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  • Ankle fusion

    Ankle fusion is a procedure performed to combat degenerative arthritis in the ankle. The surgery is sometimes referred to as arthrodesis. Most people suffering from degenerative arthritis in the ankle develop the condition as a result of an ankle fracture. This type of arthritis is known as “wear and tear” arthritis. In the same way… Read More

  • Seaside Surgery Center offers all-inclusive orthopedic surgery package pricing

    NAPLES, Fla. (December 21, 2017) – The only outpatient surgery center in Southwest Florida designed and built exclusively for same-day joint replacements has posted another first – literally. On December 20, 2017, the Center posted all-inclusive orthopedic surgery package pricing on its website at www.SeasideSurgeryCenter.com. “No other orthopaedic ambulatory surgery center (ASC) serving the five-county area… Read More

  • Hip replacement

    Hip replacement used to mean long scars, long recoveries and a long list of restricted activities. That was before the minimally invasive direct anterior approach was pioneered and the specialized Hana operating table was developed specifically for the procedure. Although fewer than 5% of the nation’s orthopedic surgeons employ this approach, Seaside Surgery Center’s hip specialists… Read More

  • New knee puts Saints’ new special teams coach Mike Westhoff back in the game

    The successful outcome of his outpatient partial knee replacement by Dr. Robert J. Zehr, is the reason legendary NFL special teams coach Mike Westhoff could answer the New Orleans Saints’ call for help halfway through this football season. “After having played football, coaching in the NFL, and having a TV show in NY, the last thing… Read More

  • Knee replacement

    Knee replacement is the last line of defense against osteoarthritis. It also serves as a solution to serious knee injuries that cannot be resolved with conservative treatments such as corticosteroid shots, bracing, physical therapy, and other measures. It is estimated that more than 700,000 knee replacements are performed each year across the nation. That number… Read More

  • Radio Frequency Ablation offered at Seaside Surgery Center

    NAPLES, Fla. (December 4, 2017) – Pain management services at Seaside Surgery Center continue to grow at a steady rate, as more physicians become familiar with its top-of-the-line facility, convenient location, and highly-skilled, well-trained staff. Seaside recently invested in a G4 four-electrode radio frequency generator unit from Cosman Medical to be used in radio frequency ablation (or RFA). The… Read More

  • Cubital tunnel syndrome

    Cubital tunnel syndrome involves a part of your elbow commonly referred to as the “funny bone,” but there is nothing funny about cubital tunnel syndrome! Have you ever awakened in the morning to find your hand is still “asleep”? You might be experiencing numbness or tingling in your arm; your pinky and ring fingers may be… Read More

  • Seaside welcomes new surgeon

    Naples, Fla. (November 13, 2017) – Carmella Fernandez, MD, MBA, has joined Seaside Surgery Center as an orthopaedic upper extremity surgeon. She comes to Seaside from an educational track at several prestigious institutions, earning honors and accolades along the way. Fernandez received a full athletic scholarship to the University of Illinois, competing on the women’s gymnastics… Read More

  • Partial shoulder replacement

    Partial shoulder replacement may be an option if you are experiencing shoulder pain. If only one portion of your shoulder joint has cartilage damage, replacing only that portion may relieve your pain and restore your shoulder’s functionality. To understand partial shoulder replacement, let’s look at how the shoulder works. The shoulder joint is a ball and… Read More

  • Bunions

    Bunions are those unsightly bumps that form on the inside of your foot at your big toe joint. Many people think that bunions are a bony growth. That may be true for a few people, but for most of us, the bunion represents a dislocation of the big toe. It begins to deviate closer to… Read More