A year and a half after his hip surgery, Richard Shipman won the N.C. state singles tournament in the 65 and older category.
Nationally Recognized Orthopedic Services
From fractures and sprains to orthopedic cancers, the orthopedic physicians and surgeons of Carolinas HealthCare System (CHS) offer experienced care for bone and soft tissue conditions for patients in North and South Carolina.
Orthopedic programs at CHS are continuously recognized by healthcare agencies and organizations.
What sets us apart:
- Carolinas Medical Center (CMC) was listed in 2011 as a Best Hospital by U.S. News & World Report for Orthopedics.
- Blue Cross/Blue Shield of North Carolina recognized CHS as a Blue Distinction Center for Knee and Hip Replacement.
- CMC-Mercy Hip and Knee Center earned dual Gold Certifications from The Joint Commission for its total hip and total knee replacement programs.
CHS doctors maintain specific areas of specialization within the management of orthopedic care, including trauma, joint replacement, fractures, arthritis, osteoporosis, acute and chronic joint disease, and injuries of the hand, wrist and elbow. Our physicians and staff are also actively involved in research that brings tomorrow's cures closer.
Watch Dr. Hanley, Department Chairman, discuss musculoskeletal care at Carolinas HealthCare System's world-class orthopedic facilities.