Whether you are suffering from debilitating knee or hip pain, a broken or fractured bone or another musculoskeletal problem, Mather Hospital’s Department of Orthopedics is known for its quality patient care, clinical expertise, compassionate treatment and low infection rate.
Mather offers special operating rooms equipped for joint replacements and other orthopedic procedures. These rooms include special air filtration systems and lighting, computer navigation for knee replacements and high-precision, computer-assisted systems for partial knee replacements. Our Joint Replacement Program includes total and partial knees, hips, shoulders and ankles. Free seminars are offered throughout the year at the hospital and in various community locations in central Suffolk County.
Patients receive Mather’s personal, quality care by our Nursing staff that is Magnet® certified, a distinction held by fewer than 615 hospitals worldwide that recognizes health care organizations for quality patient care, nursing excellence and innovations in professional nursing practice. Our program includes a Post Anesthesia Care Unit and a dedicated orthopedic nursing unit. Our physical and occupational therapists provide one-on-one care to ensure the safest and most successful recovery from surgery.