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Mercy Hospital - Miami
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Orthopedics & Spine

Mercy Hospital offers comprehensive orthopedic and spine services as well as inpatient and outpatient rehabilitation programs. We provide advance treatment as well as a continuum of care for patients suffering from orthopedic and spine injuries and diseases.

The highly trained board-certified surgeons affiliated with Mercy, utilize the latest surgical techniques available. Some of the areas of specialty include arthroscopic surgery, knee replacements, and back and spine surgeries. Their goal is to help patients regain the highest functional level possible so that they may return to their daily activities.

Patients needing advanced treatments for orthopedic and spine issues can find high quality care at the Orthopedic & Spine Institute of Mercy Hospital. Our surgeons are committed to performing the latest innovations in their field, and patients benefit from the experience of a panel of experts including board certified orthopedic surgeons and neurosurgeons, nurses, physical therapists and occupational therapists who will work together using the latest in advanced technology to guide you through every aspect of your care from surgery to discharge and follow-up care, providing individualized treatment plans and a high caliber of care.

With our private patient rooms and inpatient rehabilitation gymnasium, the Orthopedics & Spine Institute provides a comprehensive approach to your care in a comfortable environment that feels more like a hotel than a hospital.

Orthopedic Services

Our team of experts assesses and treats a variety of musculoskeletal disorders that lead to pain and immobility. In addition to traditional surgeries and therapies, the team provides access to advanced procedures including minimally invasive knee and hip replacement and revision. Our goal is helping patients relieve pain and regain mobility. Advanced procedures including minimally invasive knee and hip resurfacing, as well as partial hip resurfacing, joint replacement and revision surgery, spine surgery, and other specialized procedures, are available to relieve pain and help patients return to normal activities.

Our services include:

  • Ankle, Knee, Hip, Shoulder and Elbow injury
  • Arthritis diagnosis and treatment
  • Arthroscopic Surgery of the Knee, Shoulder, and Hip
  • Fracture Care
  • Total Hip Replacement Surgery
  • Total Knee Replacement Surgery
  • Total Shoulder Replacement Surgery
  • Shoulder/Knee Reconstruction

Spine Services

Living with neck or back pain can make normal activities such as walking, bending sleeping or working agonizing. The Orthopedic and Spine Institute at Mercy Hospital can diagnose and treat a variety of spine problems. Our multidisciplinary spine team consists of surgeons, pain physicians and nurses working together to provide a personalized plan tailored to the individual needs of our patients. Each professional specializes in disorders of the back and neck and can provide a comprehensive plan using state-of-the-art equipment and the very best in treatment.

Our board-certified team of neurosurgeons specializes in disorders of the back and neck, and can provide a comprehensive plan using the very best in treatment techniques from state-of-the-art surgical approaches to a combination of therapy and pain management. Spine surgeries performed at Mercy Hospital includes:

  • Lumbar
  • Cervical
  • Compression Fractures
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Degenerative Joint Disease
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Disc Replacement

Rehabilitation Services

Mercy Hospital provides comprehensive inpatient and outpatient rehabilitation services. Our programs, accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF), offer quality services that follows each patient from the first stages of recovery through the rehabilitation process. Our continuum of care includes:

Continuum of Care

Whether it’s arthritis, a broken or fractured bone, sprained ligament, back problems or season-ending injury, count on us for diagnosis, treatment and rehabilitation of injuries to bones, muscles, tendons, nerves or ligaments. We realize that surgery is not always the answer and that is why our highly trained staff will work hard to return you to health through non-surgical means. However, when surgery is necessary, you can feel confident you are in the best of hands.

Living with neck or back pain can make normal activities such as walking, bending sleeping or working agonizing. Patients come to the Orthopedic and Spine Institute at Mercy Hospital to diagnose and treat a variety of spine problems. Our multidisciplinary spine team consists of surgeons, pain physicians and nurses working together to provide a personalized plan tailored to the individual needs of our patients. Each professional specializes in disorders of the back and neck and can provide a comprehensive plan using state-of-the-art equipment and the very best in treatment.

Orthopedic and Spine Nurse Navigator—Concierge service for our Ortho & Spine Patients

Unique to Mercy Hospital is its Orthopedic and Spine Patient Navigator. The relationship between the navigator and the patient is to provide and assist in a seamless movement through the surgical continuum of care. Through each step of the process our Orthopedic and Spine Patient Navigator, a trained nurse, guides patients and their families by offering emotional, case management and educational support.

The Orthopedic and Spine Patient Navigator assists patients and their families with every aspect of care from assisting the patient with last minute questions before the day of surgery, to guiding and updating the family member of their loved one’s progression of the surgery. After the surgery, the navigator personally helps patients to verify all orders have been met and explore anything that may be missed to assist in improving a higher level of satisfaction. In addition, our Orthopedic and Spine Patient Navigator continues the relationship with the patient with post discharge phone calls to review opportunities for future activities and answer any residual questions.

The Orthopedic and Spine Nurse Navigator at Mercy Hospital can be reached at 305-285-2742

4th Floor Orthopedic and Spine Institute

  • All Private Rooms—The 4th floor offers the finest in comfort.
  • Common Areas Featuring Wi-Fi—As with all floors 4th floor offers internet access and wireless capabilities to its patients and family members.

Classes

The Orthopedic and Spine Institute at Mercy Hospital is dedicated to providing information to patients and family members considering orthopedic or spine surgery and treatments. The Institute offers a variety of educational classes for community members interested in learning about our services, warning signs and symptoms of disease and what to expect before and after surgery:

Self-Assessment Test

Download these free self-assessment tests to learn more about your risk for injury: