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Orthopedic Surgeon Spotlight:  Marc A. Aiken, MD

Orthopedic Surgeon Spotlight: Marc A. Aiken, MD

by Natalie (SU)
Sports Medicine, Trauma, and Reconstructive Surgery Fellowship trained and board-certified orthopedic surgeon Dr. Mark A. Aiken of Watauga Orthopaedics specializes in Sports Medicine, Trauma, and Reconstructive Surgery. Watauga Orthopaedics’ reputation as one of the premier orthopedic surgery and rehabilitation practices in the Tri-Cities area of northeastern Tennessee was earned the old-fashioned way: by providing exceptional care, one patient at a time. Nobody understands that better than Dr. Aiken, who has been caring for patients in the Tri-Cities area since 1988.

Carpal Tunnel and Going to a Hand Therapist

Carpal Tunnel and Going to a Hand Therapist

by Stephanie Meadows
Have you been experiencing numbness, pain, or tingling in your hand that moves down into your wrist? Although these could be the symptoms of complications from injury, chronic pain and numbness can point to other conditions, such as arthritis, or more commonly, a condition known as carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS).


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