“Green” Means Go, But Here’s How We’re Being Safe About it

Green means go, but safely

At Regenexx Pittsburgh We Go Safely

As Pennsylvania continues into “Green,” we want our patients to know that here at Regenexx Pittsburgh, we are still taking COVID-19 very seriously. We are first and foremost committed to the health and safety of our patients and will continue to follow CDC guidelines and directions from Governor Wolf’s office. For more information on how to keep you and your loved ones safe during this time, what to do if you think you’re sick, or for a full list of business reopening regulations, please visit the CDC’s website: 

Because of COVID-19, Orthopedic surgeons everywhere have been redefining “business as usual.” Many, such as the Ohio Orthopedic Surgery Institute, have enhanced screening for staff and patients, increased sanitation measures, and started disallowing visitors [3]. Others, like Columbia Orthopedics in New York City, are offering virtual telehealth appointments [4].

What COVID Safety Zone Means at Regenexx Pittsburgh

Regenexx Pittsburgh is implementing all of these practices and more to ensure your visit with us is as safe as possible. In accordance with the CDC [1] and Pennsylvania Department of Health [2] guidelines, we have created a COVID-19 Safety Zone that both meets and exceeds requirements.

Pre-Appointment patient COVID-19 symptom checks by phone

Patients go from car to one-at-a-time check-in to private exam room.

On-premises patient temperature check and COVID-19 symptom re-check.

All providers and staff wear masks to reduce potential spread of virus to patients.

All providers and patients use frequent handwashing.

All common surfaces cleaned frequently with medical grade anti-viral disinfectants.

We believe that continuing with these measures will help stop the spread of COVID-19. We will continue to modify our safety measures to comply with new state and federal recommendations/orders as they come.
For any questions regarding our COVID-19 safety measures or to book an appointment, please call us at 412-963-6480.

[1] https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/downloads/guidance-small-business.pdf

[2] Order of the Secretary of the Pennsylvania Department of Health Directing Building Safety Measures

[3] https://www.ohio-ortho-surg.com/important-covid-19-update/

[4] https://www.columbiaortho.org/telehealth

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Dr. Marc Adelsheimer

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Knee

Regenexx® Procedures are non-surgical injection treatments that are intended to help reduce pain and improve function for those who are suffering from pain due to common injuries, arthritis, and overuse conditions. View Details About Knee Treatments >

Commonly Treated Conditions:

  • Arthritis
  • Meniscus Tears
  • Patellofemoral
  • Syndrome/Chondomalacia
  • ACL Tears + PCL, LCL & MCL Tears & Sprains
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  • Pes anersine bursitis
  • Baker’s cyst
  • Instability
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Lower Spine

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Commonly Treated Conditions:

  • Lumbar Facet Injury
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Herniated or Bulging Disc
  • Radiculopathy (pinched nerve)
  • SI Joint Syndrome
  • Many More Disc and Low Back Issues

Foot & Ankle

Regenexx® Procedures are non-surgical injection treatments that are intended to help reduce pain and improve function for those who are suffering from pain due to common injuries, arthritis, and overuse conditions. View Details About Foot & Ankle Treatments >

Commonly Treated Conditions:

  • Arthritis
  • Ankle Instability
  • Plantar fasciitis
  • Peroneal tendon tear or split
  • Ligament sprain or tear
  • Sub-talar arthritis or instability
  • Tarsal tunnel syndrome
  • Bunions

Cervical Spine

Regenexx® Procedures are non-surgical injection treatments that are intended to help reduce pain and improve function for those who are suffering from pain due to common injuries, arthritis, and overuse conditions. View Details About Spine Treatments >

Commonly Treated Conditions:

  • Cervical Instability
  • Cervical Facet Injury
  • Neck, Back or Rib Instability
  • Many More Disc and Cervical Issues Causing Pain

Hip

Regenexx® Procedures are non-surgical injection treatments that are intended to help reduce pain and improve function for those who are suffering from pain due to common injuries, arthritis, and overuse conditions. View Details About Hip Treatments >

Commonly Treated Conditions:

  • Arthritis
  • Osteonecrosis
  • Bursitis
  • Tendinopathy
  • Labral / Labrum Tear

Shoulder

Regenexx® Procedures are non-surgical injection treatments that are intended to help reduce pain and improve function for those who are suffering from pain due to common injuries, arthritis, and overuse conditions. View Details About Shoulder Treatments >

Commonly Treated Conditions:

  • Rotator cuff tears
  • Arthritis of the shoulder joint
  • Thoracic outlet syndrome
  • Labral tears or degeneration
  • Rotator cuff tendonitis & tendonosis
  • AC Joint Separation
  • Recurrent shoulder dislocations

Elbow

Regenexx® Procedures are non-surgical injection treatments that are intended to help reduce pain and improve function for those who are suffering from pain due to common injuries, arthritis, and overuse conditions. View Details About Elbow Treatments >

Commonly Treated Conditions:

  • Arthritis
  • Instability
  • Tennis Elbow or Golfer’s Elbow
  • Nerve entrapment (ulnar nerve)

Hand & Wrist

Regenexx® Procedures are non-surgical injection treatments that are intended to help reduce pain and improve function for those who are suffering from pain due to common injuries, arthritis, and overuse conditions. View Details About Hand & Wrist Treatments >

Commonly Treated Conditions:

  • Hand Arthritis
  • Basal Joint Arthritis or CMC / Carpometacarpal
  • Arthritis
  • Instability
  • TFCC Tear
  • Carpal Tunnel SyndromeTrigger Finger