IVCH Medical Group Center for Orthopedic Excellence

Orthopedic Information

Faster recovery
Anterior hip replacement surgery gets you back on your feet faster than traditional hip surgery.
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At Illinois Valley Orthopedics, we are proud to offer state of the art treatment for the musculoskeletal system. This includes bones, joints, ligaments, muscles, and nerves. Our specialties include:

      • Arthritis treatment
      • Joint replacement surgery—hip, knee and shoulder
      • Knee and shoulder arthroscopy
      • Carpal tunnel syndrome
      • Correction of hand and foot abnormalities
      • Fracture care
      • Sports medicine—Dr. Mitchell receives patients at a sports medicine clinic at the IVCH Center for Physical Rehabilitation and Aquatics. Call 815-223-2143 for an appointment.

Ask us about OtisMed Custom Fit Knee™ Replacement

Dr. Peter Meier and Dr. Robert Mitchell perform surgery at Illinois Valley Community Hospital, ranked by HealthGrades™ as one of the top 5 hospitals in Illinois for joint replacement surgery in 2007 and 2008.

IVCH is a recipient of the HealthGrades™ Joint Replacement Award for 2007 and 2008.