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Urgent cases are treated 24 hours a day.
Orthopedics is the branch of medicine that studies the musculoskeletal system. This includes:
Problems with each of these aspects can be treated from diagnosis to rehabilitation right here at Heartland Health. Although problems such as joint degeneration or torn ligaments often require surgery, many orthopedic conditions can be treated without surgery. The physicians and treatment teams can work with you to determine the best method of treatment – taking into account both your lifestyle and condition.
Problems with metal allergies?
Heartland Health also provides patients with an alternative to metal total knee replacements called Oxinium. Oxidized zirconium is a metallic alloy with a ceramic surface that provides wear resistance without brittleness which makes it ideal for patients with an allergy to metal. It is a metal, with excellent fracture toughness like cobalt chrome, but it has a ceramic surface that offers outstanding wear resistance.