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Inova Loudoun Hospital Offering “Ask the Expert”

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Robotic MAKOplasty® Total Hip & Knee Replacements Lecture Leesburg, VA – As part of its free “Ask the Expert” lecture series, Inova Loudoun Hospital will host – “Robotic MAKOplasty® Total Hip & Knee Replacements” on Wednesday, August 28 from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Join Dr. Nauman Akhtar, board-certified Orthopedic Surgeon and Medical Director of Inova Loudoun Hospital’s Joint…

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Exercising After Joint Replacement: What Can You Do?

Nauman Akhtar, MD, is board-certified in orthopaedic surgery. He specializes in arthritis and joint replacement and serves as medical director of the Inova Loudoun Hospital Joint Replacement Program. When I see patients who are preparing for hip or knee replacement surgery, one of the most common questions they ask is: “What kinds of activities will I…

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Inova Loudoun Hospital Offering “Ask the Expert” Lecture Treatment Options for Shoulder Pain and Arthritis

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Leesburg, VA – As part of its free “Ask the Expert” lecture series, Inova Loudoun Hospital will host “Treatment Options for Shoulder Pain and Arthritis” on Wednesday, October 24 from 6 – 7:30 p.m. Shoulder arthritis typically causes generalized shoulder pain and/or loss of movement. These symptoms often make it difficult to engage in self-care…

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Inova Loudoun Hospital Offering “Ask the Expert” Lecture Robotic MAKOplasty® Total Hip & Knee Replacements: Meet the Robot

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Inova Loudoun Hospital Offering “Ask the Expert” Lecture Robotic MAKOplasty® Total Hip & Knee Replacements: Meet the Robot Leesburg, VA – As part of its free “Ask the Expert” lecture series, Inova Loudoun Hospital will host “Robotic MAKOplasty® Total Hip & Knee Replacements: Meet the Robot” on Tuesday, June 19 from 6 – 7:30 p.m. Join Dr.…

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5 Signs It’s Time for Joint Replacement Surgery

Nauman Akhtar, MD, is board-certified in orthopaedic surgery. He specializes in arthritis and joint replacement and serves as Medical Director of the Inova Loudoun Hospital Joint Replacement Program.   If you’re living with arthritis, you are all too familiar with pain and stiffness in your joints. As those symptoms worsen over time, you might be wondering…

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Got arthritis or joint injury? Inova Mount Vernon has two new docs, and ankle replacement too

“Joint” Endeavor is a Winning Combination Inova Mount Vernon Hospital now serving Northern Virginia joint replacement patients even better, adding two highly respected physicians and new ankle replacement specialty The Inova Mount Vernon Hospital Joint Replacement Center welcomes two new surgeons to its team of orthopedic specialists: Oliver Schipper, MD, who specializes in foot and…

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