What is Orthopedics?
People are enjoying longer, more active lives, thanks to advances in orthopedic medicine. Orthopedics is the branch of medicine concerned with diseases, injuries, and conditions of the musculoskeletal system: the body’s bones, muscles, tendons, ligaments, and nerves.
Orthopedic Services at Riverview Medical Center
Team of ExpertsRiverview is home to a team of experts skilled in the latest technology and surgical procedures to get you back on the tennis court, golf course, treadmill, or just doing the things you love. Our experienced professionals will accurately diagnose your problem and develop an individualized plan of care to meet your unique needs.
We make every attempt to try possible non-surgical treatments before considering surgery, however when a surgical procedure becomes the right choice you know you are in capable hands at Riverview, wheremany of our physicians are skilled in minimally invasive techniques, and fellowship trained in subspecialties of the hand, spine, and sports medicine field. Additionally, our team has the ability to replace all major joints and perform advanced arthritis surgery through our Total Joint Center.
Skilled in all aspects of orthopedic surgery, procedures at Riverview include:
º Arthroscopic surgery
º Meniscus repair
º Ligament reconstruction
º Cartilage repair/replacement
º Arthroscopic rotator cuff
º Ligament, labral repair, instability repair, fracture/dislocation repair and reconstruction
º Arthritis reconstruction
º Fracture/dislocation repair
º Minimal incision carpal tunnel and trigger finger release
º Arthroscopic joint repair
- Joint replacement including minimally invasive techniques of the hip, knee, shoulder, elbow, wrist, finger and ankle; revisions; and partial knee replacement
Sports MedicineMore people today participate in some form of athletic activity than ever before, from professional athletes to recreational players and students. No matter why or how you play, you can count on Riverview to help you recover from injuries and get back in the game as soon as possible, with a wide range of non-surgical treatment options including rehabilitation services, and orthopedic surgery if it is necessary.
Rehabilitation: The Full Continuum of CareAt Riverview Medical Center you’ll find a comprehensive outpatient program for rehabilitation. Why? Because our program is tied to the expertise of our CARF-accredited inpatient Riverview Rehabilitation Center and the entire network of Meridian Health outpatient, inpatient, subacute nursing facilities, and home care rehabilitation services available through Meridian At Home.
• Inpatient Rehabilitation at Riverview Rehabilitation Center
• Outpatient Rehabilitation at a number of Monmouth and Ocean county locations
• Home Rehabilitation available through Meridian At Home
Learn More. Move More. Join the MovementPeople are enjoying longer and more active lifestyles through a variety of ways. Your Meridian Health team is committed to helping you maintain this health. That’s why we have developed educational programs that focus on wellness and ways to protect your bone and joint health. Learn more, hear stories from patients, meet our movement experts and more.
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- Riverview Medical Center, 1 Riverview Plaza, Red Bank, NJ 07701
For more information, call 732-530-2363.
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