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Orthopedic care

Orthopedic doctors, called orthopedists, take care of bones and joints. This includes knee pain, total joint replacement, issues that impact your spine and more. You might need to see an orthopedist if you have arthritis or osteoporosis, or if you've had a recent sprain, strain or broken bone.

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Orthopedic care in Miami-Dade County

Whether you have a broken bone or joint pain, our orthopedic team takes time to provide an accurate diagnosis and personalize a treatment plan just for you.

The Orthopedic and Spine Institute at HCA Florida Mercy Hospital offers comprehensive orthopedic and spine services. We provide inpatient and outpatient rehabilitation programs to help you recover from conditions and injuries affecting your bones, muscles, tendons, nerves and ligaments.

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Our orthopedic services

Our goal is to help reduce pain and regain mobility. We do this through surgical and nonsurgical treatment methods, depending on your needs. When surgery is necessary, our facility is equipped with private patient rooms, an inpatient rehabilitation gymnasium and other amenities that allow us to provide complete care in a relaxing environment.

Orthopedic care

We offer the following orthopedic treatments and services:

  • Arthritis diagnosis and treatment
  • Arthroscopic surgery of the knee, shoulder and hip
  • Complex reconstruction
  • Complete spine care
  • Fracture care
  • Joint reconstruction of the shoulder and knee
  • Orthopedic oncology, including bone and soft tissue cancer (sarcoma) treatment
  • Total and partial knee replacement surgery
  • Total hip replacement surgery (anterior and posterior approaches available)
  • Total shoulder replacement surgery

Specialized spine care

Our team of neurosurgeons and orthopedic spine surgeons specialize in treating back and neck disorders.

Some spine-related conditions we treat include:

  • Arthritis of the neck
  • Back pain
  • Back sprain
  • Back strain
  • Bulging disc
  • Degenerative disc disease
  • Herniated disc
  • Lumbago
  • Sciatica
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal fracture
  • Spinal stenosis
  • Spinal tumor
  • Spondylolysis
  • Whiplash
Spine treatments we offer

Our multidisciplinary spine team consists of surgeons, pain physicians and nurses working together to provide a treatment plan tailored to your needs.

Surgeries and procedures we offer include:

  • Cervical spine surgery
  • Compression fracture treatment
  • Degenerative disc disease surgery
  • Degenerative joint disease surgery
  • Disc replacement
  • Lumbar spine surgery
  • Spinal fusion
  • Spinal stenosis treatment
Orthopedic and spine surgery classes

If you or a loved one is interested in orthopedic or spine surgery, we have a variety of educational classes about the surgical services we offer. We will talk about the warning signs and symptoms of disease and what to expect before and after surgery. Topics include:

  • Hip replacement
  • Joint care
  • Knee replacement
  • Shoulder replacement
  • Spine care
Orthopedic and spine patient navigator

Our orthopedic and spine patient navigator is a trained nurse who is there to walk alongside you throughout the surgical continuum of care. They will provide you and your family with case management and emotional and educational support.

Your patient navigator is available to answer preoperative surgery questions and update your family about your surgery progress. In addition, your patient navigator will be there for you after you are discharged from the hospital. They will follow up about future care and can answer any additional questions you may have.

Orthopedic rehabilitation services

We provide comprehensive orthopedic rehabilitation services in both inpatient and outpatient settings. Our physical therapists and rehabilitation specialists work as a team to help you regain function and independence while recovering from an orthopedic injury or condition.

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