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Orthopedic Center

Lowell General Hospital has leading orthopedic surgeons and a specialized clinical team to provide a full array of minimally invasive procedures for bone, muscle and total joint replacement surgery. Recognized as a Blue Distinction Plus facility for Spine and Blue Distinction plus for Hip and Knee replacement by Blue Cross Blue Shield, our experienced team of orthopedic professionals help patients return to the activities they love.

Here's what our patients are saying about us:

  • 99% Communication with doctors
  • 99% Doctors treat you with courtesy and respect
  • 98% Doctors listen carefully to you
  • 99% Doctors explain in a way you can understand
  • 94% Communication with nurses
  • 91% Recommend the hospital to others
  • 98% Pain Management
  • 97% Staff do everything to help with pain

Source: Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Benchmarking survey report dates 3/1/2016-2/11/2018 as compared to other organizations of like size in the national Press Ganey database.

Orthopedic patient Charlie pushes wheelbarrow
Charlie Spanos of Pelham, NH after a successful hip replacement surgery at the Orthopedic Center

Conditions Treated

  • Arthritis
  • Ankle injuries
  • Back pain
  • Neck pain
  • Carpal tunnel syndrome
  • Bone fractures
  • Sprains and strains
  • Shoulder pain and instability
  • Knee pain
  • Tendon and ligament tears
  • Osteoporosis
  • Sports injuries
  • Pediatric conditions
  • Hip dislocation and dysplasia
  • Trauma injuries

Your Care Team

Why Choose Lowell General?

The Orthopedic Center, located on the hospital’s M3 unit at the main campus, has larger, private rooms specially equipped for the care of our orthopedic patients. Here, our team of team of nurses, physical therapists, and other trained orthopedic professionals practice the latest research-based techniques and employ a collaborative team approach built around personalized patient needs. Meet your care team


Orthopedics Success Stories


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