The mission of our OrthoArizona Therapy Team, just like the Physicians we work with, is to provide comprehensive orthopedic care of the highest quality with exceptional compassion.
Orthoarizona has a team of nearly 80 therapists, located at 18 therapy clinics throughout the greater Phoenix Valley area. Our therapists work closely with OrthoArizona Physicians to help all patients achieve their rehabilitation goals.
Our therapy team consists of Licensed Physical Therapists, Physical therapy Assistants, Occupational Therapists, and Certified Hand Therapists. We have a team of diverse therapists who all have a willingness to continue professional growth, who can communicate well with both Physicians and patients, and who pride themselves on evidence-based practice.
Whether recovering from a recent surgery, rehabilitating a sports injury, or recovering from a work-related injury, the OrthoArizona Therapy team guides patients through the entire recovery process with thorough patient education, a hands-on approach, patient centered treatment plans, and care that provides lasting functional benefits. Our goal is to provide extensive therapeutic care to ensure that all patients can live without limits.
Foot & Ankle
The OrthoArizona Foot and Ankle Institute features a team of fellowship-trained orthopedic surgeons and podiatrists. Our program, one of the largest foot and ankle practices in the country, is dedicated to providing the best possible care for patients by developing protocols and quality standards that improve foot and ankle care outcomes.
The patient is the most important piece of our program. Having a foot or ankle injury, disability or deformity is stressful, and we strive to communicate to our patients how much we want them to get better. Patients are educated on their diagnosis and treatment options so they can make decisions together with their provider.
OrthoArizona’s team of orthopedic specialists treats a multitude of fractures, including those that occur from:
- Trauma caused by incidents like falling, accidents or sports-related injuries
- Medical conditions like Osteoporosis, which weakens bones and makes them more likely to break
- Overuse from a repetitive motion, resulting in stress fractures
Our team will conduct a thorough evaluation of your injury and develop a comprehensive and individualized treatment plan to help speed your recovery to the greatest extent possible.
Our orthopedic surgeons and specialists treat patients of all ages for musculoskeletal conditions ranging from bone and joint disorders and fractures to disorders or tears of the muscles, ligaments and tendons.
Our physicians treat many conditions without surgery with medications, exercise and other rehabilitative or alternative therapies. If necessary, we may also recommend surgical treatment for conditions that do not respond to other treatments.
Hand, Wrist & Elbow
OrthoArizona has twelve fellowship trained doctors that specialize in disorders of the hand, wrist and elbow. Our hand and wrist surgeons are conveniently located throughout the Phoenix metro area to provide quality care in your neighborhood.
The patient is the most important piece of our practice. Having a hand, wrist or elbow injury, disability or deformity is stressful. We strive to communicate to our patients how much we want them to get better and work to find the best course of care for their injury or disorder. Patients are educated on their diagnosis and treatment options so they can make an informed decision with the guidance of their provider.
Knee & Hip
The OrthoArizona team of knee and hip specialists provides comprehensive treatment for acute and chronic knee and hip conditions including:
- Rheumatoid Arthritis
- Fractures and post traumatic arthritis
- Soft Tissue Pain
- Sprains and Strains
- Overuse Injuries
OrthoArizona offers MRIs, a form of advanced medical imaging, at our South Gilbert location, South of Loop 202 and East of Val Vista Dr.
Advanced imaging tests such as an MRI may require prior authorization from your insurance company. Therefore, our company will acquire necessary authorization depending on your insurance.
Call 480.324.3741 to schedule an MRI!
1675 E Melrose St, Ste 102
Gilbert, AZ 85297
Physical & Hand Therapy
The mission of the Sports Performance Team at OrthoArizona is to maximize athletic performance while minimizing the risk of injury. Every coach on OrthoArizona’s Sports Performance team is a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist. This ensures that all athletes are working with a highly skilled and knowledgeable staff. The OrthoArizona Sports Performance department works closely with both individual athletes and entire teams who want to maximize their physical capabilities, see objective progress, and achieve their sport related goals. Often, athletes have transitioned from formal Physical Therapy to the Sports Performance Team, but the latter is not always the case. If you are an athlete or a member of a sports team and want to take your athleticism to the next level, contact our Sports Performance department
OrthoArizona’s Sports Performance works with athletes from a variety of sports to include but not limited to soccer, baseball, volleyball, basketball, hockey, football, and dance. Contact us today to achieve your desired goals.
The OrthoArizona Shoulder Institute is made up of sports and shoulder-specialist physicians throughout the Valley.
We offer a wide variety of both surgical and non-surgical treatments for conditions relating to the shoulder. Our physicians have extensive training and experience in advanced, cutting-edge techniques including arthroscopic and minimally invasive repairs, bone-sparing arthoplasty (joint replacement)and platelet-rich plasma (PRP) therapy.
Using an evidence-based approach, we offer each patient an individualized treatment plan. Thank you for your interest in the OrthoArizona Shoulder Institute!
OrthoArizona has two fellowship-trained orthopedic spinal surgeons throughout the Valley. Our spinal surgeons care for patients with deformities of the spine, degenerative conditions of the spine such as spinal stenosis or degenerative disc disease, acute and work related injuries of the spine, and oncologic conditions of the spine.
The goal of the spinal surgeons in OrthoArizona is to find the most appropriate treatment for our patients whether it be surgical or non-surgical. We will assess and discuss all of your options to provide the best roadmap for your care.
Sports medicine is the orthopedic subspecialty that encompasses those injuries and conditions that affect athletes of all ages and skill levels, from the professional athlete to the weekend warrior. Whether you are nine or 90, our fellowship trained sports medicine physicians at OrthoArizona are the southwest United States leading physicians when it comes to sports medicine and keeping you active. As evidence of this, OrthoArizona is nationally recognized as being the name that more professional sports teams trust for their orthopedic care than any other provider. As the official orthopedic providers for the Arizona Cardinals, Diamondbacks, Coyotes and Rattlers, we have vast experience caring for professional athletes. Additionally, we care for numerous major league baseball teams during spring training. We also care for multiple colleges including Grand Canyon University, Mesa Community College and Scottsdale Community College.
OrthoArizona’s Joint Replacement Team is on the forefront of modern technologies in the diagnosis and treatment of joint deterioration and osteoarthritis conditions. With 26 joint replacement surgeons, our experienced team will provide you with the best orthopedic care and treatment options available.
Our dedicated specialists take the time to educate you on your diagnosis, conservative or surgical options, and recovery times. And with a 98% recommendation rate, you’ll be confident to know you are under the care of the best orthopedists in Arizona with the Total Joint specialists at OrthoArizona.
OrthoArizona has made a commitment to provide the highest level of orthopedic care to our patients and our employer partners. In collaboration with the Workers’ Compensation community, our providers are progressing the standard of maintaining a healthy local workforce.
We are able to offer access to 70 premier orthopedic specialists who are conveniently located in 25 locations throughout Greater Phoenix. Driven by evidence-based treatment protocols and measurable quality outcomes, OrthoArizona physicians maintain consistent communication with the patient, nurse case manager, and adjuster to ensure optimal return-to-work.
For more information, or to schedule the treatment of an injured worker, please contact one of our dedicated Workers’ Compensation Specialists: