Ankle Replacement

ABOUT Ankle replacement  is a surgical option for patients with arthritis of the ankle. This operation can relieve pain and maintain motion in the arthritic ankle joint and is an alternative to an ankle fusion, which can relieve pain but … Continued

Wrist Replacement

ABOUT Wrist replacement is generally suggested when a wrist that has sustained a traumatic injury or has been affected by a severe degenerative disease, such as arthritis, is unresponsive to other treatments and no longer able to function properly. In … Continued

Elbow Replacement

ABOUT Elbow replacement is a surgery that can reduce pain and restore mobility in patients whose elbow joints have been damaged, and when nonsurgical interventions such as medication and physical therapy no longer help alleviate pain. The damage could be … Continued

Hip Replacement

ABOUT Hip replacement is suggested when a patient’s hip has been damaged by arthritis, a fracture, or other conditions, such as Rheumatoid Arthritis or Osteoarthritis, and nonsurgical treatments like medications, physical therapy, and activity changes are no longer helpful for … Continued

Knee Replacement

ABOUT Knee replacement is suggested for patients with severe damage of the knee joint,  by either progressive arthritis, trauma, or other diseases of the joint, such as Rheumatoid Arthritis or Osteoarthritis, and nonsurgical treatments like medications, physical therapy, and activity … Continued

Shoulder Replacement

ABOUT Shoulder replacement is suggested when a patient’s shoulder has suffered severe fractures, rotator cuff injury, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Osteoarthritis, a failed previous shoulder replacement surgery or sustained a traumatic injury; if nonsurgical treatments like medications and activity changes are no … Continued

Sports Medicine

ABOUT The Wellington Sports Medicine team is devoted to getting every patient back in the game. Many of the technologically advanced treatments and minimally invasive procedures that are applied to athletes are also effective in treating weekend warriors with pain … Continued

General Orthopedics

ABOUT The physicians at Wellington Orthopaedic & Sports Medicine have been providing the Cincinnati area with exceptional care for over 40 years. An injury to a tendon, ligament, muscle, bone, or joint can have a serious, negative impact on a … Continued

Shoulder

ABOUT The shoulder specialist treats a wide variety of shoulder problems both with and without surgery. These problems may arise from overuse, aging or injury and are commonly seen in workers, recreational athletes and everyday patients of any age. Common … Continued

Knee

ABOUT The knee is one of the most commonly damaged joints. Injuries range from overuse to arthritis and may occur in any age group. Common problems include meniscus and ligament injuries, pain related to the knee cap joint and arthritis. … Continued

Joint Replacement

ABOUT The joint replacement specialist treats disorders related to joints. Almost any joint in the musculoskeletal system can be damaged. Damage can result from injury, aging or metabolic disorders such as rheumatoid arthritis. Treatment may include rest, physical therapy, injections … Continued

Sports-Related Concussion

ABOUT One of the key ways to determine an athlete’s brain recovery following a concussion is to compare the level of brain function before and after the concussion. At the Wellington Sports Concussion Management Program, we use ImPACT©, a research-based … Continued