The orthopedic specialists on the medical staff at Baylor Scott & White Medical Center – Grapevine combine personalized care, clinical research and patient education to diagnose, treat and offer follow-up care for many orthopedic conditions.
Baylor Scott & White – Grapevine received the Goal Seal of Approval from The Joint Commission for total joint knee and hip replacements. It is also designated an Aetna Institute of Quality® Orthopedic Care Facility for total joint replacement and spine surgery for consistently delivering evidence-based, safe care.
Our orthopedic services include, but are not limited to:
- Hip, knee and shoulder replacement
- Total joint replacement
- Complex joint reconstruction
- Hand surgery for congenital disorders, acquired conditions, rheumatoid arthritis and trauma
- Replantation of digits, hands and upper extremities
- Complete orthotics (supports and braces) services
spine care services
Total Joint Wellness Program
The Total Joint Wellness Program at Baylor Scott & White Medical Center – Grapevine is designed to provide comprehensive care for patients who undergo joint replacement. Our patient-centered and compassionate approach can help you return to normal, active living.
The experienced sports medicine staff at Baylor Scott & White Medical Center – Grapevine can help you get back in the game when an injury forces you to the sidelines.
Every day, we help athletes overcome injuries and reach their goals. Our team of sports medicine clinicians on our medical staff that can help:
- Reduce pain from sports or overuse injuries
- Repair ligament, cartilage or tendon injuries sustained in football, soccer, hockey, baseball, golf, tennis or other sports
- Repair trauma/fractures, such as broken limbs, collarbones or kneecaps
- Teach injury-prevention strategies
Whether you need to be able to throw, jump, lift, run, swing or swim, the orthopedic physicians on the medical staff at Baylor Scott & White – Grapevine have experience working with athletes at the high school, college, semi-pro and professional levels and a wide variety of sports and orthopedic injuries.
When you choose the Orthopedics and Sports Medicine Services at Baylor Scott & White – Grapevine, all of your sports medicine and orthopedic needs are addressed under one roof.
Sports Injuries and Conditions Treated
Our experienced staff with the Orthopedics and Sports Medicine Services at Baylor Scott & White – Grapevine treats:
- Acromioclavicular (AC) joint/shoulder separation
- Dislocated shoulder
- SLAP tears (injured labrum)
- Rotator cuff tendinitis or tears
- Biceps tendon ruptures
- Ulnar collateral ligament sprains or tears ("Tommy John" surgery)
- Lateral epicondylitis ("tennis elbow")
- Medial epicondylitis ("golfer's elbow")
- Hip arthroscopy to diagnose or treat the source of pain
- Hip dislocations
- Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) repair
- Meniscus cartilage repair
- Knee arthroscopy to diagnose or "clean up" problems
- Cartilage resurfacing to "fill in" cartilage and prolong the life of the knee
- Knee cartilage transplants
Ankle and Foot Pain
- Ankle instability
- Achilles tendinitis or ruptures
- Stress fractures
In some cases, the expertise of a
total joint replacement team may be required. In other cases, general orthopedic surgeons, hand or foot and ankle specialists on the medical staff may be consulted.
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Whether you have experienced the trauma of a fracture or the chronic pain of back, neck or hand problems, the general orthopedic surgeons on the medical staff at Baylor Scott & White Medical Center – Grapevine can help you return to a pain-free lifestyle.
At Baylor Scott & White – Grapevine, we know surgery is a big decision. Our staff can help ease your fears by walking you through the hospital experience, so you'll know what to expect.
While staying with us, our inpatients will also appreciate the
privacy and individual attention offered through private rooms, room service for patients and family members and unrestricted visitation hours.
The team of general orthopedic surgeons on the medical staff at Baylor Scott & White – Grapevine specializes in:
- Reducing pain from herniated discs, spinal stenosis or other spine-related injuries or conditions
- Treating ligament, cartilage or tendon injuries or arthritis in the hips, hands and other upper extremities
- Repairing fractures, such as broken limbs, collarbones or kneecaps
- Revising earlier, unsuccessful surgeries—no matter when or where the earlier procedure was performed
Specifically, the surgeons on the Baylor Scott & White– Grapevine medical staff perform:
- Hand and wrist surgery for congenital disorders, acquired conditions (including carpal tunnel syndrome), rheumatoid arthritis and trauma
- Discectomy to remove herniated disc fragments
- Laminectomy to ease pressure on the spine and spinal nerves, treat injuries or remove tumors
- Laminotomy to relieve pressure on the spinal nerves
- Spinal fusion to relieve pain from spinal stenosis, herniated discs, scoliosis and other back conditions
- Fracture repair
Foot and Ankle
Foot and ankle pain or injury interrupts even the most basic everyday activities. The experienced orthopedic and sports medicine team at Baylor Scott & White Medical Center – Grapevine can help you get back on your feet again. Every day, our advanced, minimally invasive treatment options help patients return to an active and pain-free lifestyle.
Our foot and ankle specialists offer:
Specialty training. Foot and ankle specialists on the medical staff at Baylor Scott & White – Grapevine are fellowship trained in how the lower extremities work together. If back or knee problems are causing your foot or ankle pain, we treat the source of the problem.
The right treatment. Many foot and ankle problems can be treated conservatively. Others require surgery. We'll help find the right treatment for you.
Long-term care. We have the experience and training to understand your foot and ankle needs now—and help you stay on your feet if problems arise later.
The team of orthopedic foot and ankle specialists at Baylor Scott & White – Grapevine treat:
- Heel spurs
- Ligament tears, where the ligament that connects the bones in the foot tears
- Peroneal injuries
- Peroneal tendinitis, an irritation to the tendons that run past the back outside part of the ankle
- Stress fractures
- Turf toe, a sprain of the metatarsophalangeal (MTP) joint of the first toe
- Achilles tendon rupture, if overstretched (typically in sports), the tendon connecting your heel bone to the back of your calf can tear
- Achilles tendinitis
- Ankle instability
- Ankle osteoarthritis
- Ankle sprains
- Cartilage injury, caused by wear and tear, this type of injury can lead to osteoarthritis
Diseases or Syndromes
- Arthritis of the foot and ankle
- Charcot-Marie Tooth disease
- Claw toes
- Diabetic neuropathy
- Diabetic ulcers
- Flat feet
- Hammer toes
- Joint disease
- Neurologic diseases, which include disorders of the brain, spinal cord and nerves throughout your body including your feet and ankles
- Plantar fasciitis/heel spurs
- Residual compartments syndromes
- Rheumatoid arthritis
Our individualized approach to care means you're getting the right treatment for your situation. Depending on your age, your injury and your lifestyle, our options include:
- Conservative treatments (for most sprains, tendinitis and some deformities)
- Orthopedic shoe modifications or custom-fit shoe inserts, called orthotics
- Boots, casts, splints or braces to prevent the injured area from moving
- Prescription medication or joint injections to reduce inflammation and pain
- Physical therapy
Ankle arthroscopy: a minimally invasive scope procedure to evaluate and treat a variety of conditions
Osteotomy: a bone realignment procedure to correct bunions and hammer toes
Tendon repair or reconstruction: a procedure to suture or lengthen tendons damaged in peroneal injuries and Achilles tendon ruptures
Ligament reconstruction: procedure to repair or reconstruct ligaments damaged by chronic ankle instability
Capsulorrhaphy: the suture of a torn joint capsule (damaged cartilage)
OATS, or osteoarticular transplants: transplanting of cartilage to improve deficits from injury or arthritis
Debridement: removal of damaged or infected tissue to treat heel spurs, Achilles tendinitis, arthritis and diabetic ulcers
Arthrodesis: an ankle fusion procedure used for arthritis patients that removes damaged cartilage and fuses two bones together
Ankle arthroplasty: total ankle joint replacement
Bone fracture repair
Diabetes and Neurological Needs
- Aggressive diabetes patient education on daily skin checks, skin care and ulcer care
- Diabetes wound care and management through immobilization, ulcer debridement and diabetic limb salvage
- Surgical repair of claw toes, high arches or hammer toes resulting from neurological problems, including stroke, cerebral palsy or Charcot-Marie Tooth disease
If your foot and ankle symptoms stem from diabetes or neurological disorders, we will consult with endocrinologists, neurologists or infectious disease specialists on the medical staff at Baylor Scott & White – Grapevine to provide a comprehensive approach to treatment.