Orthopedic care specialists in Walterboro, South Carolina

Colleton Medical Center offers a comprehensive orthopedic program for the Low Country community, including Colleton, Orangeburg, Bamberg, Hampton and Beaufort counties. Our highly trained team includes board-certified orthopedic surgeons, certified nurses, physical therapists, occupational therapists, case managers and licensed dieticians. Using a comprehensive, multidisciplinary approach, we treat everything from general sports injuries to complex orthopedic diseases.

For more information about our orthopedic treatment options, including rehabilitation, please call our Consult-A-Nurse® team at (843) 782-2525.

Orthopedic conditions we treat

Our orthopedic specialists have expertise in hip, knee, shoulder, elbow, foot and ankle care. We use advanced technology to treat acute and chronic issues affecting the bones, joints and muscles, including:

  • Anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) injuries
  • Arthritis
  • Back pain
  • Carpal tunnel syndrome
  • Foot and ankle pain
  • Fractures
  • Hand and wrist pain
  • Knee pain
  • Ligament injuries
  • Osteoporosis
  • Shoulder pain
  • Spinal conditions
  • Torn rotator cuff injuries

Joint replacement surgery

The goal of our orthopedic program is to improve our patients' mobility, range of motion and quality of life. Our advanced surgical procedures include:

  • Elbow surgery
  • Foot and ankle surgery
  • Hand and upper extremity surgery
  • Hip replacement
  • Hip resurfacing
  • Hip revision surgery
  • Knee replacement
  • Knee resurfacing
  • Knee revision surgery
  • Shoulder replacement

Benefits of joint replacement surgery

Joint replacement surgery offers several benefits, including:

  • Improved joint mobility
  • Improved quality of life
  • Reduced pain

Candidates for joint replacement surgery

You may be a good candidate for joint replacement surgery if:

  • Non-surgical treatments, such as braces, mobility aids (canes or walkers), anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDS) or injection therapy, have not provided relief
  • You experience daily pain
  • Your joint range and flexibility is limited

Podiatry

Podiatry is a branch of medicine focusing on the diagnosis and treatment of foot disorders. While many of these conditions can be treated in an office setting, some may require surgery. Our orthopedic program provides comprehensive surgical options when this type of care is needed.

Orthopedic rehabilitation

Our physical therapy and rehabilitation staff are dedicated to your recovery from an orthopedic injury or disease. We offer inpatient and outpatient services to help you reach your maximum potential.