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UNIVERSITY ORTHOPEDICS universityorthopedics . com
University Orthopedics ’ Kettle Point location in East Providence , RI .
World-Class Orthopedic Care
Already one of the largest and most comprehensive practices in the region , University Orthopedics experienced another year of growth , and now includes more than sixty board-certified , fellowship-trained musculoskeletal and sports medicine physicians .
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 thirteen stateof-the-art , convenient locations throughout Rhode Island and 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 .
OrthoDIRECT facilities in East Providence , East Greenwich and Mansfield provide patients acute orthopedic care with same-day and next-day appointments .
Covering Aquidneck Island
As part of UOI ’ s expansion , the practice is poised to better serve the people of Aquidneck Island and surrounding communities . In addition to its Middletown location , UOI Drs . Valentin Antoci . Gwynne Bragdon , Ross Budacki , Eren Kuris , James Maher III , and Michael P . Staebler are now seeing patients at a newly opened office at 77 Turnpike Avenue in Portsmouth .
Dr . Antoci , has also recently taken the helm of Newport Hospital ’ s total joint program for hip , knee and shoulder replacements . Dr . Antoci , UOI ’ s director of outpatient adult reconstruction , is now serving as the program ’ s medical director .
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