Orthopaedics and Rehab

Orthopedic Services North Ridge Medical Center’s orthopedic services specializes in total knee and hip replacements and offers a dedicated 16-bed transitional rehabilitation unit conveniently located on the same floor in the skilled nursing area. The orthopedic nursing staff is specially trained and supported by a specialized rehabilitation program, which includes physical, occupational and speech therapies. These programs are designed to treat both pre- and post-operative patients. Created for patient education, a pre-op, multi-disciplinary teaching class is also available to patients. The physicians who perform orthopedic surgery at our hospital are some of the finest orthopedic surgeons in the area. They have the expertise to perform a variety of procedures including hip joint and knee replacements, arthroscopic surgery of the knee, elbow and shoulder, back surgery, as well as other elated orthopedic surgeries such as microendoscopic disc repair and vertebroplasty. Services include: Transitional Rehabilitation Unit – Assists patients to achieve independence – Supervised by an affiliated physiatrist – 24-hour rehabilitative nursing care North Ridge Outpatient Center – Physical Therapy – Speech Therapy – Occupational Therapy – Wellness Center The Outpatient Centre provides customised, rehabilitation programs with advanced equipment.