Orthopedics

Working Together As One to Get You Back to Your Best, Active Self

Learn about Orthopedic care at South Shore Health System

When you choose South Shore Health for your orthopedic care, you’re choosing a team of exceptional orthopedic surgeons, nurses, physical and occupational therapists, and home care providers who work together as one to get you back to your best, active self. Our orthopedics program specializes in the diagnosis, management and treatment of disorders of the musculoskeletal system, including skeleton, joints, muscles, ligaments, cartilage and other connective and supporting elements that support mobility and range of motion.

Our Approach
Whenever possible, your treatment will start with conservative, non-surgical measures including physical therapy and occupational therapy. If surgery is your best treatment option, our orthopedic surgery program offers exceptional care from diagnosis through surgery and beyond. Our program is the largest and most experienced in the region and includes fellowship trained surgeons in subspecialties including hip replacement, knee replacement, shoulder replacement, sports medicine, trauma, and hand surgery. 

Conditions We Treat:

  • Arthritis
  • Back and spine pain 
  • Bursitis
  • Degenerative hip, knee and shoulder conditions
  • Foot and ankle conditions
  • Fractures
  • Hand, wrist and elbow injuries and conditions
  • Orthopedic trauma
  • Osteoporosis
  • Scoliosis
  • Sports-related injuries

Treatments We Offer:

Orthopedic News

Patient Jo-Ann stands on her deck for a photo. Jo-Ann shared her story of her same-day joint replacement procedure at South Shore Health.
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“In By 5 AM, Out By 5 PM”: Jo-Ann’s Same-Day Hip Replacement

“In By 5 AM, Out By 5 PM”: Jo-Ann’s Same-Day Hip Replacement

A man exercising holds his hip in pain.
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The Facts about Direct Anterior Hip Replacement

The Facts about Direct Anterior Hip Replacement

Gifford Swing Back
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Timely Hand Surgery Saves One South Shore Legend’s Finger

Timely Hand Surgery Saves One South Shore Legend’s Finger