Orthopedics

Click the here to download a detailed booklet containing information on our comprehensive orthopedic services. 

Taking pleasure in life starts with pain-free movement

The American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons reports that one in seven Americans will experience a musculoskeletal impairment. While that could mean a world with less dancing, neglected gardens and fewer rounds of golf, orthopedic surgery can often correct such injuries, improving quality of life by reducing pain and increasing range of motion.

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Orthopedic conditions

Our orthopedic surgeons specialize in the diagnosis, and treatment of disorders of the musculoskeletal system, including the following:

Fractures
Broken bones
Bunions
Tendonitis
Joint Pain from Arthritis, Rheumatoid Arthritis and Osteoarthritis
Hip dysplasia
ACL tears
MCL tears
Ligament tears
Meniscus tears
Rotator cuff injury
Shoulder disorders
Foot and ankle injuries
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Tennis Elbow
Trigger Finger
Traumatic hand injuries
Sports injuries

Glossary of orthopedic conditions and surgical procedures

Orthopedic Treatment Services
Our orthopedic surgeons have expertise in the following areas:

Adult joint reconstruction and revision, including hip, knee and shoulder replacements
Arthroscopic surgery
Fusions for rheumatoid arthritis, degenerative arthritis and post-traumatic arthritis
Foot and ankle injuries
Hand surgery
Sports injuries

Mako Robot for Total Hip and Total Knee Replacement and Partial Knee Surgery

And now our our surgeons are performing surgeries with assistance of the Mako Robot. The addition of the MAKO Robot demonstrates United Regional’s commitment to precision medicine and expands our regional leadership in robotic surgery.
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Watch the videos below for detailed information about specific procedures:

Total Hip Replacement



Total Knee Replacement



Total Knee Replacement (Computer-Assisted Robotic Knee Replacement)



Carpal Tunnel Syndrome



Bunionectomy (Chevron Bunionectomy)




Anterior Cruciate Ligament Tear (ACL Tear)



Viscosupplementation for Arthritis of the Knee



Our board-certified orthopedic surgeons are especially skilled at adult joint reconstruction and revision including hip, knee and shoulder replacements using the Orthopedic Surgical Navigation System. Dr. Babbel also has completed a fellowship in hand surgery and treats traumatic and overuse injuries to the hand.

In addition, all physicians have a special interest in sports medicine.

To make an appointment please call 940-764-5400.

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