES, Fla. (February 22, 2018) – Naples orthopaedic surgeon Robert J. Zehr, M.D. has been selected by Arthrex, Inc. to serve as a consultant to the orthopedic device manufacturer. In addition to helping the company further the evolution of its total knee replacement system, Dr. Zehr will be teaching courses, hosting visiting surgeons, and participating… Read More

  • Seaside surgeon receives board certification

    NAPLES, Fla. (February 20, 2018) – Seaside surgeon partner Christopher J. Calcagni, DPM, has received board certification in Lower Extremity Medicine and Surgery by the American Board of Lower Extremity Surgery (ABLES). ABLES is a not-for-profit, multidisciplinary, autonomous certification board that has been recognized for its rigorous performance-based certification processes for more than 30 years. Specializing… Read More

  • Partial knee replacement

    Partial knee replacement may prove to be the answer to your knee pain. Not every patient with knee osteoarthritis needs a total knee replacement. Partial knee replacement is exactly what it sounds like it is! Only the part, or compartment, of your knee joint which is diseased will be replaced with an implant. The implant is… Read More

  • Seaside shoulder surgeon chosen as “Top Doc”

    NAPLES, Fla. (February 7, 2018) – Castle Connolly Medical Ltd., America’s trusted source for identifying Top Doctors, has once again chosen Naples orthopaedic surgery specialist Dr. Steven S. Goldberg for inclusion in its highly selective list of Regional Top Doctors. Fewer than 35,000 physicians – less than 5% of the nation’s licensed physicians – have… Read More

  • Seaside CEO honored as “Top Doc” for 14th consecutive year

    NAPLES, Fla. (February 5, 2018) – Castle Connolly Medical Ltd., America’s trusted source for identifying Top Doctors, has once again chosen Naples orthopaedic surgery specialist Dr. Robert Zehr for inclusion in its highly selective list of Regional Top Doctors. Fewer than 35,000 physicians – less than 5% of the nation’s licensed physicians – have been… Read More

  • Tennis elbow

    Tennis elbow occurs when the Extensor Carpi Radialis Brevis (ECRB) tendon becomes inflamed. The medical term for “tennis elbow” is Lateral Epicondylitis, because the Lateral Epicondyle tendon is what secures the ECRB to the elbow joint. The ECRB tendon attaches your forearm muscles to the joint. Those muscles reach all the way down your arm… Read More

  • Seaside surgeon first in Southwest Florida to receive ASES honor

    NAPLES, Fla. (January 29, 2018) – Steven S. Goldberg, M.D., a surgeon partner at Seaside Surgery Center, was inducted into the American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons (ASES) as a candidate member during the organization’s annual meeting in October. Dr. Goldberg is the first orthopaedic surgeon in Southwest Florida receive this honor. Membership in the ASES… Read More