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Learn more about our services at South Lake Hospital

Orthopedics is one of South Lake Hospital's stand-out specialties. From the highly-trained group of orthopedic surgeons servicing South Lake County to our expertise in rehabilitation, we serve a wide variety of orthopedic needs from common injuries to sports injuries.

Overview

Your doctor may begin your treatment with anti-inflammatory medicine to ease your pain and physical therapy to stretch and strengthen the muscles that support your knee. They may also suggest rest, heat, topical rubs or cortisone injections, and may help you develop a weight-loss plan if necessary. In rare cases,your orthopedic surgeon may recommend you have arthroscopic surgery or have your kneecap replaced.