Comprehensive Care for Musculoskeletal Health

Orthopedics is a specialized field dedicated to the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of disorders and injuries affecting the musculoskeletal system. Dickson Ambulatory Surgery Center's world-class surgeons provide best in class orthopedic care for a wide range of orthopedic injuries, ailments and diagnoses.  We provide comprehensive care that enhances your quality of life.

Understanding Orthopedics

Orthopedics is a branch of medicine that focuses on the musculoskeletal system, encompassing bones, joints, ligaments, tendons, and muscles. Orthopedic specialists, known as orthopedic surgeons or orthopedists, are highly trained medical professionals dedicated to restoring mobility, alleviating pain, and improving the overall function of the musculoskeletal system.

 Common Orthopedic Conditions

  1. Joint Pain and Arthritis:

    • Diagnosis and management of conditions such as osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis.
  2. Fractures and Trauma:

    • Treatment of fractures, dislocations, and other traumatic injuries through surgical and non-surgical interventions.
  3. Sports Injuries:

    • Specialized care for athletes, addressing injuries like sprains, strains, and ligament tears.
  4. Back and Spine Disorders:

    • Management of conditions like herniated discs, scoliosis, and spinal stenosis.

Orthopedic Treatments and Procedures

  1. Joint Replacement Surgery:

    • Offering relief through procedures such as hip, knee, and shoulder replacements.
  2. Arthroscopic Surgery:

    • Minimally invasive techniques to diagnose and treat joint issues.
  3. Orthopedic Rehabilitation:

    • Comprehensive rehabilitation programs to aid recovery after surgery or injury.
  4. Non-Surgical Interventions:

    • Utilizing therapies such as physical therapy, medication, and injections for non-invasive care.

Orthopedic Specialists

  1. Orthopedic Surgeons:

    • Highly trained specialists in surgical interventions for musculoskeletal conditions.
  2. Orthopedic Rehabilitation Specialists:

    • Physical therapists and rehabilitation experts focused on restoring function and mobility.
  3. Sports Medicine Physicians:

    • Specialized doctors addressing injuries and conditions prevalent in athletes.

Patient-Centered Care

  1. Comprehensive Diagnosis:

    • Thorough evaluation and diagnostic procedures to identify the root cause of musculoskeletal issues.
  2. Personalized Treatment Plans:

    • Tailored treatment plans that consider individual needs, lifestyle, and goals.
  3. Patient Education:

    • Empowering patients with knowledge about their condition and the available treatment options.

Orthopedics is not just a medical specialty; it's a lifeline for those seeking relief from musculoskeletal challenges. Whether you're recovering from an injury, managing chronic pain, or exploring preventive measures, orthopedic care is designed to enhance your mobility and improve your overall quality of life.

For personalized orthopedic care, consult with our experienced team of orthopedic specialists who are dedicated to guiding you on your journey to musculoskeletal wellness.