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UNIVERSITY ORTHOPEDICS universityorthopedics . com
University Orthopedics ’ Kettle Point location in East Providence , R . I .
World-Class Orthopedic Care
With more than sixty board-certified , fellowship-trained musculoskeletal and sports medicine physicians , UNIVERSITY ORTHOPEDICS is southeastern New England ’ s largest and most comprehensive orthopedic practice . Always committed to providing patients with high-quality , convenient orthopedic care , University Orthopedics recently expanded access to several vital services , including sports concussion rehabilitation , pain management treatments and acute injury care .
Our medical experts lead the way with research on the latest advances in orthopedic surgery and injury prevention . These specialists are Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University faculty members , teaching medical students , orthopedic residents and fellowship subspecialty surgeons .
UOI offers specialize orthopedic care at twelve state-of-the-art , convenient locations throughout Rhode Island and Massachusetts . In addition to our East Bay Surgery Center , our surgeons have privileges at most hospitals in the region , including Fatima Hospital , Hasbro Children ’ s Hospital , Kent Hospital , Landmark Medical Center , The Miriam Hospital , Newport Hospital , Providence VA Medical Center , Rhode Island Hospital , Roger Williams Medical Center and Westerly Hospital in Rhode Island , and Beth Israel
Deaconess , Good Samaritan Medical Center , Morton Hospital and Sturdy Memorial Hospital in Massachusetts . Focused entirely on the patient experience , UOI offers comprehensive care , with access to physicians across all orthopedic sub-specialties , including cartilage replacement ; foot and ankle ; hand and wrist ; joint replacement ; pediatrics ; orthopedic oncology ; spine ; sports medicine ; shoulder and elbow ; and trauma and fractures .
Treatment for Sports Concussions In an effort to fill a void in the availability of vital concussion treatment in Rhode Island , University Orthopedics recently became the first private practice in the state to create a division dedicated solely to the treatment of concussed patients .
With the addition of the Sports Concussion Rehabilitation Center , University Orthopedics hopes to make this vital treatment more accessible to athletes who have been newly diagnosed with a concussion or those struggling with lingering effects .
Expanded Acute Care & Pain Management Services University Orthopedics understands the impact an injury may have on someone ’ s life and the importance of prompt diagnosis and treatment , especially for athletes . That is why we ’ ve expanded our OrthoDirect hours . Same-day and next-
LOCATIONS Rhode Island : East Greenwich , East Providence , Johnston , Middletown , North Providence , Portsmouth , Providence and Westerly Massachusetts : Mansfield , North Easton , Plymouth , Raynham myUOI . com • 401-457-1500