Orthopedic Trauma Care
24/7 care for traumatic orthopedic injuries
Our team of orthopedic trauma surgeons is here to help you recover from accidents and injuries.
What is orthopedic trauma?
When there is a serious injury to any part of the musculoskeletal system, it is called orthopedic trauma. The musculoskeletal system includes your bones, joints, ligaments, tendons and muscles.
What injuries are treated?
Orthopedic trauma can be a result of car accidents, sports injuries, natural disasters, slips and falls or pedestrian accidents. Injuries include the following:
- Complex fractures
- Broken bones
- Injuries involving one or more muscles or joints
Who treats orthopedic trauma?
Orthopedic trauma is treated by orthopedic trauma surgeons. At St. Luke’s, this group of fellowship-trained physicians provides emergency surgeries and a postoperative follow-up clinic. In addition, they will arrange any other care you need, including specialty care, therapy or consultations with other specialists.