Our Orthopedics Services focus on addressing injuries and diseases that affect the musculoskeletal system — all the bones, joints, ligaments, tendons, muscles, and nerves that keep your body moving. According to the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, musculoskeletal problems are the second most common reason for doctor’s visits nationwide, after general medical exams.
When something goes wrong with your muscles, joints, or bones, pain is often a symptom. Our expert team of orthopedic surgeons, nurses, and other health professionals are dedicated to helping you heal.
Recognized for the past four years by U.S. News and World Report to have one of the best orthopedic programs in the United States, we are an innovator in the treatment and care our patients receive. Our services provide you comprehensive care that includes all phases of therapy, from doctor referral and assessment, to surgery and rehabilitation, ensuring you the highest quality of medical treatment every step of the way.
We have the largest, non-academic orthopedic program in California, with experienced doctors who use state-of-the-art technologies to help diagnose conditions ranging from arthritis to sports injuries and trauma.
Our medical staff specializes in the latest treatments, including minimally invasive surgeries that lead to faster recovery. Our programs include treatment for:
- Hip and Knee Replacement
- Joint Replacement
- Leg, Foot and Ankle
- Shoulder to Hand
- Sports Medicine
Our dedicated inpatient rehabilitation unit provides patients with a healing environment that includes private rooms, educational services, and individualized therapy plans tailored to specific patient needs.
A team of rehabilitation doctors, certified rehabilitation nurses, case managers, and therapy specialists work with you to help meet your treatment and recovery goals.
Becker's Healthcare, a leading source of news and information for health care leaders, recently named Walnut Creek Medical Center in their 2019 list of the "100 hospitals and health systems with great orthopedic programs.” Walnut Creek Medical Center has earned recognition for quality of care and patient satisfaction for orthopedic and spine surgery.