Do you have chronic joint pain that is affecting your quality of life? Whether your joint pain is the result of an injury or chronic conditions, the orthopedic team at HCA Houston Healthcare Northwest is here to help with a full range of treatment options that cater to your individual needs.

To learn more about our joint care services or to schedule an appointment, please call (855) 997-7246.

Our joints are what allow us to move, stretch and twist with ease. When your knees, elbows or hips are injured, it becomes hard to perform everyday activities. At HCA Houston Northwest, our team of doctors, nurses and joint specialists provide treatment options that include:

  • Advanced surgical procedures, including joint replacement surgery and minimally invasive procedures
  • Nonsurgical options, such as medication and physical therapy
  • Comprehensive rehabilitation services to improve strength and range of motion

Comprehensive joint care means we provide physical therapy, pain management, rehabilitation services and advanced imaging. Whether you are struggling with pain in your knee, elbow or hip, we have you covered.

Hip, knee and shoulder care

At HCA Houston Northwest, we provide care for your hips, knees and shoulders. Often times, these joints may need to be replaced due to severe injury or arthritis. We offer a range of non-surgical and surgical treatment options in order to find the best care plan for you.

If surgery is your best treatment option, you can be confident knowing our orthopedic surgeons are trained in advanced surgical procedures, including minimally invasive surgical options. These procedures allow surgeons to achieve a new level of precision designed to help you heal as quickly as possible with minimal scarring. After surgery, we offer a comprehensive orthopedic rehabilitation program delivered by our trusted rehabilitation team.

Hip care

If you’re suffering from hip pain, you know how debilitating it can be, severely impacting your ability to move around and live your life. Whether your hip pain is caused by an injury or degenerative joint disease, the hip specialists at HCA Houston Northwest offer a range of nonsurgical options to help you manage chronic pain, including:

  • Medication
  • Physical therapy
  • Cortisone injections

With the help of advanced diagnostic imaging, we’re able to find the treatment for your unique needs. For individuals with severe damage, a hip replacement may be necessary. The most common reasons that you may need hip replacement surgery are:

  • Osteoarthritis, a loss of joint cartilage that limits movement, causes pain and inhibits daily activity
  • Other forms of arthritis, such as rheumatoid arthritis and arthritis that results from a hip injury
  • Damage to the hip such as a hip fracture

Knee care

When you’re suffering from knee pain, it can make everyday activities like climbing stairs unbearable. Whether your pain is caused by an injury or a degenerative bone disease, the orthopedic knee specialists at Houston Northwest Medical Center can help.

The knee specialists at Houston Northwest offer a range of nonsurgical options to help you manage chronic pain, including:

  • Medication
  • Cortisone injections
  • Physical therapy

For individuals with severe knee damage, a knee replacement may be necessary. Most patients experience dramatic pain reduction following knee replacement surgery. The most common reasons that you may need knee replacement surgery include:

  • Osteoarthritis, a loss of joint cartilage that limits movement, causes pain and inhibits daily activity
  • Other forms of arthritis, such as rheumatoid arthritis
  • Damage to the knee, such as fractures, torn cartilage and/or torn ligaments
  • Degenerative joint disease

Shoulder care

Whether you’ve dislocated your shoulder, torn a ligament or are experiencing the pain and discomfort of tendonitis, shoulder conditions can severely limit your ability to work, play and enjoy normal activities. Our skilled orthopedic doctors can help heal your shoulder injuries and get you back to the activities you enjoy.

Our shoulder care includes:

  • Advanced diagnostic imaging to diagnose the root cause of stiffness, pain, inflammation or immobility in the shoulder
  • Medical and surgical treatments for shoulder injuries and conditions, including dislocations, bursitis and rotator cuff injuries
  • Comprehensive orthopedic rehabilitation program delivered by our trusted rehabilitation team

The orthopedic specialists at HCA Houston Northwest believe in a conservative approach to treatment that addresses your pain in the most responsible way possible. Our treatment of shoulder conditions begins with pain management, rehabilitation and physical therapy. Advanced imaging technology allows our doctors to diagnose shoulder conditions quickly and accurately to determine if surgery is necessary.

Joint care at HCA Houston Healthcare

Doctors specializing in joint care, called orthopedists, diagnose and treat problems related to your joints. They treat injuries related to bones, shoulders, knees and hips and relieve pain with joint rehabilitation or replacement. You may need to see them if you have strains, sprains, arthritis or chronic joint pain.

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