Getting your COVID Vaccine?

Getting your COVID Vaccine?

With the increasing rate of COVID vaccinations throughout the nation, we wanted to remind the community of the possibility of shoulder injury related to vaccine administration (also known as SIRVA). It is extremely rare to be injured when receiving a vaccine (only one...
Remembering Dr. Harry Genant

Remembering Dr. Harry Genant

It is with great sadness that we inform you that our friend and esteemed Board member, Dr. Harry Genant, died peacefully at home on January 14th. Harry was kind, accomplished and a strong supporter of the Foundation. He leaves a legacy as a pioneer for better...
Diving back in after regenerative orthopedics

Diving back in after regenerative orthopedics

For Ally Peterson, a 19-year-old from Napa, years of training and sacrifice paid off when her dreams of competing at the college-level in springboard diving became a reality. However, there were times when Ally’s dreams were almost derailed. Two separate injuries...
2021 Research Goals

2021 Research Goals

Check out Napa Medical Research Foundation’s goals for 2021: Publications Ultrasound-guided Cervical Facet Joint Injection Technique, to be submitted to Spine Journal or Journal of Ultrasound in Medicine. Resolution of Hindfoot Pain in Children (Sever’s Disease)...
How Orthobiologic Research is Influencing Insurance Coverage

How Orthobiologic Research is Influencing Insurance Coverage

Orthobiologic treatments, including the platelet rich plasma (PRP) and bone marrow aspirate concentrate (BMAC) treatments Dr. Bodor uses to treat problems of the spine, joints, tendons, nerves, and ligaments, are relatively new and have only become widely utilized in...
Orthobiologic Treatments for Firefighters

Orthobiologic Treatments for Firefighters

For the past few months, with wildfires raging throughout our beautiful valley, it has been difficult to concentrate on anything BUT fire. We would like to express our gratitude for all the first responders who have helped us and worked so hard to save our community....