Posted on December 08, 2021
After 13 years of providing well-deserved relief to patients suffering from acute and chronic pain, it is with mixed emotions that we announce the retirement of Northwest Orthopaedic Specialists physician, Joshua Dawley, MD.
Posted on November 05, 2021
The COVID‐19 pandemic has altered almost everything about our lives. In health care, clinics, hospitals, and surgical centers are often short‐staffed, or overcrowded caring for COVID patients. This has forced many people to delay surgeries and treatment of orthopedic injuries and conditions, adding painful or debilitating waiting to an already stressful situation.
Posted on September 13, 2021
After over a year of remote learning due to the pandemic, students are back at school for in‐person education. While attending school is a wonderful opportunity for learning, social development, and physical activity, those benefits don’t come without risk. NWOS hopes this year’s back‐to‐school time will result in developing student behaviors and habits for healthier bodies that can be maintained for a lifetime.
Posted on July 22, 2021
With most schools going back to full‐time, in‐person classes and sports activities, Northwest Orthopaedic Specialists wants to share things to consider when returning to sports and avoiding injury.
Posted on June 15, 2021
It’s June and summertime is finally here, which means the fun of outdoor activities, whether a relaxing hike, bike ride, or the challenge of competing in a local triathlon or marathon.
Posted on April 30, 2021
Even though you’ve slowed down as your priorities have shifted, your love of sports and your desire to stay active has never faded, so it’s important to find that balance. Playing sports and a consistent exercise routine is vital for health and is an important social outlet.
Posted on March 31, 2021
When your bones, joints, or muscles are injured or hurting, it’s comforting to know that NW Orthopedic Express Clinics offer no-hassle walk-in capability, orthopedic expertise, and treatment options to help you get back in action.
Posted on February 28, 2021
Northwest Orthopaedic Specialists is the Official Orthopedic Provider of Gonzaga Athletics. Dr. Russell VanderWilde, Dr. Khalid Shirzad, and Dr. Soren Olson work closely with these talented college athletes and their trainers. They strive to protect athletes from injury on the court and field while providing the best orthopedic treatment to get them back in the game when injuries do sometimes occur.