Sports Medicine

Patient Of The Week

Determination: After an ACL tear Kristy is back for her second season at Longmont High School Kristin (Kristy) Lee Surgeon: Dr. Robert FitzGibbons Reason for orthopedic care: torn ACL Kristy Lee overcomes an ACL tear From the moment Kristy enters a room you can feel a surge of…

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Patient Of The Week

Cartilage Transplant and ACL Repair. Meet Jen Kearns, Front Range Orthopedics & Spine Patient of The Week Jennifer KearnsSurgeon: Dr. Robert FitzGibbonsPhysical Therapist: Lonnie Gilmore Reason for orthopedic Care: ACL reconstruction & cartilage transplant “The six weeks of physical therapy with Lonnie were crucial.. I’m a go-getterwhen it comes to PT. I…

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Join Dr. William Cooney in November for a FREE community lecture

Join Dr. William Cooney in November for a FREE community lecture Hip & Knee Arthritis: The Latest Treatment Options When: Wednesday, November 13, 2013 @ 6 p.m. Where: Longmont United Hospital An RSVP is requested.  Call 303.494.3236 or email abulinski@frocmd.com  Dr. William Cooney, Total Joint Replacement Surgeon; Sports Medicine Specialist

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How to Strengthen Your Knee

What can I do to strengthen my knee? -by Dr. Robert FitzGibbons (The response to this type of question needs to be individualized. ) A younger individual without any significant knee arthritis can be more aggressive in lower extremity strengthening.  There are multiple types of exercises that can be done…

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Are You A Candidate For Cartilage Transplantation?

Do you have knee pain?  There may be other options for you to consider.  Read about this cutting edge technology of cartilage transplantation, written by Dr. Robert FitzGibbons. http://frontrangeorthopedics.com/Cartilage-Transplantation

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St. Vrain Valley Athletics

Front Range Orthopedis is the proud official medical provider to St. Vrain Valley School District athletes.  We provide athletic training services to our local high schools, along with physician coverage at sporting events. Front Range Orthopedics would like to congratulate all the athletes and coaches this fall on a tremendous year. Our…

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New Steps to Help Prevent Knee Injuries in Teen Sports

The following is article was found in a recent Wall Street Journal publication. The article portrays a great understanding on the importance of injury prevention programs and the increased  prevalence of ACL injuries in our active youth. It is very important as medical providers, coaches, and parents to give our…

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