Our Philosophy of Care
Our goal is to eliminate your pain and restore your comfort. Whether you suffer an injury from playing sports, experience pain from arthritis, or break a bone, our orthopedic surgeons can help. By offering the latest advances in diagnostic technology, from X-ray to MRI, a patient’s injury is safely diagnosed quickly and accurately. The Orthopedic and Total Joint Replacement Program provides comprehensive treatment options ranging from nonsurgical medical care to minimally invasive surgical procedures, as well as full surgical joint replacement depending on the treatment plan you choose with your orthopedic surgeon.
When you visit the Orthopedic & Total Joint Replacement Program, you will experience:
- Pre-operative joint replacement classes
- Innovative and comprehensive orthopedic treatment options
- Expert treatment and management of your orthopedic needs under Orthopedic & Total Joint Replacement specialists
- Award winning patient care and service
- Professional and comprehensive, in-house rehabilitation
The HDH Orthopedic Total Joint Replacement Program provides comprehensive pre- and post-operative rehabilitation services for patients undergoing total hip, shoulder and knee replacement. The program is staffed by a multidisciplinary team of rehabilitation specialists including: physicians, nurses, physical therapists, occupational therapists, case managers, and orthopedic technicians.
HDH’s Orthopedic and Total Joint Replacement Program will tailor a rehabilitation plan to your unique needs, including therapy and medication as well as chronic pain management. The road to full and complete rehabilitation is guaranteed as HDH’s rehabilitation services include physical, occupational, and hand therapy. Close communication between your orthopaedist and physical therapist provides you with an outstanding continuum of care.
Led by John D. Tomasin, M.D.the HDH surgical team includes experts in several major orthopedic subspecialties, including joint replacement, foot and ankle care, spine care, and sports medicine. These physicians must meet strict criteria regarding experience and training, and all surgeons are board-certified in orthopedics or neurosurgery. In addition, many are fellowship-trained, adding a higher level of expertise.
Working together, the Orthopedic and Total Joint Replacement Program team provides a full complement of patient services including a special interest in the following:
- ACL repair
- Foot and ankle surgery
- Hand surgery
- Joint injections
- Joint replacement
- Knee ligament repair
- Physical, occupational and hand therapy