The University Orthopedic Clinic (UOC) at Tyrone Regional Health Network 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 Regional Health Network gives you easy access to orthopedic physician specialists plus emergency care, diagnostic testing, non-surgical orthopedic care, surgical orthopedic care, physical therapy, occupational therapy, pain management services and fitness and wellness services post recovery at one convenient location.
Areas of orthopedic care that we address at our Tyrone Regional Health Network 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 Regional Health Network 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 orthopedic radiology services including X-ray, CT scan, MRI, bone densitometry, ultrasound and interventional radiology are available with quick turnaround of test results. These tests aide in the diagnosis and monitoring of orthopedic patients.
A laboratory is available on-site for orthopedic patients who may require blood testing.
All UOC physicians at the Tyrone Regional Health Network Clinic perform surgery at Tyrone Regional Health Network, 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.
Total Joint Replacement Program
A Total Joint Replacement Program is provided to help prepare patients for hip and knee replacement surgery and recovery.
Physical and Occupational Therapy
ProCare provides physical and occupational therapy services on-site at Tyrone Regional Health Network, accommodating the needs of both inpatients and outpatients.
Patients who meet eligibility requirements can also access a swing bed program to receive short-term inpatient physical and occupational therapy at Tyrone Regional Health Network following an acute hospital stay.
Tyrone Regional Health Network provides 24 hour emergency care. 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 Regional Health Network.
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