Center of Hip Excellence
You don't need to be an Olympic star to receive Olympic quality care. We specialize in the evolution hip care, including minimally invasive anterior hip replacement and arthroscopic hip repair. If you're sidelined from your favorite sport or just want to walk without pain, you deserve specialized hip care from orthopedic surgeons with the highest level of training and experience, and who use the latest techniques and technology.
Dr. Johnson is specially trained in hip and knee replacement including the anterior approach to the hip. We are a leading practice in West Michigan offering Anterior Hip Replacement – a less invasive option than traditional hip replacement. This means less pain and faster recovery for certain patients.
Dr. Wierks is specially trained in sports medicine including hip arthroscopy to treat labral tears and FAI. No one can better understand an athlete's needs than someone who treats the nation's best. Dr. Carl Wierks serves as a team physician for the US Ski and Snowboard Teams.
From our Blog Health is Motion | December 28, 2012
The health benefits of regular exercise are numerous. Countless conditions and health problems can be alleviated or reversed by adding exercise to your weekly routine. In this blog entry, you’ll learn a few of the reasons why you should make exercise a cornerstone of your lifestyle.
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Our orthopedic physicians are specially trained in prevention, diagnosis and treatment of musculoskeletal injuries and conditions. Each has completed a premier fellowship program, recognized for Orthopedic leadership and excellence.