Expert orthopedic doctors in Frankfort, Kentucky

At Frankfort Regional Health, our orthopedic doctors provide treatment for a wide range of orthopedic conditions—including muscle sprains and bone fractures. When advanced care is needed, we offer surgical treatments, including hip replacement, to help patients reduce pain and increase mobility.

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Orthopedic specialists

Orthopedic specialists focus on diagnosing and treating conditions of the musculoskeletal system—including the bones, joints, ligaments and tendons. Our orthopedists care for patients experiencing pain or stiffness, primarily in these areas:

  • Neck
  • Back
  • Shoulders and elbows
  • Hands and wrists
  • Hips
  • Knees
  • Feet and ankles

Orthopedic conditions we treat

Common conditions treated by our doctors and surgeons include:

  • Age-related issues, such as osteoporosis
  • Arthritis
  • Back pain
  • Bone tumors
  • Broken bones
  • Fractures
  • Muscle strains and sprains
  • Torn ligaments and muscles
  • Work-related injuries

Orthopedic treatments we offer

We do everything we can to ensure patients receive the care that is right for them. When possible, our orthopedic doctors treat patients using conservative methods. These can include:

  • Activity reduction
  • Medication management
  • Physical therapy and rehabilitation

Orthopedic surgery

When conservative treatments are unsuccessful, advanced surgery is often considered as the next treatment method. Most doctors consider surgery for patients when:

  • Pain and immobility have become chronic
  • Pain interrupts sleep
  • Conservative treatment methods provide little or no relief

Some of the surgical treatments we offer include:

  • Arthroscopy for hip, knee, shoulder and wrist joints
  • Carpal tunnel surgery
  • Rotator cuff repair
  • Repair and replacement for hip, knee and shoulder joints
  • Shoulder separation reconstruction

Sports medicine

Our doctors also offer sports medicine services for athletes. Sports medicine specialists are specifically trained to help patients recover from sports-related injuries.

They provide:

  • Concussion management
  • Conditioning programs
  • Rehabilitative training
  • Strength training