JFK MEMORIAL HOSPITAL has been ranked in the top 5% in the nation for joint replacement surgery by a new study released by HealthGrades, a leading independent healthcare ratings organization. The HealthGrades study evaluates objective patient outcomes in the nation’s 5,000 hospitals
In addition to ranking in the top 5% in the nation for joint surgery, JFK Memorial is also 5 star rated for total hip replacement and hip fracture repair and is a recipient of the 2015 HealthGrades Joint Replacement Excellence Award™. JFK Memorial has been 5-star rated for total knee replacement for 11 years in a row.
JFK Memorial Hospital’s comprehensive inpatient and out-patient Orthopedic Services encompass a continuum of care for patients with orthopedic injuries or disease. From evaluation and diagnosis, to medical and surgical treatment and rehabilitation therapy, our orthopedic specialists provide advanced care.
A Range of Sub-specialty Care
Hand and Shoulder Surgery
Knee and Hip Joint Replacement
Emerging technology used at JFK Memorial Hospital has allowed a patient-specific approach to treatment options. With various pre-surgery tests, patients get the chance to assist in the determination of the treatment alternative that can best enhance their quality of life. We offer joint replacement with the following advances in surgical treatment:
There are many types of arthritis. Some types, like rheumatoid arthritis, almost always affects multiple joints, so it is not unusual for these types of arthritis to spread from one joint to another. Osteoarthritis does not “spread”; however, other joints may be affected, especially if you change your gait (walking pattern) to compensate for pain and lack of motion. Arthritis causes the muscles and tendons to become tight with inactivity, which can cause stiffness. Physicians on staff at JFK are experienced and knowledgeable to assist our patients’ best manage their own arthritis symptoms.
Keeping You Healthy & Moving.
For a free referral to an orthopedic surgeon, please call 1-800-343-4535.
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