Comprehensive Specialty Services Help a Wide Range of Patients
Southwest General is proud to provide a full range of orthopedic specialty
care for patients, helping them to achieve the best possible outcomes
and shortest recovery times through:
- High-quality, compassionate care
- Board certified physicians and specially trained staff members
- State-of-the-art surgical and rehabilitation techniques
- Advanced technology for minimally invasive procedures and better implant alignment
- Comprehensive Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation services
Areas of Expertise
Southwest General provides care in the following specialty areas:
Rheumatologists at Southwest General offer diagnosis and treatment of arthritis
and other joint and connective tissue disorders as well as osteoporosis.
Our skilled and compassionate team takes a multidisciplinary approach
to assure the highest level of care to relieve pain and improve mobility.
Foot and Ankle
Since conditions affecting the foot or ankle can impact a patient’s
mobility, our team helps assure that when patients come to us for treatment,
they receive the best medical care to help them to return to an active
and independent lifestyle. Podiatrists and orthopedic surgeons at Southwest
General offer state-of- the-art procedures and treatments to help patients
overcome the effects of traumatic injuries, disease and neuromuscular
Hand and Upper Extremity
Our Hand and Upper Extremity services focus on treatment for a wide range
of conditions. Whether the conditions originate from trauma, disease or
the aging process, our orthopedic team is skilled in reconstructive procedures
and treatments to help improve function.
Joint Replacement and Reconstruction
As a leader in joint replacement and reconstruction services, our Orthopedic
Joint Center has been recognized for its high level of quality and cost-efficient
delivery of care. This recognition includes being named a
UnitedHealth Premium Total Joint Specialty Center by United Health Group and a
Blue Distinction Center for Knee and Hip Replacement by Blue Cross and Blue Shield.
Our Joint Center’s focus on knee and hip replacements results in
a high level of quality care, with most patients returning home within
three days of surgery. From the moment patients enter our facility and
throughout their stay, our goal is to help them quickly attain a full
recovery with the best outcomes possible.
Additionally, Southwest General provides care for many other conditions
for which surgical intervention may be the best course of action to help
patients regain active and healthy lives. This includes patients who have
older orthopedic joint implants that need to be replaced or modified due
to wear, structural fatigue or changes in their personal anatomy. For
these patients, our highly skilled orthopedic surgeons perform a variety
of procedures to restore joint function and quality of life.
Our spine care services focus on diagnosis and treatment of disorders ranging
from herniated discs to more complex conditions caused by trauma, disease
or congenital disorders. Neurosurgeons and orthopedic surgeons on Southwest
General’s Medical Staff have the skill, experience and advanced
technology to provide comprehensive care for a broad range of conditions.
For Scoliosis, our specially trained physical therapists are experienced
in the latest non-surgical approaches to treating this condition, including
the Schroth Method.
Southwest General Sports Medicine offers expert care for athletes of all
ages and skill levels, from weekend warriors to serious athletes. Our
team of board-certified physicians, certified athletic trainers and experienced
physical therapists offers personalized care and attention to anyone involved
in athletic activities.
We can help you improve your athletic performance through:
- Injury prevention education
- Strength training and conditioning
- Diagnosis, treatment and rehabilitation of injuries
Additionally, we offer conveniently located, state-of-the-art facilities
and the most up-to-date rehabilitation and aerobic equipment, including
a warm-water pool for aquatic therapy.
We Look Forward to Helping You
If you have been diagnosed with an orthopedic condition that requires surgery
or other form of rehabilitative treatment, we are ready to help you with
our award-winning program. To learn more about orthopedic specialties
and the treatment options available at Southwest General, call our Health