Sports Medicine

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: Thomas C. Kim, 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 THOMAS C. KIM, M.D.

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Meet Our Providers: Bradley S. Baker, 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 BRADLEY S. BAKER, M.D.

Request an appointment with Dr. Bradley Baker here or call 702-258-3773
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Meet Our Providers: Edward S. Ashman, 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.

EDWARD S. ASHMAN, M.D.

Request an appointment with Dr. Edward Ashman here or call 702.258.3773.  » Read more about: Meet Our Providers: Edward S. Ashman, M.D.  »


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?  »


Thomas C. Kim, M.D. Advises on Female Soccer ACL Injuries in Las Vegas

“Free Kicks and Safer Knees”
By PAUL HARASIM LAS VEGAS REVIEW-JOURNAL
What Coach Danny Stone tells them to do — his British accent makes it sound like actor Jude Law is barking out orders — they do.
They jog and run forward, backward, laterally. They stretch their calves, quadriceps, hamstrings, groins, hips.
It is 6:30 p.m. as members of the Las Vegas 99s girls club soccer team begins its practice in Summerlin’s Crossing Park, where the temperature has “cooled”  » Read more about: Thomas C. Kim, M.D. Advises on Female Soccer ACL Injuries in Las Vegas  »


Bradley S. Baker, M.D. Named Vitals.com Top 10 Doctor

Dr. Baker has been recognized as Vitals Top 10 Doctor in the state of Nevada. Vitals Top 10 Doctor is part of the Vitals Awards & Recognition Program, based on collective patient ratings and reviews of their doctors. Dr. Baker is now among those physicians so highly regarded that his patients feel the need share their positive experience with others. Dr. Baker holds two certifications by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery in Orthopaedic Surgery and the subspecialty of Sports Medicine.  » Read more about: Bradley S. Baker, M.D. Named Vitals.com Top 10 Doctor  »