Sports Medicine: A Brief Q&A with Katie Macdonald, APRN

As a nurse practitioner, Katie Macdonald, APRN, works alongside Dr. Timothy Badwey and Dr. James Halloran to treat orthopedic conditions of the foot, ankle and knee, including sports-related injuries. Katie also runs own clinic at Dickson-Diveley Orthopaedics, where she sees new patients and performs re-checks and post-operative evaluations on … Continued

Trigger Finger: Causes, Symptoms and Treatments

Many people who regularly repeat certain finger and thumb movements, particularly pinching-style movements, are at risk of developing Trigger Finger (a.k.a. stenosing tenosynovitis). Trigger finger is an orthopedic condition that involves inflammation and swelling around the tendons that bend the finger. The … Continued

Meet Katie Macdonald, APRN

As a nurse practitioner, Katie Macdonald works alongside Dr. James Halloran and Dr. Timothy Badwey  to care for patients with conditions affecting the foot, ankle and knee, including sports injuries. Katie has a master’s degree in nursing from Saint Luke’s College of … Continued

Meet Annie Muehlberger, APRN, RN

As a nurse practitioner, Annie Muehlberger works alongside Dr. Brian Divelbiss and Dr. Mark Winston to care for patients with conditions affecting the hand, wrist, arm and elbow. She has worked in orthopedics since completing her master’s degree in nursing from Walden University in … Continued

A Patient’s Guide to Scheduling & Managing Appointments Online

Last month, we announced the launch of our new and improved Online Appointment System for new patients and existing patients with new conditions. This system, accessible via the “Schedule an Appointment” links throughout the Dickson-Diveley website, lets patients schedule, view, cancel or … Continued

Meet Ken Kinnan, Certified Physician Assistant

Having joined Dickson-Diveley Orthopaedics in 2007, Ken Kinnan, PA-C, is a long-time member of our patient care team. Ken has worked alongside many of our surgeons and physicians over the years, and today he works primarily with patients needing total … Continued

Treatment Options for Tennis Elbow

Lateral epicondylitis, which is more commonly known as tennis elbow, is a condition that causes pain and tenderness near the bony knob on the outside of the elbow, where forearm tendons attach muscle to bone. The condition occurs when repetitive … Continued