Hip and knee total joint
As the only program of its kind on the Olympic Peninsula, the personalized Total Joint Replacement Program at Jefferson Healthcare guides the patient through each step of the joint replacement experience for knee replacement and hip replacement. Jefferson Healthcare provides a complete continuum of care which includes free pre-operative exercise classes. In addition, we offer pre-surgery classes to guide and prepare patients for surgery. Total joint replacement patients are typically in the hospital for two nights before they return home. When a little extra time is required the Rehab Unit (“Swing Bed”) focuses on building strength for a safe return home. Once home rehabilitation continues in the Rehabilitation Clinic located in Port Townsend. Rehab provides a safe and monitored environment to facilitate your return to doing what you love.
State of the art
The orthopedic team utilizes sophisticated technology like computer navigation during surgery for greater accuracy and precision of implant placement.
Shoulder and knee
Arthroscopic shoulder and knee procedures performed by our team of expert providers can improve your quality of life. Arthroscopy uses pencil-sized instruments and small incisions to see the inside of a joint and determine the type of injury and treatment needed. Because of the less invasive nature of arthroscopy, it generally has a much easier recovery than traditional surgery.
Hand, wrist, elbow
Tennis elbow release, carpal tunnel release and a variety of other beneficial upper extremity repair surgeries.
Award-winning hip fracture care
Jefferson Healthcare was recently awarded a 5-star rating from Healthgrades® for Hip fracture treatment outcomes demonstrating our commitment to quality care and patient safety.
Our expert team of is dedicated to your care, from ligament, tendon repairs to arthroscopic ACL reconstruction they are there from initial testing through your rehabilitation process.
Monday – Friday, 8am – 5pm
Medical Center, Orthopedic Clinic, 2nd floor ESSB
Kirsten Golden, clinic manager 360.385.2200 ext. 3688
Port Ludlow Tuesday mornings (Varies depending on call and surgery schedules)
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