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Joint Replacement Center
Our fellowship-trained orthopaedic surgeons specialize in the treatment of hip and knee conditions using the latest techniques including anterior approach hip replacement and out-patient joint replacement surgery.
Hip or knee pain can limit your daily activities. Our expert physicians can diagnose your condition and work with you to determine the best treatment plan.Learn More
There are many options, such as intra-articular injections, that could help reduce pain and continue to be active before choosing surgery.Learn more
Joint replacement can be done on all joints including the hip, knee, shoulder ankle and more. There are partial options available to qualifying patients and a variety of approaches to consider.Learn More
Deciding to have a joint replacement is a life changing decision. Our physicians answer your most pressing questions so you know what to expect during a visit and throughout your recovery.Hip Replacement FAQs
Specializing in Hip & Knee Replacement
The multi-disciplinary Joint Replacement Center team includes Board Certified orthopaedic surgeons and registered nurses, physician assistants, and rehabilitation therapists.
We rely on our individual and collective experience, the latest research, technology and techniques to provide the right treatment at the right time for each patient. We assist each patient in reaching and maintaining the highest possible level of function and pain relief through non-operative and operative care.
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Through x-ray and MRI technology, our physicians receive accurate information about the structure of the joints, bones and muscles. We offer advanced x-ray technology in every office with MRI facilities conveniently located at nine of Resurgens’ locations.
Our highly trained and accredited rehabilitation professionals will guide you through your recovery. We offer convenient early morning and evening appointments to accommodate your busy schedule.
Our out-patient facilities dedicated to orthopaedic care offer state of the art technologies with knowledgeable medical teams to provide first class care before, during and after your procedure.
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Using our Patient Education Center
We want you to have all the knowledge you need to make the best decision about your health. Explore our extensive video library to learn about common injuries, conditions, treatments and surgeries in more detail.Explore The Education Center
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Resurgens Orthopaedics Patient Is 'Bionic Man' Following Four Successful Surgeries
Canton's Robert Dawson Praises Resurgens Doctors For 'The Best Care I Could Ever Have Expected' Calling himself a "bionic man," Bob Dawson says he needs physician-issued cards to allow him and his metal knees through airport security checks. But the range of motion in his shoulder is much better than he ever expected, and all his joint replacements are working well. Mr. Dawson, 70, can't say enough good things about the doctors at Resurgens, who have performed four surgeries on him over the past several years. First it was spine surgery in the mid-1990s, then his left knee replacement in 2006, followed by his right knee replacement in 2008. Then,... Continue Reading
In 2013, Mark Warr found himself overweight, suffering from arthritis in his knees, and being forced to use a walker...
Finishing the Peachtree Road Race After Dual Knee Replacement
In 2013, Mark Warr found himself overweight, suffering from arthritis in his knees, and being forced to use a walker to get around. “Using a walker was embarrassing for me. It was demoralizing. I was getting ready to retire and it was a sign that I wasn’t going to have the retirement I was looking forward to. In retirement my wife and I wanted to travel and see and do things that require walking. On the days I had to use the walker I would just say: ‘The retirement we had envisioned was not going to happen.’” To treat the arthritis Resurgens Orthopaedics recommended dual knee replacement but the surgery wasn’t going to be successful unless... Continue Reading
Glenn Sikes & Jarrett Freeland
Advances in technology in implants can be life-changing!
3D technology offers alternative for knee replacement patients
For the past two weeks, Olympic fans have watched some of the best athletes in the world navigate treacherous jumps and speed on the slopes of South Korea. For some, just watching skiers is enough to make our knees hurt. There are more than 600,000 knee replacements performed every year, according to the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality. Advances in technology in implants can be life-changing, according to longtime athlete Glenn Sikes. "I pretty much had knee problems even through high school. I didn't have my surgery until I got to college," Sikes said. Ten years later, torn cartilage required more frequent surgeries on Sikes' knees. The... Continue Reading
For Malcolm Aga, athletics, adventure, and traveling were part of his lifestyle since he was a child. At age 59,...
Conquering Mt. Everest After Hip Replacement
For Malcolm Aga, athletics, adventure, and traveling were part of his lifestyle since he was a child. At age 59, hip problems prevented him from crossing the Mount Everest Base Camp Trek off his bucket list. He then decided he wasn’t going to let anything stand in his way. First, a few details about the Everest Base Camp (EBC) Trek: Hikers land at Lukla airport in Nepal, a harrowing journey in its own right. Often dubbed ‘the world’s most dangerous airport’ because high winds, turbulence, and rough terrain can make for an exceptionally difficult landing. Upon landing, trekkers have time for little more than a quick stop at one of the... Continue Reading
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Patient Success Stories
Our patients are our inspiration and we are proud of their successes. Meet some of our patients and read about their life-changing experiences. These are the sort of success stories that Resurgens Orthopaedics physicians and staff make possible every day.
Resurgens Charitable Foundation
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