Road to Recovery
For a Santa Barbara woman, distance is no object when it means receiving the best orthopedic care.
Dr. Tocci first did a cleanup operation to give Richardson a little more time before he removed the damaged cartilage and bone from the ankle joint and replaced it with prosthetics in January 2012.
“She did very well with the ankle replacement,” Dr. Tocci says. “She got back to walking and her other activities with good pain relief.”
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January 30, 2012 - Dr. Tocci is currently serving on the Medical Executive Committee at Mission Hospital
October 26, 2011 - Dr. Stephen Tocci gives a lecture for the Arthritis Foundation on "Arthritis of the Foot and Ankle."
Published Articles Written by or about COMG Doctors:
Read the journal article "Magnetic Resonance Angiography for the Evaluation of Vascular Injury in Knee Dislocations" by Dr. StephenTocci, appearing in the December 2010 issue of Journal of Knee Surgery.
Read the "Unresolved Ankle Sprain" article written by Dr.Stephen Tocci appearing in the November 2010 issue of Physician Link News
Read the "Knee Replacement Surgery” Pain-free Mobility article written about Dr. Michael Marandola appearing in the August 2010 issue of Senior Reporter
Read the "Carpal Tunnel Syndrome" article written by Dr. John Morris appearing in the January 2010 issue of Physician Link News
Read the "Sciatica" article written by Dr. Michael Burdi appearing in the June 2009 issue of Physician Link News
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- aaos.org - The American Academy of Orthopedic Surgery
General information on orthopedics.
- ocma.org - Orange County Medical Association
- cmanet.org - California Medical Association
- medicinenet.com - Online healthcare media publishing company.
- spine.org - North American Spine Society
- spineuniverse.co - Doctor approved information for back pain sufferers.
- aana.org - Arthroscopy Association of North America
- aahks.org - American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons
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