Orthopedic Pain

Don’t let pain get in the way of what you love

Our team is invested in getting you back to life, work, and sports. No matter what musculoskeletal injury or condition you have, you will find leading-edge, results-based care at Portneuf Orthopedics. Our team of providers prefer nonsurgical approaches first and only recommend surgery if it is clearly the best choice for your specific condition so you can conquer every step or every mountain.

As an integrated hospital and clinic, we have a team approach to care, with one electronic medical record for each patients and coordinated appointments.

Broken bones, compression fractures, stress fractures, dislocations, muscle injury, and tendon tears or ruptures are common reasons people visit orthopedic doctors.

Here are some other reasons to seek orthopedic care:

  • Gradual onset of pain, swelling or stiffness in a joint that cannot be relieved by ice, rest, over-the-counter pain medication or activity modification.
  • Progressive achiness or numbness in a joint that is getting in the way of daily activity such as walking, stairs
  • Progressive achiness or numbness in a joint stops you from doing the activities you love.
  • A muscle, tendon or ligament injury.
  • Pain that keeps you up at night.
  • Lower back pain, hip, shoulder or knee pain
  • Intense, persistent pain that lasts for more than a few days
  • Limited range of motion
  • Instability when you stand, walk or attempt to change positions
  • Persistent redness, heat, tenderness, swelling or stiffness in the injured area
  • Sustained or dangerously elevated fever
  • Pain, difficulty or lack of stamina in ordinary activities like climbing stairs or getting out of a car
  • Joint pain that intensifies while you are resting
  • Lack of improvement after physical therapy

Chronic pain affect the quality of life. When it is time to explore the benefits of professional treatment, our team is ready to be a part of your care.

Service Providers

Anthony E Joseph, MD
Orthopedic Pain, Orthopedics, Regenerative and Sports Medicine

Cody L Martin, MD
Department of Surgery, Joint Replacement: Knee, Hip, Shoulder and Revision, Orthopedic Pain, Orthopedics, Trauma and Post Trauma Injuries

Richard A Wathne, MD
Joint Replacement: Knee, Hip, Shoulder and Revision, Orthopedic Pain, Orthopedics