Orthopedics

Thousands of area residents wake up each morning with stiff, sore, worn-out hip and knee joints. Are you one of them?

Whether it is a sporting accident, joint problem or the long-term effects of arthritis, the quality care provided by the orthopedic specialists at Saint Francis Hospital South will help get you up and running in no time.

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 Hospital South, our physicians believe in conservative therapy and will work with you on appropriate treatments before recommending surgery.

The orthopedic team at Saint Francis Hospital South offers enhanced mobility and decreased pain to patients suffering from orthopedic disorders caused by trauma, degenerative disease and other conditions. Additionally, our rapid rehabilitation approach enables patients to increase their flexibility and strength and return more quickly to a normal state of health and mobility. 

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