Patient Resources

There are several great resources for patients! Here are a few of our favorite:

 

www.orthoinfo.org 

         This site is from the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, and offers an extensive

         patient education library, orthopaedic news, and informed patient learning modules!

 

 www.aofas.org 

         This site from the American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society has a full patient education site, as

         well as news and support for the medical community.

 

www.assh.org  

         This site from the American Society for Surgery of the Hand is the most comprehensive online

         resource for hand, wrist, elbow, and shoulder information.

 

www.apma.org  

         This site from the American Podiatric Medical Association is the best resource for foot education

         and information, and includes an "Ask the Expert" feature!

 

www.bonesmart.org

         This site from the Foundation for the Advancement in Research in Medicine presents information

         regarding joint replacement options, and feature several videos and patient stories!

 

www.saveyourknees.org

         Another great site from the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons! This site focuses on knee

         health and features a detailed information center!