Services

Orthopaedics, or orthopaedic services, is the medical specialty that involves the treatment of the musculoskeletal system, which is made up of your body’s bones, joints, ligaments, tendons, and muscles. Our orthopaedic services procedures include minimally invasive surgery techniques, advanced external fixation and the use of bone graft substitutes and bone-fusing protein.

Information

Any number of medical problems can affect the bones, joints, ligaments, tendons, and muscles.

BONE PROBLEMS MAY INCLUDE:

  • Bone deformities
  • Bone infections
  • Fractures
  • Nonunions and malunions
  • Spinal deformities

JOINT PROBLEMS MAY INCLUDE:

  • Arthritis
  • Bursitis
  • Dislocation
  • Joint pain
  • Joint swelling
  • Ligament tears

Common orthopaedic-related diagnoses
based on body part:

ANKLE AND FOOT:

  • Fasciitis
  • Foot and ankle deformities
  • Fractures
  • Heel pain
  • Heel spurs
  • Joint pain and arthritis
  • Sprains
  • Tarsal tunnel syndrome

HAND AND WRISTS:

  • Fractures
  • Joint pain
  • Arthritis
  • Tendon or ligament injury
  • Carpal tunnel syndrome
  • Ganglion cyst
  • Rheumatoid arthritis
  • Tendinitis

SHOULDER:

  • Arthritis
  • Bursitis
  • Dislocation
  • Frozen shoulder (adhesive capsulitis)
  • Impingement syndrome
  • Loose or foreign bodies
  • Rotator cuff tear
  • Rotator cuff tendinitis
  • Separation
  • Torn labrum
  • SLAP tears

KNEE:

  • Cartilage and meniscus injuries
  • Dislocation of the kneecap (patella)
  • Ligament sprains or tears (anterior cruciate, posterior cruciate, medial collateral and lateral collateral ligament tears)
  • Loose or foreign bodies
  • Osgood-Schlatter disease
  • Pain
  • Tendinitis

ELBOW:

  • Arthritis
  • Bursitis
  • Dislocation or separation
  • Ligament sprains or tears
  • Loose or foreign bodies
  • Pain
  • Tennis or golfers elbow (epicondylitis or tendinitis)
  • Elbow stiffness or contractures

SPINE:

  • Herniated (slipped) disc
  • Infection of the spine
  • Injury to the spine
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal stenosis
  • Spinal tumor
  • Fractures
  • Spinal cord injuries

SERVICES AND TREATMENTS

Imaging procedures can help diagnose or even treat many orthopaedic conditions.
Dr. Barr may order:

  • Arthrograms (joint x-ray)
  • Bone scans
  • Computed tomography (CT) scan
  • Discography
  • Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scan
  • X-rays

Sometimes, treatment involves injections of medicine into the painful area.
This may involve:

  • Corticosteroid injections into joints, tendons and ligaments and around the spine
  • Hyaluronic acid injection to help relieve arthritis pain
  • Surgical procedures used in the treatment of orthopeadics include:
  • Arthroscopic surgeries
  • Bunionectomy and hammer toe repair
  • Cartilage repair or resurfacing procedures
  • Cartilage surgery to knee
  • Fracture care
  • Joint replacement (arthroplasty)
  • Ligament reconstructions
  • Repair of torn ligaments and tendons
  • Spine surgery, including diskectomy, foraminotomy, laminectomy and spinal fusion

Main Office

455 Marlton Pike West
Cherry Hill, NJ 08002
Main Office Phone: 856-616-2999
Fax: 856-616-1437

Contact Us:

Please email us at info@gardenstateorthopaedics.com with your questions. Please include the patient's name in the subject of your email. This email is intended for NON-URGENT, NON-MEDICAL communication only. We will reply to questions submitted via email within 3 business days.

If you need an immediate response to your question, please call to speak with a member of our office staff. For all questions directly related to your health, call the office at (856) 616-2999.
If this is a life-threatening
emergency, please call 911 immediately.

Office Hours:

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Phone calls: 8:30 to 4:30
Patient care: 9:00 to 5:00

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