Patient Education

We Educate Our Patients

Understanding your options and the steps to recovery are essential. Our Patient Education pages feature animations and videos to help you. We offer non-surgical and surgical treatment for the joints, extremities and spine, including:

  • Elbow : Dr. Pizinger and Dr. Komanduri have extensive experience at diagnosing and treating a full range of elbow conditions such as fractures, sport injuries-like golf or tennis elbow, and range of motion conditions.
  • Foot and Ankle : Our foot and ankle specialist, Dr. George, can provide effective treatment to repair the many structures of the foot and ankle. From bunionectomies to total ankle reconstruction.
  • Hand and Wrist : Dr. Komanduri has the experience to treat hand and wrist conditions including carpal tunnel syndrome.
  • Hip : The joint of your hip is responsible for most of the bending, and twisting motions as well as walking and running. Our Testimonials page features patients who've overcome hip pain with the help of Dr. Komanduri or Dr. Pizinger.
  • Knee : Dr. Komanduri and Dr. Pizinger have extensive experience in treating knee pain, mobility and range of motion symptoms.
  • Shoulder : Dr. Komanduri and Dr. Pizinger offer specialize in partial and total joint replacement, reconstruction, and decompression therapy, as well as arthroscopic surgery to treat a variety of chronic shoulder issues.
  • Spine : Dr. Kuo is our spine specialist. She can help you if you are suffering with neck and back pain. She regularly treats spinal stenosis, spondylothesis and sacral conditions.
  • Non-surgical treatments : In some cases non-surgical treatment may be the best course of care. That may include specialized bracing, supports, physical therapy or medication to facilitate recovery without surgery.

If you're in pain, call us now at (815) 741-6900 to schedule an appointment.