We're focused on improving quality of life.
Taking Care of the Pros
Taking Care of You
When you suffer from chronic pain of the joints, muscles, or skeleton, your quality of your life is diminished. The good news is that you do not have to suffer needlessly. At Saint Thomas Health our team of nationally-ranked orthopedic specialists
delivers a full-range of services dedicated to the prevention, diagnosis and rehabilitation of joint, skeletal, and muscular injury and disease. Ranked number one in Tennessee
and among the top five
for orthopedics nationally, we are the orthopedic provider of choice for the Tennessee Titans.
Saint Thomas West Recognized as Hospital with Top 100 Orthopedic Program
| Rachel Stevenson
Rachel Stevenson of Brentwood, TN stays in shape by teaching kickboxing and cardio blast at YMCA. But, a serious neck injury knocked her out while teaching class. Read more of Rachel's story at: nothingshallbeimpossible.com
| Paul Caruthers
37-year-old martial artist Paul Caruthers' doctor told him he had the hip joints of a 70-year-old man. Paul wasn't ready to kick his passion so he got a double hip replacement. Read more of Paul's story at: nothingshallbeimpossible.com
Our multidisciplinary team of highly skilled physicians, nurses, physical therapists and social workers provide a variety of treatment options including education, lifestyle modifications, physical therapy and medication therapy. If surgery is necessary, Saint Thomas Health offers the most advanced surgical options available in the region.
Preteen has ACL Reconstruction Surgery
There isn't a sport 12-year-old Jabori Johnson of Troy, Alabama won't play. The multi-sport athlete can't stand not being able participate, but he's following doctor's orders. Johnson tore his anterior cruciate ligament playing basketball... FULL STORY
The Saint Thomas Joint Replacement Institute
, which will be housed on our Saint Thomas Midtown
campus, is a result of our strategy for the coordination and expansion of our already robust joint replacement program. Our joint replacement program is the largest in the region and is consistently ranked
among the best in the nation.
We're investing $25 million in joint replacement and improving our services with 94,000 renovated square feet and 8 dedicated operating suites specifically for advanced joint
The Joint Replacement Center at Saint Thomas West Hospital has been rated #1 in Tennessee
and #13 in the country
. The ranking is based on outcomes, fewer complications, inpatient quality and patient safety.
Although we’re extremely proud to be recognized as national and local leaders in orthopedic care, our goal has always been quite simple. We simply want our patients to get back to enjoying life to the fullest.