Is it a pain in your hip that forces you to avoid stairs? Or maybe that
old football injury that makes your knee throb every time it rains?
Could it be your back that just gets worse when you're a weekend
From a simple sprain to a complex injury to the painful effects of
arthritis, most of us will face a problem with bones or joints at some
point in our lives. If arthritis or injury pain has affected your life,
you can take comfort in knowing that the expert care you need is at
Conveniently located in the Philadelphia suburbs, Riddle
Hospital offers a full range of orthopedic services. From
evaluation and treatment, through recovery and rehabilitation, our
orthopedic professionals are committed to giving you the best
possible care. We have been recognized by The Joint Commission with the
Gold Seal of Approval for both hip and knee replacements.
It's a recognition that we take pride in, and hope you do, too. Because,
at Riddle, it is our goal to provide the best care for every patient.
That's why so many of our nurses on our Orthopedic Unit are certified in
Riddle's team of orthopedic professionals has been providing exceptional
care to our community for the over 40 years. Our
team of orthopedic specialists, including physicians from the
renowned Rothman Institute of Orthopaedics, perform thousands
of procedures annually. Our areas of expertise include:
Hip and knee replacement
Hand, wrist and elbow conditions
Foot and ankle conditions
Before receiving a joint replacement we ask that our patients attend a
class. Classes discuss joint replacement basics as well as what you need
to do before surgery, expectations for the day of surgery and after
surgery and discharge planning information. Questions are taken
throughout. A video is also available for you to set expectations,
understand our services and answer your questions.
For more information, call 1.866.CALL.MLH.