A Care Team Centered Around You
Your Provider plays a key role in your journey.
An orthopedics provider can be a primary care physician, a sports medicine physician, a podiatrist, or an orthopedic surgeon. A provider will lead your care team.
Advanced Practice Provider (APP)
Your Advanced Practice Provider (APP) plays a key role in your journey.
An APP is usually a Physician’s Assistant or Nurse Practitioner. Their role is to help support your provider in diagnosing and managing your care.
Your Physical Therapist plays a key role in your journey.
A physical therapist can help evaluate your condition and guide you in exercises to help your recovery. Physical therapy is common after surgeries and is usually done in a clinical setting.
Your Athletic Trainer plays a key role in your journey.
An athletic trainer helps support a sports medicine or primary care physician with your care. They can also give you informal home exercises to do to help manage your condition.
Total Joint Coordinator
Your Total Joint Coordinator plays a key role in your journey.
A Total Joint Coordinator is a nurse who guides you through the process of a total joint replacement. They make sure you have the education and information you need before surgery, and follow up with you after surgery to make sure you recover fully.