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Orthopedic Surgery

We are proud to have a board-certified orthopedic surgeon on staff at Mt. Edgecumbe Medical Center. Here the orthopedic team focuses on the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of diseases of the spine, bones, joints, muscles, and other parts of the musculoskeletal system.

To make an appointment, you must first receive a referral from your medical provider. Your referring provider need not be a SEARHC provider to make a referral to our orthopedic department.

Some common orthopedic issues we see are:

  • Arthritis
  • Common fall injuries
  • Foot and ankle
  • Hand and wrist
  • Hip
  • Knee
  • Lower arm and elbow
  • Neck and back pain
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Shoulder
  • Sports injuries
  • Tennis elbow

The procedures we perform include:

  • Hip, knee and shoulder arthroscopy
  • Hand surgeries
  • Pediatric orthopedic care
  • Complex trauma care
  • Sports medicine
  • Total and partial joint replacements

Contact your primary care provider or contact Mt. Edgecumbe Medical Center for more information:

Mt. Edgecumbe Medical Center (S’ÁXT’ HÍT)

Phone: 907.966.2411
Fax: 907.966.8300
Location:  222 Tongass Dr, Sitka, AK 99835
Patient Housing is available upon request, and travel representatives can be contacted at 907.966.8991.

SEARHC Patient Travel

Toll-free: 800.916.8566
In Sitka: 907.966.8345, after hours call 907.966.2411
We ask that patients please call to reschedule as soon as they know they need to change their travel arrangements.

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