|In The Know: Orthopedics
Fallon Clinic helps keep Worcester Sharks skating strong
Fallon Clinic physicians, as part of the group practice's new orthopedic and musculoskeletal initiatives, are now team physicians for the American Hockey League's Worcester Sharks through a partnership with Saint Vincent Hospital.
Personalized, state-of-the-art care for a wide range of orthopedic problems
The Division of Orthopedic & Reconstructive Surgery at Fallon Clinic is dedicated to offering patients world-class orthopedic care for virtually any orthopedic problem including total joint replacement, trauma care, upper extremity surgery, treatment for fractures, sprains and strains as well as comprehensive sports medicine services and pediatric care.
At Fallon Clinic we are committed to treating the entire range of bone and joint conditions. Our Musculoskeletal Care Center, being developed in conjunction with St. Vincent Hospital, will soon offer patients a unique approach to healing for those suffering from osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis and other bone and joint problems. Staffed by a multi-disciplinary team of orthopedic surgeons, rheumatologists, endocrinologists, physical therapists, chiropractors and other experts, the Musculoskeletal Care Center will allow patients to benefit from a wide range of expertise in one convenient location.
World renowned surgeons with a unique dedication to patient care
Fallon Clinic orthopedists are also highly involved in conducting research on new orthopedic techniques and our physicians routinely lecture on recent innovations in their field. We also host leading surgeons from other parts of the world to continually improve the care of our patients. Fallon Clinic also cooperates with other orthopedists through the Musculoskeletal Care Center at St. Vincent Hospital – our new Center of Excellence that is soon to be at the forefront of bringing the very best in orthopedic care to patients.
Fallon Clinic Orthopedics provides care for:
- Total joint replacement of the hip, knee, elbow and shoulder, including minimally invasive techniques
- Hand and upper extremity surgery
- Arthroscopic procedures
- Sports injuries
- Muscle strains and tears
- Fractures and trauma injuries
- Cartilage and ligament problems
- Scoliosis and spine problems
- Osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis
- Nerve injuries
- Physical therapy and rehabilitation
Key Orthopedic Resources:
National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases
American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
American Medical Society for Sports Medicine