Dr. Walker is a shoulder and elbow specialist in Richmond, VA. He is skilled in joint replacement surgery, minimally invasive surgery and robotic assisted surgery for the shoulder and elbow. Dr. Walker also offers fracture care to help you with a smooth recovery. To know more about Dr. Walker’s services, read below:
A bone fracture is a medical condition in which a bone is cracked or broken. It is a break in the continuity of the bone. While many fractures are the result of high force impact or stress, bone fracture can also occur because of certain medical conditions that weaken the bones, such as osteoporosis.
Sports Medicine, also known as sports and exercise medicine (SEM), is a branch of medicine that deals with the treatment and prevention of sports and exercise-related injuries and improving fitness and performance.
Arthroscopic surgery, also known as arthroscopy, is a surgical procedure to visualize, diagnose, and treat problems inside a joint using a specialized instrument known as an arthroscope.
Joint replacement is a surgical procedure that replaces the damaged cartilage and bone surfaces with artificial components called implants to relieve pain and improve functional ability in the joint. It can be performed through a traditional open approach or a minimally invasive approach.
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