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Orthopedics and Sports Medicine
Injuries and aging joints are a part of life, but that doesn’t mean you can’t do anything about it. Virginia Mason Orthopedics and Sports Medicine are here to help you get out of pain and back into your active, everyday lifestyle. If you have an injury or are having other problems with your limbs or joints, we invite you to make your comeback to the life you want to live.
From orthopedic emergency care to hip and knee replacements, and rehabilitation services, our orthopedics and sports medicine specialists offer a full range of diagnostic and treatment options.
More Experience Means Better Outcomes
With more than 85,000 patient visits a year and nearly 1,000 joint surgeries, you’ll be in good hands with some of the most experienced orthopedic and sports medicine specialists in the region.
Our specialists have received the most advanced training available in their fields. You can rest assured knowing that more than 90 percent of surgeons at Virginia Mason have completed clinical fellowships, compared to a national average of only 42 percent.
Joint Replacements Offer Less Pain, More Gain
Our innovative pain control methods help you have a rapid recovery from joint replacement. Even better, our patients’ average time in the hospital is lower than the national average. Our readmission rate for complications are also lower than the national average. We even offer patients the helping hand of our Patient Family Partners — former patients who can guide and support you through your inpatient stay after surgery.
U.S. News & World Report recently recognized Virginia Mason for its high performance in hip and knee replacements – putting our total joint replacement program among the top 10 percent of hospitals across the nation.
Eight Locations Serving Adolescents to Adults to Seniors
Our services for both adolescents and adults include knee, hip and shoulder replacements, plus arm, ankle, foot and hand surgery, along with other specialized surgical services. You can begin your comeback at eight convenient locations, including: Virginia Mason in Seattle, Bellevue, Federal Way, Issaquah, Kirkland, Lynnwood, University Village, and on Bainbridge Island.
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Orthopedics and Sports Medicine Services
Forms for Your Appointment
Jump out of the gate fast. For your convenience and to expedite your check-in, please print, complete and bring the following forms to your appointment:
- Health History Form
- Orthopedic Knee Form
- Orthopedic Hip Form
- Orthopedic Shoulder Form
- Medications and Allergies
Download and print information to help you plan for your surgery.
Patient Rehabilitation and Prevention Services
Get back to being you – comfortably. Virginia Mason is a leader in providing comprehensive rehabilitation services for patients undergoing orthopedic surgery. In a recent survey of patients treated at Virginia Mason, 97 percent expressed the highest level of overall satisfaction with their rehabilitation program. In other good news, 98 percent of Virginia Mason patients with orthopedic conditions returned to a home environment compared to a national average of 83 percent.
Research and Education
Experience is the greatest teammate. For more than 25 years, Virginia Mason's orthopedic surgeons have maintained an implant registry to monitor, for research purposes, the implants patients receive. Our surgeons also publish regularly in major medical journals.
|Nobody makes a comeback alone — and we’ll put our “A” team at your disposal. Our patients receive care from a multidisciplinary team that includes orthopedic surgeons, podiatrists, physician assistants, registered nurses, hand therapists, orthotists, and X-ray and cast technicians. Here are just some of the areas in which we provide specialized care: