Orthopedics

Orthopedics

Portneuf Orthopedics – to restore life, restore joy, and restore mobility.

As the leading regional referral hospital and a highly specialized medical care facility, our high touch, high care includes advanced and complex orthopedic procedures and treatments performed by medical specialist in a state-of-the art, 205-licensed-bed hospital that includes a full complement of specialized care.

In 2021, we expanded our Portneuf Total Joint unit and opened a larger, newer Portneuf Orthopedic unit. Designed with your needs, your expectations, and your recovery in mind. Our orthopedic nurses have advanced training and they work closely with the patient, their family, and the orthopedic team to ensure clear patient education, a smooth recovery, and minimal complications.

Treatments and Surgical Procedures

Common surgical procedures performed, services offered and conditions addressed include:

  • Arthritis
  • Care for emergency joint fractures
  • Carpal tunnel syndrome
  • Cartilage repair
  • Cold Trauma
  • Direct anterior approach to hip replacement
  • Foot & ankle care
  • Hand, wrist, elbow & shoulder care
  • Joint pain
  • Knee & shoulder resurfacing
  • Minimally invasive surgery for knee/shoulder
  • Non-operative care for joint pain
  • Revision and primary total joint replacement
  • Robotic joint replacement with Mako technology
  • Rotator cuff repairs
  • Shoulder replacement/reconstruction
  • Spine and neck care, including:
    • Complex spine surgery
    • Minimally invasive spine surgery
    • Spinal tumors
    • Scoliosis
    • Spinal fractures
  • Sports medicine
  • Ortho trauma
  • Total hip & knee replacements
  • Total Joint School

Service Providers

Benjamin J Allen, MD

Aaron J Altenburg, MD

Benjamin Blair, MD

Steven L Coker, MD

Logan J Cooper, DO

Vermon S Esplin, MD

Gregory M Ford, MD

Gregory M Ford, MD

Stephen M Hansen, MD

Ryan N Miller, DO

Jeffrey D Stucki, DO

Richard A Wathne, MD