Orthopedics

Northern Nevada Health System is here to help keep you active and get you back to doing the things you love. We have solutions for anyone who suffers from joint pain, has a spine disorder, or needs hip and knee replacements. Our services include:

  • Adult reconstruction
  • Foot and ankle surgery
  • Hand surgery
  • Joint replacement
  • Shoulder and elbow surgery
  • Spine surgery
  • Treatment of traumatic injuries

We combine advanced medical technology with highly trained healthcare professionals to provide high-quality orthopedic and surgical care.

The Joint Center of Excellence at Northern Nevada Medical Center has earned Advanced Total Hip and Total Knee Replacement Certification from The Joint Commission. The Spine Center of Excellence at Northern Nevada Medical Center is the only program in northern Nevada to earn The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval™ in Spine Surgery.

Joint Commission Gold Seal, Orthopedics, Northern Nevada Health System, Sparks, NV.

If joint pain is keeping you from enjoying your regular activities, Northern Nevada Health System can help you with advanced services. These include:

Total Joint Replacement Surgery

We provide comprehensive orthopedic surgery, physical therapy and rehabilitative services for patients who have joint replacement surgery. This includes total knee replacement, total hip replacement, and total shoulder replacement.

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Spine Surgery

Orthopedic surgeons evaluate and treat patients for a wide range of degenerative and congenital spine disorders. These include scoliosis, spinal stenosis, ruptured or herniated discs, fractures of the spine, arthritis of the spine, and others.

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Hand, Shoulder and Elbow Surgery

If you’re having problems with your hands, shoulders, and elbows, Northern Nevada Health System has experts who can help. We diagnose and treat acute and chronic problems. These include:

  • Arthritis
  • Carpal tunnel syndrome
  • Fractures, dislocations, instability
  • Rotator cuff injuries
  • Traumatic injuries
  • Upper extremity pain

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Foot and Ankle Surgery

If you suffer from foot deformities, tendon and ligament problems, or ankle instability or arthritis, we can help. We specialize in diagnosing and treating problems of the foot and ankle. We place an emphasis on adult reconstruction and revision surgery, traumatic and post-traumatic problems; congenital and developmental disease and deformities.

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Rehabilitation

Physical therapists can help you recover from orthopedic injuries. Whether you had surgery or are just experiencing pain, rehab can help. Physical therapists are considered experts in muscle and bone evaluation and care. They should be considered as a primary intervention for orthopedic injury.

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Our Locations

If you need a referral to a physician at Northern Nevada Health System, call our free physician referral service at 775-356-6662.