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  • Dennis E Jones, MD

    345 VALLEY RD
    MIDDLETOWN, RI 02842
  • Austin White Jr, MD

    345 Valley Rd
    Middletown, RI 02842
  • Michael P Staebler, MD

    345 VALLEY RD
    MIDDLETOWN, RI 02842
  • James Studders, MD

    345 Valley Rd
    Middletown, RI 02842
  • Elie J Cohen, MD

    136 RHODE ISLAND AVE
    NEWPORT, RI 02840
  • James O Maher III, MD

    19 FRIENDSHIP ST STE 340
    NEWPORT, RI 02840
  • Elie Cohen, MD

    Elie Cohen Inc
    136 Rhode Island Ave
    Newport, RI 02840
  • James Maher III, MD

    University Orthopedics
    19 Friendship St Unit 340
    Newport, RI 02840
  • Edwin Singsen, MD

    Aquidneck Orthopedic Ltd
    439 Indian Ave
    Portsmouth, RI 02871
  • Manuel Da Silva, MD

    1355 S County Trl Ste 115
    East Greenwich, RI 02818
  • William F Garrahan, MD

    215 TOLL GATE RD STE 206
    WARWICK, RI 02886
  • Danny E Humbyrd, MD

    215 TOLL GATE RD STE 206
    WARWICK, RI 02886
  • Michael J Infantolino, MD

    215 TOLL GATE RD STE 206
    WARWICK, RI 02886
  • John A Froehlich, MD

    869 POST RD
    WARWICK, RI 02888
  • Medhat Kader, MD

    Medhat A Kader Inc
    300 Toll Gate Rd Ste 301C
    Warwick, RI 02886
  • Vincent Mac Andrew, MD

    215 Toll Gate Rd Ste 205
    Warwick, RI 02886
  • Vincent Mac Andrew Jr, MD

    Gate Orthopedics Inc
    215 Toll Gate Rd Ste 205
    Warwick, RI 02886
  • Danny Humbyrd, MD

    Gate Orthopedics Inc
    215 Toll Gate Rd Ste 206
    Warwick, RI 02886
  • William Garrahan, MD

    William F Garrahan Inc
    215 Toll Gate Rd Ste 206
    Warwick, RI 02886
  • Vincent Yakavonis, MD

    West Bay Orthopaedic Assoc Inc
    120 Centerville Rd
    Warwick, RI 02886
  • David B Burns, DO

    6 BUTTERFIELD RD POTTER BLDG
    KINGSTON, RI 02881
  • Joseph B Fitzgerald, MD

    6 BUTTERFIELD RD POTTER BLDG
    KINGSTON, RI 02881
  • Randall J Risinger, MD

    6 BUTTERFIELD RD POTTER BLDG
    KINGSTON, RI 02881
  • Robert C Marchand, MD

    6 BUTTERFIELD RD POTTER BLDG
    KINGSTON, RI 02881
  • David Boland, MD

    Coastal Orthopaedic Institute
    235 Hanover St Ste M2
    Fall River, MA 02720
  • David Bullis, MD

    Coastal Orthopaedic Institute
    1030 President Ave
    Fall River, MA 02720
  • James Leffers Jr, MD

    Coastal Orthopaedic Institute
    235 Hanover St Ste M2
    Fall River, MA 02720
  • Kevin Mabie, MD

    Coastal Orthopaedic Institute
    235 Hanover St
    Fall River, MA 02720
  • Richard Smith, MD

    Coastal Orthopaedic Institute
    235 Hanover St, Coastal Orthopedics Inst
    Fall River, MA 02720
  • James Worthington, MD

    Coastal Orthopaedic Institute
    235 Hanover St, Coastal Orthoped Inst Pc
    Fall River, MA 02720
  • Thomas Galvin, MD

    Comp Resource
    1010 S Main St
    Fall River, MA 02724
  • Brad Green, DO

    Coastal Orthopaedic Institute
    235 Hanover St, Coastal Orth Inst Pc
    Fall River, MA 02720
  • Jerald Katz, MD

    Coastal Orthopaedic Institute
    235 Hanover St, Coastal Orthopaedic Inst
    Fall River, MA 02720
  • David B Burns, DO

    10 HIGH ST
    WAKEFIELD, RI 02879
  • Mark A Coppes, MD

    10 HIGH ST
    WAKEFIELD, RI 02879
  • Joseph B Fitzgerald, MD

    10 HIGH ST
    WAKEFIELD, RI 02879
  • David B Burns, DO

    ONE HIGH ST
    WAKEFIELD, RI 02879
  • Mark A Coppes, MD

    ONE HIGH ST
    WAKEFIELD, RI 02879
  • Joseph B Fitzgerald, MD

    ONE HIGH ST
    WAKEFIELD, RI 02879
  • Robert C Marchand, MD

    ONE HIGH ST
    WAKEFIELD, RI 02879
  • John W Golberg, MD

    24 SALT POND RD STE E1
    WAKEFIELD, RI 02879
  • Randall J Risinger, MD

    10 HIGH ST
    WAKEFIELD, RI 02879
  • Randall J Risinger, MD

    ONE HIGH ST
    WAKEFIELD, RI 02879
  • Jaime Chamorro, MD

    46 Holley St Ste 2
    Wakefield, RI 02879
  • Mark Coppes, MD

    South County Orthopedics
    1 High St
    Wakefield, RI 02879
  • Joseph Fitzgerald, MD

    South County Orthopedics
    1 High St
    Wakefield, RI 02879
  • John Golberg, MD

    Coastal Bone & Joint Specs Inc
    24 Salt Pond Rd Ste E1
    Wakefield, RI 02879
  • Robert Marchand, MD

    South County Orthopedics
    1 High St
    Wakefield, RI 02879
  • Robert C Marchand, MD

    10 HIGH ST
    WAKEFIELD, RI 02879
  • John W Golberg, MD

    100 KENYON AVE
    WAKEFIELD, RI 02879

Orthopedic Surgeon Info

Orthopedic Surgeon Summary:
An orthopedic surgeon works with patients before, during, and after surgical procedures that involve problems with the musculoskeletal system, such as hips and knees. An orthopedic surgeon is a surgical specialist. These surgeons diagnose and treat injuries, diseases, and congenital defects that may affect not only the bones and joints, but nerves, muscles, and connective tissues as well. An orthopedic surgeon can help with arthroscopic knee and shoulder surgery and can also help with intradiscal electrothermal therapy (IDET). While an orthopedic surgeon does perform surgical procedures, these doctors also use nonsurgical interventions when possible to treat patients.

Category Conditions Treated:


A few of the conditions treated by orthopedic surgeons include:


Category Specialties:


While doctors may choose general orthopedic surgery, there are at least a dozen different specialties, a few of which include specialization in specific areas of the body, physical and occupational therapy, trauma, sports medicine, pediatrics, rehabilitation, pain management, and more.

Category Procedures and Treatments:


Orthopedic surgeons use both surgical and nonsurgical procedures to treat patients. Just a few of these include:

  • Arthroscopy
  • Bone grafting
  • Bone healing
  • Chondroplasty
  • Fusion
  • Internal fixation
  • Joint replacement
  • Laminectomy
  • Osteotomy
  • Pain management
  • Reconstructive surgery
  • Soft tissue repair

Category Profession Details:


Orthopedic surgeons must complete a minimum of a Bachelor Degree, followed by 4 years of medical school and 5 years of orthopedic residency. An additional year of education is required for specialties within the field. The orthopedic surgeon needs to pass licensing requirements for the state in which he or she will practice medicine. In order to be certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery orthopedic surgeons must complete all education and training requirement, practice their field for 2 years, then pass the written and oral exams.

Category Associations:


The American Orthopaedic Association and the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons.


Orthopedic Surgeon FAQs:

What is an Orthopedic Surgeon?
An Orthopedic Surgeon is a physician who performs surgery on the musculoskeletal system. An Orthopedic Surgeon does surgery on the hand, hip, elbow, shoulder, joint, foot, ankle and spine.

What types of surgery does an Orthopedic Surgeon do?
An Orthopedic Surgeon can do many surgeries. The surgeries performed by an Orthopedic Surgeon include: repair fractures, hip and knee replacement, carpal tunnel release, rotator cuff repair, etc. An Orthopedic Surgeon can also help with lumbar stabilization and lumbar instrumentation.

Where does an Orthopedic Surgeon work?
An Orthopedic Surgeon can work in a hospital or clinic.

How do I find an Orthopedic Surgeon in my city and state?
The Wellness.com directory will help you locate an Orthopedic Surgeon in your state. Select Orthopedic Surgeon from the professionals menu and select the state that you are looking to locate an Orthopedic Surgeon in. After you have located your state, find the city that you will need an Orthopedic Surgeon in. Select the state and city and you will see a list of Orthopedic Surgeons in your city and state.

Do orthopedic surgeons only treat bones?
While orthopedic surgeons do treat injuries and diseases that affect bones, they also treat other parts of the musculoskeletal system, including muscles, joints, tendons, ligaments, and nerves.

Do orthopedic surgeons only use surgery as treatment?
While qualified to perform various surgical procedures, orthopedic surgeons also use nonsurgical and minimally invasive methods to treat patients as well. The least invasive method is typically the first choice in treating patients.

Why would orthopedic surgeons need to specialize in one part of the body if they only treat certain issues?
The musculoskeletal system is complex, requiring extensive focus to properly heal these areas. Also, with 206 bones in the human body, each bone has a specific function and different connective tissue issues. For example, there are 27 bones in the hand, and 26 bones in the foot. That is a lot for an orthopedic surgeon with a specialty in one of these areas to focus on.

How many orthopedic surgeons are there in the United States?
Wikipedia states that there are 25,464 orthopedic surgeons in the United States as of 2008.


Orthopedic Surgeon Related Terms:
orthopedics, orthopaedics, orthopedic surgery, arthroscopic knee and shoulder surgery, menisectomy, chondroplasty, carpal tunnel release, thoracic discectomy, anterior and posterior thoracic instrumentation, intradiscal electrothermal therapy (IDET), nucleoplasty, discography, anterior lumbar interbody fusion (ALIF), anterior and posterior lumbar instrumentation, dynesys lumbar stabilization, orthopedic surgeon, scoliosis surgery