Hip and Knee Replacement

Whether you are considering a total joint replacement, or are just beginning to explore available treatments, this website is for you. It will help you understand the causes of joint pain and treatment options.

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Hip Resurfacing

Hip resurfacing surgery may be considered when arthritis limits your everyday activities such as walking and bending, when pain continues while resting, or stiffness in your hip limits your ability to move or lift your leg.

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Joint Preservation Surgery

Joint preservation surgery is designed to maintain as much of the patient’s native bone, while eliminating the arthritis or lesion which had been producing pain. Examples include hip resurfacing surgery and partial knee replacement.

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About Your Visit

Insurance Information

We accept most insurances, including HMOs, PPOs, liability, personal, auto, and workers' compensation.

Appointments

Please call the office to make an appointment in advance. If you're unable to keep you appointment, please call us as far in advance as possible so we may use that time to see another patient in need of care. We make a sincere effort to adhere to our appointment schedule and appreciate your patience if we're are late due to emergencies or hospital surgery.

Fees & Payments

We make every effort to decrease the cost of your medical care. Therefore, we request payment arrangements for all office services at the time they are rendered unless prior arrangements have been made. We accept cash, checks, MasterCard, Visa, and Discover for your convenience. If we are a participating provider of your insurance company, we will bill them. However, payment is the patient's responsibility. We will help in any way we can to assist you in handling claims.

Prescriptions & Renewals

Please request all prescriptions and authorizations for renewals between 8:30am - 5:00pm, Monday to Thursday, and 8:30am to 12pm on Friday when our full records are available. Renewals requested at other times will be filled only for extreme or emergent circumstances.

Presentations

Group talks and slide presentations are available by contacting the office. Subjects include hip, knee and shoulder joint replacement, and arthritis. Free literature is available in the office on many topics.

For Your Appointment

If you are a new patient, please arrive to your appointment early in order to complete the registration process. In addition, please bring the following:

  • Driver's License or State ID
  • Referral (If Required by Insurer)
  • Insurance Information
  • Copies of Operation Records, Medical Records, X-rays, MRIs, and CT Scans from Prior Doctor Visits
  • A List of Current Medications and Any Known Allergies