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Makefield Orthopaedics offers the very latest treatment options for orthopaedic injuries and disorders. Our experience and research have led to significant advances in the fields of orthopaedics and sports medicine.
Chronic conditions such as arthritis and osteonecrosis can affect the cartilage and bone within the knee joint and lead to severe pain, stiffness and swelling that limits a patient's ability to engage in certain activities and can significantly affect quality of life as the disease progresses. [Read More]
Because of its prominent location and frequent use, the shoulder is often affected by chronic conditions such as arthritis and osteonecrosis (bone death) that cause patients to suffer from pain, swelling, stiffness and a limited range of motion that often progresses over time and restrict patients from engaging in activities they enjoy. [Read More]
The patello-femoral joint connects the kneecap and the thigh bone together to help bend or extend the leg, but may be susceptible to cartilage damage due to trauma, infection, disease and inflammation like other joints. Some patients may also suffer from chondromalacia, which is a softening of the cartilage around the kneecap that can lead to continuous dull pain. [Read More]
Dr. Avallone was recently appointed Secretary-Treasurer of the American Osteopathic Academy of Orthopedics.
Dr. Stollsteimer just completed his third annual medical mission in the Dominican Republic.
Dr. Avallone was recently appointed clinical instructor in the Department of Surgery - Division of Orthopedics at The Philadelaphia College of Osteopathic Medicine.