Orthopedic Care Services
Orthopedics is a field of medicine that focuses on diseases, injuries and conditions of the musculoskeletal system: the body’s bones, muscles, tendons, ligaments, and nerves. At Southern Ocean Medical Center a skilled team of orthopedic surgeons uses sophisticated techniques to improve the quality of life for people with disease or injury to the body’s musculoskeletal system. Thanks to advances in orthopedic medicine, people are enjoying longer, more active lives.
Team of Experts
Southern Ocean is home to a team of experts skilled in the latest technology and surgical procedures to get you back on the tennis court, golf course, treadmill, or just doing the things you love. Our experienced professionals will accurately diagnose your problem and develop an individualized plan of care to meet your unique needs.
We make every attempt to try non-surgical treatments before considering surgery, however when a surgical procedure becomes the right choice you will be in the right hands at Southern Ocean.
This talented group of physicians specializes in:
- Complex knee and hip replacement surgery
- Arthroscopic shoulder and knee surgery
- Bone fractures and dislocations
- Torn ligaments, sprains and strains
- Tendon injuries, pulled muscles and bursitis
- Carpal tunnel syndrome, trigger finger and other types of hand injuries or ailments
- Care for people with bone tumors, arthritis and osteoporosis
- Sports Medicine
Joint Replacement at Southern Ocean Medical Center
Our team of physicians, nurses, therapists, and other medical professionals have worked together on thousands of joint replacement surgeries. The Joint Replacement program offers a multi-disciplinary team of orthopedic surgeons, pain specialists, and specially trained and experienced registered nurses and therapists who provide both surgical and non-surgical treatment options in joint care. Our physicians have the ability to replace all major joints including the hips, knees, and shoulders. Many of our physicians are fellowship trained in subspecialties including hand, spine, sports medicine, and joint replacement.
From professional athletes to recreational players and students, more people are participating in some form of athletic activity than ever before, No matter why or how you play, you can count on Southern Ocean to help you recover from sports injuries and get back in the game as soon as possible. With a wide range of non-surgical treatment options including rehabilitation services and orthopedic surgery if necessary, Southern Ocean can take care of all your sports medicine needs.
Rehabilitation: The Full Continuum of Care
Southern Ocean Medical Center hosts physical therapy and sports rehabilitation right in the hospital to provide the resources and experience needed to get their patients moving and feeling better. Click here for more information.
- Inpatient rehabilitation begins during your stay in our own rehab center
- Outpatient rehabilitation is available at a number of Ocean and Monmouth county locations
- Home Rehabilitation is available through Meridian At Home
- Ongoing programs are available through Meridian Life Fitness & Rehabilitation
Learn More. Move More. Join the Movement
People are enjoying longer and more active lifestyles through a variety of ways. Your Meridian Health team is committed to helping you maintain this health. That’s why we have developed educational programs that focus on wellness and ways to protect your bone and joint health. Learn more, hear stories from patients, meet our movement experts and more.
Southern Ocean Medical Center, 1140 Route 72 West, Manahawkin, NJ 08050
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