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Musculoskeletal Centers of Excellence

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Palmetto Health Richland Musculoskeletal Centers of Excellence is a unique program offering a comprehensive treatment continuum within a highly integrated health care delivery network. Our goal is simple: to return our patients  to normal function as quickly and safely as possible.

To reach this goal, the medical professionals at the Musculoskeletal Centers of Excellence use a comprehensive approach to the prevention, assessment, treatment, and rehabilitation of musculoskeletal (bone and muscle) injuries. Our talented team of medical professionals works with each patient and their primary care physician to develop a treatment plan specifically for that patient. By combining extensive clinical expertise with a compassionate, caring treatment philosophy, we have created a program known for its quality of care.

The term "musculoskeletal" refers to the collective body system of muscles, bones and cartilage. The health professionals at Palmetto Health Richland Musculoskeletal Services are committed to compassionate, quality health care. We specialize in:

  • Joint replacements
  • Spine care
  • Sports medicine
  • Hand care
  • Foot and ankle care
  • Pediatric orthopaedics
  • Rehabilitative service

Musculoskeletal Services provides treatment for the large numbers of patients who experience pain and dysfunction of the musculoskeletal system. Palmetto Health Richland’s Musculoskeletal Services take advantage of the latest developments in the field of orthopaedic medicine through clinical services, teaching and research. Treatment is provided through individualized care designed to provide cost-effective care.