Joint Replacement Center | Professionals

Joint Replacement Center

Professional Staff


Orthopedic Surgeons:

Experience in joint replacement surgeries, and knowledgeable in the latest surgical techniques, research, and implant technology.


Nurses:

Focused on the emotional and physical needs of every patient and family to attain, maintain, or recover optimal health and quality of life.


Social Worker/Case management:

Dedicated social workers and managers facilitating patients' care along a continuum to achieve optimal health, access to care and appropriate utilization of resources for each individual patient.


Physical Therapists & Occupational Therapists:

Trained to choose the best activities and exercises for each individual. They will show you how to properly use assistive devices, protect your new joint, and teach techniques that can be used during your activities of daily living to achieve full recovery at home or another facility.


Anesthesiologists:

You will meet your anesthesiologist on the day of your surgery. Your anesthesiologist will discuss the anesthesia to be used and explain how the drug works. They will discuss what you can expect upon waking up in the recovery room after surgery.


Pharmacists:

Trained to assist with providing patients with the proper safe and effective use of medication. Our Pharmacy staff is knowledgeable in the latest research on new medications.

Our goal when you come to our joint replacement center is to transition you from a chronic joint pain and/or degenerative joint disease to living with greater mobility and independence. To achieve this, you, the patient will be involved in all aspects of your care during your stay. It is your responsibility, as well as our staff to work toward your independence by the time you leave our hospital.




 
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Louba Bouzou PA-C


Louba Bouzou, PA-C, a certified physician assistant, is part of Trinity Health's team of provide --More--

Desiree Desjardins FNP-C


Desiree Desjardins has been a member of Orthopedic Associates since June 2010. She is board certifie --More--

Ravindra Joshi MD


Ravindra Joshi, MD is an orthopedic surgeon who has served the needs of patients in northwestern Nor --More--

Alexandre Kindy MD


Board certified in Orthopedic Medicine, Dr. Alexandre Kindy has been a member of Orthopedic Associat --More--

Paul MacLeod MD, FAAOS


Dr. Paul MacLeod is board certified in Orthopedic Surgery with 25 years of experience caring for peo --More--

Dawn Mattern MD


Dr. Mattern is board certified in Family Medicine and Sports Medicine. She sees active patients and --More--

Amber Rice DNP-C


Amber Rice joined Orthopedic Associates in 2015 and is a board certified Nurse Practitioner in Adult --More--

EDexter Scott MD


Dr. Scott is board certified in Orthopedic Surgery with over 30 years of experience caring for peopl --More--

David Uthus MD


Dr. Uthus is board certified with over 30 years of orthopedic surgery experience. He received his me --More--

Donna Verhasselt PA-C


Donna Verhasselt is a certified physician assistant (PA-C) who has been with Trinity Health since 20 --More--