Orthopaedics is the branch of medicine concerned with the prevention and correction of disorders, injuries and diseases of the bones, muscles, ligaments, tendons and related tissues.
Good health and an active lifestyle are two of life’s greatest pleasures. For people suffering from conditions that affect mobility and range of motion, Community Howard Regional Health System Orthopaedic Center can help. Our Orthopaedic Center surgeons are expert in diagnosing and treating conditions affecting mobility all joint areas, including knees, hips, shoulders, elbows, wrists, and fingers. Our physicians treat patients with general orthopaedic injuries, sports injuries and occupational/workman’s comp injuries as well as those needing delicate hand surgery.
Diagnostic and treatment techniques help patients regain the best range of motion possible. Specific treatments include:
- Adult and pediatric fracture care
- Joint replacements
- Hand and upper extremity surgery
- Spine/back surgery
Patients have access to around-the-clock emergency services and complete diagnostic resources such as laboratory, X-ray, CT scans, and rehabilitation services. For more information or to schedule an appointment, please call the Spine & Sports Medicine Center at 765-453-7700.