The University Orthopedic Clinic (UOC) at Tyrone Hospital provides exceptional clinical and surgical care for orthopedic and sports related injuries. Appointments can be scheduled by calling 814-684-6301.
Orthopedics is the medical specialty dedicated to the diagnosis, treatment, rehabilitation, and prevention of injuries and diseases of the body’s musculoskeletal system. This complex system includes your bones, joints, ligaments, tendons, muscles, and nerves and allows you to move, work, and be active.
Our clinic located at Tyrone Hospital gives you easy access to orthopedic physician specialists plus diagnostic, rehabilitation, surgical, and emergency services at one convenient location.
Areas of orthopedic care that we address at our Tyrone Hospital Clinic include: Sports Medicine, Fracture Care, Hip, Foot and Ankle, Elbow, Total Joint Replacement, Knee, Hand, and Shoulder.
Services You Need At One Convenient Location
The UOC Clinic at Tyrone Hospital gives you and your family easy access to orthopedic physician care plus many other services typically needed by orthopedic patients—all at one convenient location.
A variety of radiology services are offered to aide in the diagnosis and monitoring of orthopedic patients including x-ray, CT scan, MRI, bone densitometry, and ultrasound.
A laboratory is available on-site for orthopedic patients who may require blood testing.
All UOC physicians at the Tyrone Hospital Clinic perform surgery at Tyrone Hospital, where patients receive personalized attention to help them prepare. Hospital staff meet with patients in advance of their surgery to provide detailed instructions, discuss their anesthesia options, review what to expect after surgery and during recovery, complete any pre-surgery testing needed, and to answer questions.
ProCare Rehabilitation provides physical and occupational therapy services on-site at Tyrone Hospital, accommodating the needs of both inpatients and outpatients.
Patients who meet eligibility requirements can also receive short-term inpatient rehabilitation at Tyrone Hospital following an acute hospital stay.
UOC orthopedic physicians are on call at the Tyrone Hospital emergency department for emergency orthopedic patients that require immediate attention. Emergency department patients that are advised to follow up with an orthopedic physician have easy access to physician appointments through our clinic based at Tyrone Hospital.
Heart and lung testing such as EKG, echocardiogram, and pulmonary function tests are available as needed for diagnosis and for pre-surgical testing.
Meet Our Physician Specialists
Visit us on the Web: www.uoc.com