A patient who’s looking for an orthopedic surgeon in Idaho, whether it’s for carpal tunnel syndrome, fracture care, foot surgery, knee surgery, hand surgery or shoulder surgery can feel confident in the hands of the experienced physicians of West Idaho Orthopedics. Dr. George Nicola, Dr. Charles Schneider, Dr. Michael Shevlin, Dr. John Smith and Dr. Robert Hansen are proven experts in the field.

All West Idaho Orthopedic specialists practice at one of their 3 locations (Caldwell, Idaho; Meridian, Idaho; Boise, Idaho). Each year, the group performs hundreds of knee replacement, knee resurfacing, hip replacement, hip resurfacing and joint replacement surgeries.

Dr. George Nicola, Dr. John Smith, Dr. Charles Schneider, Dr. Michael Shevlin and Dr. Robert Hansen are also proficient in the intricacies of Sports Medicine. The team of orthopedic specialists pursue an initial course of wellness and preventative care as well as non-surgical orthopedic remedies. Should surgery become necessary, the West Idaho Orthopedics staff is adept in all aspects of surgery as well as minimally invasive surgery that will allow the patient to return to their normal lives as soon as possible and even resume their favorite sport or recreational activity with minimal down time. Often times, carpal tunnel surgery, foot surgery, knee surgery and hand surgery can be performed on an outpatient basis. Shoulder surgery, such as that to repair torn muscles or ligaments, fracture care and the treatment of other injuries can also be performed as outpatient procedures by West Idaho Orthopedic physicians.

All physicians at West Idaho Orthopedics are board-certified and conduct themselves according to the highest ethical standards. Additionally, the surgical staff is affiliated and accredited with West Valley Medical Center in Caldwell, St. Luke’s Regional Medical Center in Meridian, Walter Knox Memorial Hospital in Emmett and Holy Rosary in Ontario, Oregon. They are board certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery and Fellows of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgery. They enjoy memberships in such prestigious organizations as the Idaho Medical Association and the Idaho Orthopedic Association.

Anyone seeking orthopedic surgery in Idaho couldn’t be in better hands than those of the physicians and staff of West Idaho Orthopedics.

Author's Bio: 

Jhon Ford is the author of this article. For more information about Orthopedic Surgeon and musculoskeletal joint pain visit http://www.westidahoorthopedics.com/