WHAT IS ORTHOPEDICS?
Orthopedics is the branch of medicine concerned with diseases, injuries,
and conditions of the musculoskeletal system: the body's bones, muscles,
tendons, ligaments and nerves. Thanks to the advances in orthopedic medicine,
many are enjoying longer and more active lives.
JOINT CARE CENTER AT SHASTA REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER- WE OFFER SOUTIONS
TO YOUR PAIN
Our team of expert physicians, nurses and medical staff work closely with
you from diagnosis, through treatment and recovery, in order to meet the
unique medical and lifestyle needs of each patient. When a surgical procedure
becomes the right choice, our team of board certified orthopedic surgeons
have the ability to replace all major joints, including hips, knees and
Your journey back to mobility is not an individual effort. With the help
of our Joint Care Team, you and your family will be guided through the
transitions between pre-operative education, surgery, physical therapy
and rehabilitation, all the way through your return home.
2016 Joint Replacement Classes-
WHY JOINT REPLACEMENT
Repair injuries to bones, tendons, ligaments and muscles through small
incisions using the latest techniques.
Some minimally invasive surgeries include:
- Carpal Tunnel Release (Endoscopic Technique)
- Knee Replacement (Unicompartmental)
- Hip Replacement
- Arthroscopy for Most Joints
- Arthroplasty for Joint Arthritis
- Release of Joint Contractures
- Minimally Invasive Fixations, Decompression
- Vertebroplasty or Kyphoplasty for Spinal Compression Fractures Caused by
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