2014: Orthopedic Program gets you back to things you love

Verde Valley Medical Center's orthopedic program provides comprehensive surgical and rehabilitation services to patients who have been injured or who are simply feeling the normal wear and tear of everyday life.

Services include:

• Total hip and knee replacements

• Partial knee replacements

• Treatment for trauma and sports-related injuries

• Treatment for shoulder, hip and knee injuries and disorders

• Care for arthritic conditions

• Hand surgery

Orthopedic Surgeons:

Each orthopedic surgeon practicing at VVMC is board-certified and provides state-of-the-art comprehensive orthopedic services. Surgeons include:

• Geoffrey Cook, M.D.

• Brian Duggan, M.D.

• Bradley Williams, M.D., Ph.D.

Joint Replacement Surgery

Knee and hip replacement surgery are two of the most commonly performed orthopedic surgeries in the world today. The Joint Replacement Program at VVMC has gained national recognition as a center of excellence for its high success rate with these surgeries.

The program is wellness-oriented and designed for otherwise healthy individuals who need knee or hip surgery. It focuses on preoperative education, skilled nursing care and effective pain management strategies. Advanced physical therapy includes a focus on restoring independence as soon as possible.


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