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C. Thomas Vangsness, Jr., M.D.

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What Happens When You Tear Your ACL?

Your anterior cruciate ligament, commonly known as the ACL, is one of the most important ligaments in your knee. Ligaments are vital components of movement because they stabilize joints. A problem in the ACL affects your ability to properly move and rotate the knee. Since it is also under the most stress, the ACL is […]

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Choosing an Orthopedic Surgeon

When joint problems escalate to the point of needing special treatment, it is time to research orthopedic surgeons. As you consider your treatment options, it is important to choose an orthopedic surgeon who can accurately meet your needs. To ensure that you make the best choice, identify your needs, do your research, and ask the […]

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