The orthopedics team uses surgical and non-surgical methods to treat arthritis, fractures, strains, and sprains.
We provide care for patients of all ages. We treat all orthopedic conditions, including arthritis, fractures, strains, and sprains–using either surgical or non-surgical methods.
A minimally invasive surgery that uses a miniature camera to examine or repair the shoulder, elbow, wrist, knee, or ankle
Shoulder rotator cuff repair
Available for shoulders, elbows, hips, and knees
Advanced knee reconstruction
Includes cartilage grafting and ligament repairs
Includes bunions, hammer toes, and torn tendons
Surgical and non-surgical
Reconstructive and trauma care
Orthopedic medicine focuses on problems and injuries of the bones, joints, tendons, and ligaments. It also includes the surgical and non-surgical treatment of arthritis.
Sports medicine focuses on sports injuries, such as concussions, nerve injuries, strains, sprains, and broken bones.
An orthopedic specialist will evaluate your condition and work with you to create a personalized treatment plan, including physical therapy if needed.
No. Surgical and non-surgical treatments are available and are based on the specific needs of each patient.
A healthcare provider’s referral is accepted, but not necessary to be seen. However, some insurance companies may require a referral.
For your first orthopedic appointment, the physician or nurse might review your medical history, perform a physical exam, and request imaging tests if necessary. After the diagnosis is made, treatment options will be discussed and a treatment plan is agreed upon between you and the doctor. The orthopedic specialist works closely with your physical therapist when physical therapy is needed. While some conditions may require surgery, the goal is to avoid surgery whenever possible.
“Everyone was so helpful and caring. I felt well-cared about, like a person”
Artificial Joint Repair/ Orthopedic Surgery Patient
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Paris Community Hospital
721 East Court Street
Paris, IL 61944
727 East Court Street
Paris, IL 61944
112 W. Madison Ave.
Chrisman, IL 61924
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