Orthopedics and Sports Medicine

What are the most common procedures?

  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Total Knee
  • Total Hip
  • Carpal Tunnel
  • Fractures- open reduction, internal fixation and closed reduction
  • Shoulder procedures- arthroscopy, rotator cuff, shoulder replacement

What is Sports Medicine?

Sports medicine is the treatment and prevention of injuries related to sports and exercise.

It is a subspecialty of orthopedics, which deals with treating soft tissue (muscle, tendon and ligament) injuries- particularly shoulder and knee injuries with minimally invasive arthroscopy techniques.

Orthopedics

 

Dr. Jerod Hines