OAM Testimonials – Share your OAM experience.

"Dr. Hicks gave me my life back!" - Erika Haynes, Patient

"Dr. Hicks gave me my life back!" - Erika Haynes, Patient

While all physicians listen to their patients, it takes a special character trait to truly hear them, according to orthopedic spine surgeon Dr. Alfred K. Hicks. The difference is in the way confidence and understanding are developed between doctor and patient. "My overriding goal is to establish complete trust and solid communication with each of my patients, and to then Read More...

Dr. Terry Reardon Continues to Win Both Patient and Professional Accolades:

A Testimony to Over 20 Years of Treating Patients from Head to Toe

Dr. Terry Reardon is fellowship trained in sports medicine and has over 20 years of experience in primary and complex joint replacement procedures. He has been named a CT magazine ‘TOP DOC’ for five years in a row. His expertise extends beyond sports medicine and joint replacements into total patient care. He is known in the community as a compassionate Read More...


When a Sense of Urgency Meets URGENTOrtho:

Meet the OAM professionals who saved one important day—and made all the others just as pain-free

The joys of grandparenthood are many—and attending a grandchild’s wedding is certainly one of them. Which is why when Sara Paley began experiencing severe knee pain just weeks before the ceremony, the first (and only) name that popped into her head was Orthopedic Associates of Middletown. Dr. Thomas Larson, an orthopedic specialist at OAM, gave Sara the ability to enjoy Read More...

Special Bonds Between Surgeons and Patients: A Strength at OAM

On the Road with Karen and Dr. Adeleke D.P.M.

"He explained everything to me and had an incredible bedside manner" - Karen Clark, Patient When Karen Clark was running six months ago as part of her regular health-centered regimen, she had no idea that one of the roads she would soon turn onto would be the road to recovery. During her run that day, Karen twisted her ankle seriously Read More...

Local Leader For Leading Edge Non-Surgical Treatment Of Chronic Knee Pain

Dr. Arpad Fejos of Orthopedic Associates of Middletown is an expert in radiofrequency ablation

Osteoarthritis of the knee is result of the wear and tear of the natural cushion between the affected joints, also known as cartilage. Sufferers experience chronic pain, swelling and decreased mobility and many try injectable corticosteroids treatments and physical therapy, but with only limited success. Often it seems as if surgery is the only effective option—but there are many patients Read More...

"Dr. Kuhn knew exactly what to do!” says a grateful martial arts enthusiast.  - Karen Jones, Patient

"Dr. Kuhn did everything he could to make my recovery a successful one and allowed me my moment of victory!" - Heather Petit, Patient

"Dr. Kuhn did everything he could to make my recovery a successful one and allowed me my moment of victory!" - Heather Petit, Patient Heather Petit is back on the slopes—and for that she thanks Dr. Michael Kuhn of Orthopedic Associates of Middletown. Last year, Heather, an avid skier, had an accident on the slopes that shredded one of her Read More...


"Dr. Geist explains everything to me, He always makes sure that he is extremely clear on what he plans to do. If I don’t understand something, he explains it to me in a way that’s completely clear."  -Greg Bereski, Patient

For this patient, OAM has given him several leases on an active life!

Greg Bereski (retired), an active athlete, has been a patient of Dr. Robert Geist at Orthopedic Associates of Middletown for many years—or as Greg might put it, for many injuries. “He has put me back together several times,” he says about Dr. Geist, a specialist in workers’ comp, sports medicine, and arthroscopic surgery who Greg has had on his recovery Read More...

"I would recommend OAM and Dr. Naujoks to anyone, for any orthopedic issue or problem." - Megan Aubrey, Patient

Great doctor! Went to him for a ganglion cyst on my wrist and he did an aspiration and cortisone shot for it. He was extremely helpful and efficient. He got things done in timely manner, and listened intently to my questions and concerns. Would absolutely recommend Dr. Naujoks for any upper extremity issues. – Elena Rotman

Genuine, highly experienced, and passionate about providing the best patient-centered diagnoses and treatments for all hand and upper extremity injuries and impairments, Dr. Ryan Naujoks is fellowship-trained and a Connecticut native. “I like the focus on restoring function, I also like the types of problems I see. It is very rewarding to take a broken bone, something that was broken, Read More...