Orthopedics: Why Choose Us?

Orthopedics and Sports Medicine

  • Each of our specialist has advanced training in an orthopedic specialty. You will be cared for by some of the country’s most renowned specialists.
  • For more than 100 years, the Department of Orthopedics and Rehabilitation has provided the most advanced care by attracting leaders in the field who use the most up-to-date techniques.
  • In addition to healing injuries and diseases, our physicians work to prevent them through ongoing research and community education.
  • Physicians across the Midwest refer their patients to us because our experts provide the most complete orthopedic health services in the state of Iowa.
  • We treat every orthopedic condition including injuries and diseases of the bones, joints, muscles, tendons, and ligaments.

We Offer

  • An experienced staff that performs more than 7,000 operations every year
  • Comprehensive care teams that include orthopedic physicians, physical therapists, rehabilitation specialists, and other advanced care providers
  • Expertise in knee and hip replacement and spine surgery has earned us the Wellmark Blue Cross Blue Distinction® Center+ designation
  • The area’s only Level 1 trauma center