Welcome Dr. Scarcella!

Specializing in Minimally Invasive Spine Procedures Dr. Scarcella recently completed a prestigious spine fellowship at the Spine Institute of Arizona in Phoenix. Accepting new patients with cervical, thoracic, and lumbar complaints. Top Provider of Orthopaedic  Care in the Southwest Dr. Scarcella joins Las Cruces Orthopaedic Associates, which consists of Dr. McGuire, Dr. [...]

September 1st, 2017|Uncategorized|

Saturday Clinics

Saturday Clinics Open for Student Sport Injuries Las Cruces Orthopaedic Associates is now offering to provide you with Saturday services for any sports-related injury up until November 11th! We accept walk-ins as well as scheduled appointments! Dr. Barrera specializes in sports medicine and will be the provider during our Saturday [...]

September 1st, 2017|Uncategorized|

Photo: LCOA proud main sponsor of the 1st Annual 12th Man Golf Tournament

Dr Saiz (LCOA President)  seen here with Jason Reed (local Las Cruces Musician) golfing July 1st. (Tournament donations went towards helping Las Cruces High School athletics)

July 31st, 2017|Other|

Photo: Spicy Tortugas – Boys 2004 Gold 3v3 champions

LCOA is a proud sponsor of the Spicy Tortugas - Boys 2004 Gold 3v3 champions! Congratulations Spicy Tortugas!

July 30th, 2017|Other|

Photo: Dr Banda MD – Winner of the 2017 Healthcare Award “Teamwork”

Dr Paul Saiz, MD (left) with Dr Banda MD (right).

July 29th, 2017|Other|

Dr. Romanelli Performs New Technique for Irreparable Rotator Cuff Tears.

" The superior capsule reconstruction is a treatment option for massive, irreparable rotator cuff tears. Treatment goals of such tears are to reduce pain, restore shoulder function and delay the need for reverse shoulder replacements. About SCR Superior capsule reconstruction (SCR) is a promising alternative treatment. The technique is done arthroscopically using [...]

June 28th, 2017|Dr Romanelli|

City of the Crosses 12th Man Golf Tournament

City of the Crosses 12th Man Golf Tournament June 30th - July 1st Sonoma Ranch Golf Course Presented by Las Cruces Orthopaedic Associates Dr Saiz will be saying a few words before each round on Saturday, July 1st For more information, please use the following links: Email 12thmanclub2017@gmail.com Website [...]

June 28th, 2017|Other|

Dr. Paul Saiz’s Recognition by Western Heritage Bank

Dr. Saiz, part of Las Cruces Board of Directors for the Western Heritage Bank, received these kind words in a recent press release by the bank: A Great Bank is Founded on the Talents of Great People. All banks are not created equal. The great ones – the ones you feel a connection with – [...]

June 7th, 2017|Press Release|

Common Ankle Injuries

The ankles are flexible enough to permit a wide range of motion, yet strong enough to bear the weight of the entire body. Nevertheless, ankles can still be injured. Today, as more people engage in sports and physical activities, ankle injuries have become increasingly common. Ankle Sprains An ankle sprain occurs when ligaments in the [...]

October 19th, 2016|Ankle and Foot|

Ankle Sprains

Mild Sprain A mild sprain occurs when there is minimal force with only slight stretching or tearing of the ligaments. Pain and swelling are minimal; walking is generally possible. Treatment: Often, ankle elevation and ice pack to reduce pain swelling are all that is necessary. Moderate Sprain A moderate sprain occurs when ligaments are partially [...]

October 19th, 2016|Ankle and Foot|