News and Information
Robert J. Singer, D.O., orthopedic surgeon specializing in shoulder, elbow, knee, hand, wrist, fracture, and joint replacement care at Blair Orthopedics, is celebrating his 15-year anniversary with Blair Orthopedics.
Baseball players aren't the only people at risk for rotator cuff injuries of the shoulder. Joshua Port, M.D., shoulder surgeon at Blair Orthopedics and the area's first surgeon to perform rotator cuff repair surgeries, is performing the highly advanced shoulder procedure for adults over the age of 50 more than any other age group.
Click here to download a PDF version of Dr. Budny’s article published in Podiatry Management magazine.
Recognized for high achievement in patient satisfaction and business office practices, Blair Orthopedics is the only orthopedic practice in Pennsylvania to have been named a “Better Performing Practice” of 2012 by the Medical Group Management Association.
Watch WTAJ-TV's coverage of the practice's honor:
Blair Orthopedics’ knee, shoulder, elbow and sports medicine doctor, Joshua Port, M.D., will begin his 15th year as a clinical assistant professor of orthopedic surgery in the School of Medicine, Department of Orthopedic Surgery at the University of Pittsburgh.
Click here to read the Altoona Mirror's coverage of Dr. Port's reappointment.
There is a current CDC investigation into the use the preservative free agent Methylprednisolone in Epidural Steroid Injections. This drug is suspected to be linked to the national menigitis outbreak currentlyreported in six states: Tennessee, Florida, Virginia, North Carolina, Indiana and Maryland.
For our patients who have had a joint injection performed at our practice, we have NOT used any of the three lots of the drug linked to the outbreak.