Orthopedics

Orthopedics is the assessment and diagnosis, non-operative and operative treatment of acute, chronic, traumatic and overuse injuries of the musculoskeletal system. At Saint Francis Health System, our physicians believe in conservative therapy and will work with you on appropriate treatments before recommending surgery.
 
Services provided through Saint Francis include treatment of cervical, thoracic and lumbosacral disorders of the spine, including non-operative management and simple and complex surgeries such as fusions, revision surgery and instrumentation procedures involving the neck and mid and low back.
 
In addition, Saint Francis Health System orthopedic specialists provide:
  • Total joint replacement
  • Sports medicine
  • Spine surgery
  • Foot and ankle surgery
  • Fracture care
  • Musculoskeletal fusions
  • Revision surgery
  • Arthroscopic and microscopic surgeries
  • Treatment for tendon and nerve injuries
  • Finger contractures
  • Treatment for arthritis, ganglions, cysts and tumors