Specialties

  • Orthopedic Conditions & Treatments

  • Comprehensive care for joint conditions.

    Orthopedic surgeons at Mercy Orthopedic Center of Excellence offer comprehensive care for conditions of hip, knee, hand and upper extremities, including:

    • Anterior cruciate ligament (ACL)
    • Anterior knee pain
    • Arthritis
    • Bursitis
    • Carpal tunnel syndrome
    • Congenital anomalies
    • Dislocation of the knee cap
    • Fractures
    • Labrum tear of the hip
    • Lateral collateral ligament tear (LCL)
    • Ligament reconstruction tendon interposition (LRTI)
    • Malalignment of the knee cap
    • Meniscal tears
    • Medial collateral ligament tear (MCL)
    • Osgood-Schlatter disease
    • Osteoarthritis of the hip
    • Osteoarthritis of the knee
    • Posterior cruciate ligament tears (PCL)
    • Prepatellar bursitis
    • Prosthetic joint replacement
    • Strains and sprains
    • Tendonitis
    • Tendon tears


    Surgical procedures and treatments

    Orthopedic surgeons at Mercy Orthopedic Center of Excellence specialize in a wide range of surgical treatment options for both hip and knee replacement, including total hip and total knee arthroplasty (or replacement).

    More hip and knee replacement surgeries are performed at Mercy Regional than at any other facility in Southwest Colorado. From January 1, 2005 to December 31, 2013, 667 elective hip procedures and 1,124 knee procedures were performed.

    Surgical procedures/treatments include:

    • Anterior total hip arthroplasty
    • Arthroscopic surgery
    • Bilateral knee surgeries
    • Hip resurfacing
    • Ligament reconstruction
    • Medial epicondylectomy
    • Meniscus repair
    • Open carpal tunnel release surgery
    • Revision arthroplasty of hip and knee
    • Total hip arthroplasty
    • Total knee arthroplasty
    • Unicompartmental knee arthroplasty