Ascension Saint Thomas Joint Replacement Institute - Rutherford
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Age, arthritis and injury are all possible reasons for pain in the knee, hip, shoulder and other joints. Orthopedic specialists and care teams at Ascension Saint Thomas Joint Replacement Institute - Rutherford in Murfreesboro, Tennessee, listen to understand you and your health concerns. Then, we work with you to create a personalized care plan that’s right for you.
Leaders in orthopedic care in Middle Tennessee
Getting the right care at the right time is critical for your health. Our care team helps connect you with an orthopedic and sports medicine specialist. Ask if a virtual (or telehealth) visit is available for your first visit. Ascension Saint Thomas Joint Replacement Institute has other locations in Nashville-West, Nashville-Midtown and McMinnville.
Ascension Saint Thomas orthopedic services
Ascension Saint Thomas brings together experienced orthopedic surgeons, diagnostic imaging, outpatient surgery center and rehabilitation services at one convenient location. Doctors specialize in orthopedic and sport medicine conditions, including:
- Carpal tunnel, hand arthritis and wrist injuries
- Foot and ankle injuries
- Joint replacement, hip, shoulder and knee
- MCL and ACL and other tendon and ligament tears
- Minimally invasive arthroscopy joint procedures
- Pain management joint injections
- Physical therapy and occupational therapy
- Shoulder rotator cuff tear
- Sports medicine injury care
Outpatient surgery, an option for hip and knee replacement
At Ascension Saint Thomas, we help you prepare for joint replacement surgery and learn what to expect during your recovery. You may be a candidate for outpatient surgery. We also provide inpatient surgery with extensive inpatient and outpatient orthopedic rehabilitation at these Ascension Saint Thomas hospitals:
- Midtown - Nashville, TN
- River Park - McMinnville, TN
- Rutherford - Murfreesboro, TN
- West - Nashville, TN
For joint replacement surgery, our surgeons may use Mako SmartRoboticsⓇ to customize the fit of your joint replacement. Our pre-operative instructions, robotic technology and experienced surgery care team help shorten your recovery. Then, after surgery, we provide prescribed exercises to reduce swelling and help you regain your strength and flexibility with physical therapy. Our joint replacement program includes consistent follow-up appointments and support services to help improve your quality of life. Learn more about our joint replacement program, call 615-284-7662.