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  • Comprehensive treatment plans customized to meet individual needs and alleviate symptoms of arthritis.
  • The goal of The Joint Academy and The Spine Academy is to deliver the finest care and quickest road to recovery.
  • Joint replacement expertise for knees, elbows and shoulders.
  • Treatments range from physical therapy and medications to minimally invasive, sophisticated surgical options.
  • Specialized sports medicine doctors, physical therapists and fitness professionals provide comprehensive care for sports injuries.
  • Advanced treatment for everything from a torn muscle or broken bone to total joint replacement, including the latest minimally invasive techniques.
  • Resources and Support

    Get trusted information about how your body's musculo-skeletal system functions, how to prevent sports injuries, and treatments for a variety of orthopedic conditions.

    Browse Our Orthopedic Health Library

    Basic Anatomy Is the head bone connected to the neck bone? Or, is the metatarsal connected to the tarsal? Find out by "boning up" on your basic anatomy.
    Orthopedic Tests and Procedures Your health care provider has a number of tools available to help diagnose and treat your orthopedic problem.
    Orthopedic Conditions and Disorders Head and shoulders, knees and toes - your skeleton and its supporting cast of ligaments, tendons, and muscles can face a range of conditions.
    Arthritis and Rheumatic Disorders Arthritis, which causes pain, inflammation and limited movement of joints, has several different forms.
    Osteoporosis Osteoporosis thins and weakens bones to the point where they break easily. Chances are you know someone with osteoporosis; it affects millions.
    Fractures When you break a bone, you may need a cast or crutches to help you heal. Sometimes a break is a sign of a more serious problem.
    Sports Injuries Even if you're in good shape, an exercise-related injury can strike when you least expect it.
    Preventing Injuries at Work Repeating a particular motion constantly, like using a computer mouse, can cause damage to tendons, muscles, and joints.
    Orthopedic Conditions and Children Certain orthopedic conditions are present at birth or develop during childhood. Here's a look at some of the more common ones.

    The Joint Academy and The Spine Academy

    The Joint Academy and The Spine Academy Programs are programs and teams of exceptional orthopedic surgeons and clinicians who are experts in knowing, anticipating and delivering care to the individual having joint replacement or spinal surgery. The Joint Academy and The Spine Academy provide an environment that highlights wellness and maximizes patient recovery effort through education, a culture of early mobility, family involvement and group interaction. To learn more go to Joint Academy and Spine Academy.

    Restoring movement without pain.

    Discomfort from bone pain, joint pain or an orthopedic injury can go beyond uncomfortable to debilitating—limiting your range of motion and keeping you from daily activities. Bayfront Health orthopedic departments have been recognized by multiple accrediting bodies, and our specialists use the most advanced treatments and technology available to care for:

    • Orthopedic surgeries, including total hip and knee replacement surgeries
    • Outpatient sports medicine conditions
    • Orthopedic trauma care, spine care and bone diseases
    • Orthopedic rehabilitation and physical therapy
    • Arthritis, joint disease and back and neck pain
    • Medications and pain management therapies

    Orthopedic services are available at all Bayfront Health hospital locations.


    Comprehensive Orthopedic Care

    Orthopedics focuses on conditions and diseases of the musculoskeletal system, which includes bones, joints, ligaments, tendons, muscles and nerves. Our orthopedic specialists handle everything from a torn muscle or broken bone to total joint replacement and minimally invasive surgery. Bayfront Health Port Charlotte and Punta Gorda offer comprehensive, multidisciplinary care in an environment where patients come first.

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    We offer Orthopedic Center care at 3 locations.