Dr. Sherwin J. Siff, Chief of Orthopedic Surgery at St. Luke's Hospital, will be joining Dr. Galati this week to discuss common issues in orthopedics. Dr. Siff's practice, Bone and Joint Clinic of  Houston, provides comprehensive orthopedic care to adults and children.  All of the physicians of Bone and Joint Clinic of Houston are Board Certified or Eligible with the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery. The clinic is proud to have five of its physicians; Dr. William Granberry, Dr. Sherwin Siff, Dr. Todd Siff, Dr. Frank Gerow and Dr. Roy Smith honored as Texas Super Doctors. Other physicians at Bone and Joint Clinic of Houston include:  Dr. William Watters, III, Dr. Thomas Greider, Dr. Walter Sassard, Dr. Marc Labbe, and Dr. Taylor Brown.

In addition to general orthopedic practice, each of their physicians focuses on or has fellowship training in one or more sub-specialties, including: Arthroscopic Surgery, Foot and Ankle Surgery, Hand Surgery, Joint Replacement Surgery, Knee Surgery, Pediatric Orthopedics, Reconstructive Surgery, Spine Surgery, and Sports Medicine. No matter your age, condition, or level of activity, they have qualified physicians, and surgeons to help you. The primary focus of the Bone and Joint Clinic is personalized, accessible patient care. Physicians and staff partner with their patients to offer timely access to the most appropriate treatments for their orthopedic conditions.These conditions include joint replacement, pediatrics, sports medicine, hand, foot, scoliosis, arthroscopic and spinal reconstructive surgery. The clinic strives to provide thoughtful, friendly service, and to answer their patients’ questions in straightforward, manageable terms.   Their doctors also go to great lengths to discuss the meanings of test results (and the ensuing medical options) with patients and their families. With this clear, humane approach, the clinic has a reputation for being very conservative and for being a champion of individualized care; in many cases, surgery is the last option.  Ultimately, the Bone and Joint Clinic of Houston makes every effort to help patients return to a normal lifestyle as soon as possible
 
Links and information related to bone and joint issues are listed below.
 
 
Hip Replacement  (American Academy of Orthopedic Surgery)
 
 
 
 
Arthritis (Arthritis Foundation)