07
Mar
For the past 13 years, Maria Farano lived in pain. Her journey with shoulder pain began years ago when she had torn her rotator cuff while reaching for a can of tomatoes. She later had a rotator cuff repair. Unfortunately, due to family circumstances, she could not dedicate the time to allow her shoulder to heal. Over the next few years, Maria’s shoulder
09
Aug
After having relocated to Hampton Roads from Alabama, Lucy began experiencing episodes during which the pain was so great that she could not walk, run or participate in any of the athletic activities that were so much a part of her life. Some say the third time’s the charm. In Lucy’s case, it was also the cure. After one specialist diagnosed her retracted quad
12
Apr
Posted by samantha.jones, Community Contributor As one of only nine surgeons in the nation to perform a highly specialized, minimally-invasive technique for total shoulder replacement, Virginia Beach's Chad Manke, M.D., of Atlantic Orthopaedic Specialists, is committed to innovative and results-driven patient care. This specialized technique, known as the