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Orthopedic & Sports Medicine

Specialty Care for Bones, Muscles & Joints

Orthopedic and sports medicine providers specialize in preventing, diagnosing and treating conditions or injuries of the musculoskeletal system, including bones, muscles and joints. Orthopedic health problems range from mild to traumatic. They can occur suddenly or develop slowly, begin at birth or worsen with age.

Anyone at any age could need an orthopedist during their life:

  • Young children in critical stages of bone growth
  • Adolescents with sports injuries
  • Young and middle-age adults who've been in accidents
  • Elderly individuals with age-related deterioration

Surgical and non-surgical treatments are used by orthopedic doctors with the goal of reducing pain and helping patients maintain or gain musculoskeletal control to move freely.

If you need orthopedic care, you can choose your orthopedic provider or you can ask your primary-care provider for a referral.

Orthopedic & Sports Medicine at PeaceHealth

PeaceHealth Medical Group has several experienced orthopedic surgeons and sports medicine specialists who can meet your orthopedic needs.

They offer a full range of care for musculoskeletal injuries and problems, including surgical and non-surgical treatment for most orthopedic complaints.

Our providers have expertise in joint replacement (especially hip and knee), arthroscopic knee surgery, shoulder surgery, fracture management, musculoskeletal care, hand/wrist and foot/ankle surgery and sports medicine.

Their expertise includes more sophisticated approaches such as metal-on-metal total hip replacement, arthroscopic techniques in shoulder surgery to avoid fully open procedures and ACL reconstruction using allografts. Joint replacements are performed at PeaceHealth St. Joseph's Joint Replacement Center.

Contact Us

Phone: (360) 733-2092

Orthopedics and Sports Medicine - Medical Office Plaza
3015 Squalicum Parkway
Bellingham, WA 98225

Orthopedics and Sports Medicine - Lynden
1610 Grover, C-6
Lynden, WA 98264

The Orthopedic Clinics are licensed as part of PeaceHealth St. Joseph Medical Center. Patients seeking care at these hospital-based clinics may receive a separate billing for a facility-fee. This fee could result in higher out-of-pocket expenses for patients.​​​​​​​

Do Your Knees Hurt?

Check our online health library for a complete guide to knee problems and injuries.

 
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