Orthopaedics and Total Joint Replacement Program
Regaining your Independence
October 23, 2012 - Healdsburg District Hospital’s (HDH) Orthopedic Center of Excellence today received another 5-star designation for Hip Fracture Treatment from Healthgrades, the leading provider of information to help consumers make informed decisions when selecting physicians or hospitals. The Healthgrades study looks at patient outcomes in approximately 4,500 hospitals, and finds HDH’s Orthopedic Center among the best for hip fracture treatment. Read More...
Exceeding Our Patients Expectations
You can feel confident in your diagnosis, treatment and recovery at the Orthopaedic & Total Joint Replacement Program at Healdsburg District Hospital (HDH). As a recipient of the HealthGrades Joint Replacement Excellence Award™, HDH has continuously been ranked among the top 10 percent in the nation for Joint Replacement. In addition to the five-star ratings for total joint, hip and knee replacement, the Orthopaedic & Total Joint Replacement Program boasts a comprehensive in-house rehabilitation program that ensures its patients a full recovery.
In addition to the Specialty Excellence Award™, HDH has continued to be ranked among the Top-20 providers for Joint Replacement care in California (out of 185 hospitals with sufficient volume to be rated). HDH is the highest-rated hospital for Joint Replacement in Sonoma County, and has had 5 star or better than expected outcomes for Total Knee Replacement since 2007 and 5 star outcomes for Total Hip Replacement since 2009.
With a tradition of award-winning medical services and a patient satisfaction award from Avatar International, there’s no question why HDH’s Orthopaedic & Total Joint Replacement Program is the preferred orthopaedic provider in northern Sonoma County.
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 orthopaedic surgeons can help. The Total Joint Replacement Program provides comprehensive treatment options – from conservative, nonsurgical medical care to state-of-the-art, minimally invasive surgical procedures for a wide range of orthopaedic conditions. By offering the latest advances in diagnostic technology, from X-ray to MRI, a patient’s injury is safely diagnosed quickly and accurately.
When you visit the Orthopaedic & Total Joint Replacement Program, you will experience:
- Innovative and comprehensive orthopaedic treatment options
- Expert treatment and management of your orthopaedic needs under Orthopaedic & Total Joint Replacement specialists
- Health Grades Five-Star Joint Replacement Excellence Award – 3 years in a row
- Award winning patient care and service from Avatar International
- Professional and comprehensive, in-house rehabilitation
HDH’s Orthopaedic & 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, hand, and speech therapy. Close communication between your orthopaedist and physical therapist under HDH’s award-winning services provides you with an outstanding continuum of care.
Meet the Orthopaedic & Total Joint Replacement Program Team
The HDH 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 orthopaedic technicians.
Led by John D. Tomasin, MD, the HDH physician team includes experts in several major orthopaedic 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 orthopaedics or neurosurgery. In addition, many are fellowship-trained, adding a higher level of expertise. Other orthopaedic surgeons on staff include:
Working together, the Orthopaedic & 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
HDH’s award-winning patient satisfaction and care, matched with a tradition of excellence in the total joint replacement medicine makes HDH’s Orthopaedic & Total Joint Replacement Program the clear choice in orthopaedic and total joint care in Northern California and across the nation.
- Orthopaedic & Total Joint Replacement Program
Healdsburg District Hospital
1375 University Avenue
Healdsburg, CA 95448