My approach to treating patients

Welcome to my website. You will find this a valuable resource for your orthopedic questions.

I am committed to providing the best treatment for knee and hip diseases. There have been many advancements in implant designs, implant materials, surgical techniques, and rehabilitation protocols to help you recover quickly and have the best possible outcome.

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Hip, Knee


Arthritis, Arthroscopic Surgery, Deformity, Joint Replacement, Pain, Sports Medicine, Trauma/Fractures

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Utah Bone and Joint Center 5323 S. Woodrow St, Ste 202 Salt Lake City, UT USA 84107 View map Phone (801) 713-0606 Fax (801) 713-0609

Other staff in my practice

Eric Chatterley PA-C
Ginger Matkin R.N., BScN
Karen Swank MA
Susan Petersen Office Manger

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