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Orthopedic surgeons at Valley Care Clinics treat patients who have experienced traumatic injuries to their bones, have disturbances in joints or have inflammation of muscle or connective tissues.

Our surgeons specialize in four different areas of orthopedics:

General Orthopedics

Pediatric Orthopedics and Scoliosis

  • Scoliosis (curvature of the spine)
  • Fractures
  • Disorders of the spine
  • Back pain in children and adolescents
  • Disorders of the hips and lower extremities
  • Hip pain and lower extremity pain in children through young adults
  • Hip pain and arthritis in adults
  • Hip replacement via the anterior approach
  • Limb length differences
  • Bowed legs
  • Knock knees
  • Knee pain
  • Flat foot
  • Ankle instability
  • Toe walking
  • Bone and joint infections
  • Fractures of the pelvis, and extremities in patients of all ages
  • Pediatric hand issues
  • Adolescent sports medicine
  • Joint dislocations

Meet Our Pediatric Orthopedic and Scoliosis Physician

Dr. Michael Lago focuses on the management of pediatric skeletal deformities, such as scoliosis. Watch a short video to learn more about the services Dr. Lago provides:

Hand and Upper Extremity Treatments

Meet Our Hand and Upper Extremity Physician

Dr. Frank Gerold specializes in treating hand and upper extremity injuries.
Read an interview with Dr. Gerold on >

Watch a short video to learn more about the services Dr. Gerold provides:

Sports Medicine