Sample Type / Medical Specialty: Orthopedic
The branch of surgery and medicine concerned with the correction or reconstruction of skeletal and spinal deformities.
AC Separation Revision & Hardware Removal
Removal of the hardware and revision of right AC separation. Loose hardware with superior translation of the clavicle implants. Arthrex bioabsorbable tenodesis screws.
Bilateral open Achilles lengthening with placement of short leg walking cast.
Achilles Ruptured Tendon
Right Achilles tendon rupture.
Achilles Tendon Repair
Achilles tendon rupture, left lower extremity. Primary repair left Achilles tendon. The patient was stepping off a hilo at work when he felt a sudden pop in the posterior aspect of his left leg. The patient was placed in posterior splint and followed up at ABC orthopedics for further care.
Ankle Pain - Consult
The patient was running and twisted her right ankle - right ankle sprain.
Ankle Sprain - H&P
History and Physical for right ankle sprain
Anterior Cervical Decompression
Herniated nucleus pulposus. Anterior cervical decompression, anterior spine instrumentation, anterior cervical spine fusion, and application of machined allograft.
Anterior Cervical Discectomy
Anterior cervical discectomy and removal of herniated disk and osteophytes and decompression of spinal cord and bilateral nerve root decompression. Harvesting of autologous bone from the vertebral bodies. Grafting of allograft bone for creation of arthrodesis.
Anterior Cervical Discectomy - 1
Anterior cervical discectomy, removal of herniated disc and osteophytes, bilateral C4 nerve root decompression, harvesting of bone for autologous vertebral bodies for creation of arthrodesis, grafting of fibular allograft bone for creation of arthrodesis, creation of arthrodesis via an anterior technique with fibular allograft bone and autologous bone from the vertebral bodies, and placement of anterior spinal instrumentation using the operating microscope and microdissection technique.
Anterior Cervical Discectomy - 2
Anterior cervical discectomy at C5-6 and placement of artificial disk replacement. Right C5-C6 herniated nucleus pulposus.