Carilion Clinic Orthopaedics helps patients all over our western Virginia community. Learn about how some of your neighbors have been able to get back to their active lifestyles with our orthopaedic procedures and treatments.
Valeta Pittman -- Hip Replacement
After years of use, Valeta Pittman, Roanoke, Va., started to limp and feel pain in her hip. Realizing she didn’t want it to get worse, Valetta underwent anterior approach hip replacement surgery. This less invasive approach to hip replacement meant Valeta could be back on her feet in no time and back doing the things she loves, like golfing. Now Valeta can tee off without pain and is glad Carilion Clinic Orthopaedics helped rebuild her life.
Lindsey Hanks -- Scoliosis Surgery
Lindsey Hanks from Salem, Va., was treated by Dr. Jonathan Carmouche for a severe case of scoliosis. Thanks to Carilion Clinic Orthopaedics Lindsey is now a proud and strong young woman.
Connor Bronson -- Sports Medicine
After tearing his ACL during a football game, Connor Bronson, Troutville, Va., was glad members of Carilion’s sports medicine team were on the sidelines to provide him with immediate care. For Connor undergoing surgery was the easy part, but after months of physical therapy Connor’s glad we helped rebuild his life so he can get back to playing sports.
Barbara Michael - Joint Reconstruction
Barbara Michael, Moneta, Va., explains how arthritis prevented her from doing everyday tasks. She decided to seek treated with Carilion Clinic Orthopaedics and have surgery to repair her thumb joint. Our hand and upper extremity surgeons are helping rebuild lives every day. Let us help you rebuild from an unexpected injury or ongoing health condition.