Caring for your orthopedic needs
ProHealth Care's Orthopedic Center has everything a person with bone, muscle or joint pain needs to feel better again. We offer you the latest in orthopedic care, including:
If surgery does become necessary, our newest surgical approaches, including state-of-the-art anterior hip replacement and hip resurfacing, offer less discomfort and quicker recovery. ProHealth Care also offers an innovative joint replacement program called Joint Expedition — a unique experience for patients undergoing joint replacement at Waukesha Memorial Hospital or Oconomowoc Memorial Hospital. This program helps to ease fears and get you back home sooner through interaction with other joint replacement patients.
Joint Replacement Center of Excellence
ProHealth Care is the first health care system in Waukesha County to be certified by The Joint Commission as a Joint Replacement Center of Excellence for its hip and knee joint replacement programs at Waukesha Memorial Hospital and Oconomowoc Memorial Hospital. The Gold Seal of Approval certification spans a two-year period.
Our Orthopedic Center offers
What is orthopedics?
Orthopedics (also spelled orthopaedics) is the branch of medicine concerned with diseases, injuries and conditions of the musculoskeletal system, or the body's muscles and skeleton, including the joints, ligaments, tendons and nerves.
Orthopedic surgery is made up of physicians and other health care professionals who provide comprehensive orthopedic services. Their expertise provides treatment and care of diseases, injuries, fractures and pain.
What are the most common orthopedic-related symptoms?
- Pain, swelling or stiffness in joints
- Difficulty using or moving a joint in a normal manner
- Warmth, bruising or redness in an injured area
- Obvious deformity in an injured area