Foot & Ankle

AAOS Warns Parents of Trampoline Danger

Trampolines are commonplace in many backyards across the country. Children spend countless summer hours on trampolines, but the danger of trampoline use was put back into the spotlight recently after a three-year-old boy in Florida was injured on a trampoline and required a body cast for recovery.
The American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons is warning parents against the dangers of trampolines, especially for children under six years old. This press release was issued a few years after the American Academy of Pediatrics advised against trampoline use.   » Read more about: AAOS Warns Parents of Trampoline Danger  »


Workers comp wackiness!

We recently hosted several teams at the annual Las Vegas workers comp bowling tourney. What a great and goofy afternoon!
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Putting Patients First

Practice features full-time advocate
Because our patients are what keep us growing and succeeding, we understand the value of having a seamless line of communication between all parties. As the only orthopedic practice in Southern Nevada with a dedicated patient advocate, we at Nevada Orthopedic & Spine Center have placed emphasis on this area of our business to ensure satisfaction. With Rana Crisostomo leading the way as our Patient Advocate, we are more than certain that our patients are getting the best service possible day in and day out.  » Read more about: Putting Patients First  »


NOSC winter newsletter is here!

The winter 2016 edition of On The Move, Nevada Orthopedic & Spine Center’s newsletter, is now available and linked below. This newsletter offers referring practices updates, insights and tips to make their patients’ experiences with NOSC as stress-free and satisfying as possible.
 
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Summerlin expo a big hit

Representatives of Nevada Orthopedic & Spine Center recently attended a health and wellness expo at Downtown Summerlin. Several hundred people visited the practice’s information booth. Events such as this are just one of the many ways that the practice educates the community about the expertise and capabilities of its physicians.  » Read more about: Summerlin expo a big hit  »


Meet Our Providers: Holman Chan, M.D.

At Nevada Orthopedic & Spine Center, all of our Orthopedic Surgeons are board certified and fellowship trained in their respective specialties.  We offer quality health care you can trust.  As a patient, it is important to learn about the orthopedic surgeon that you are visiting at our office.
Join us for our new blog series, “Meet Our Providers” to learn more about our providers and their specialties.
MEET HOLMAN CHAN, M.D.

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What is Pain?

Pain is often the trigger to seek medical care and many patients experiencing pain seek treatment with an orthopedic surgeon.   At Nevada Orthopedic & Spine Center, our board certified and fellowship trained orthopedic surgeons will identify why you are experiencing pain.  After the reason for pain and discomfort is diagnosed, our orthopedic surgeons will create an individualized treatment strategy for you.
There are two categories to describe pain, Acute and Chronic.  The American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons describes pain as “a sensory and emotional reaction precipitated by actual or anticipated injury;  » Read more about: What is Pain?  »


Holman Chan, M.D. Rated #1 Orthopedic Surgeon in Henderson, Nevada

Congratulations to Holman Chan, M.D. who is ranked the #1 Orthopedic Surgeon in Henderson, Nevada on RateMDs.  RateMDs is one of the most popular websites in the world where patients have the opportunity to review their experience with physicians and medical practices.  Dr. Chan specializes in Foot and Ankle surgery, Trauma, and General Orthopedics and practices at the Henderson office of Nevada Orthopedic & Spine Center.  To make an appointment with Dr. Chan at Nevada Orthopedic &  » Read more about: Holman Chan, M.D. Rated #1 Orthopedic Surgeon in Henderson, Nevada  »


Nevada Orthopedic & Spine Center Welcomes Holman Chan, M.D.

Nevada Orthopedic & Spine Center welcomes Holman Chan, M.D. to our Henderson office.
Holman Chan, M.D. was born in Vancouver, Canada.  He received a Bachelor of Science in 2002 from The University of British Columbia, Vancouver.  Dr. Chan attended The University of Alberta, Edmonton where he received a Doctor in Medicine in 2006. Dr. Chan completed his Surgical Internship and Residency in Orthopedic Surgery at The University of Alberta, Edmonton in 2011 holding the distinction of Chief Resident,  » Read more about: Nevada Orthopedic & Spine Center Welcomes Holman Chan, M.D.  »