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Michael Joseph Latteier MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
37100 N Gantzel Road, Suite 107; San Tan Valley
Maricopa, AZ

Dr. Michael Latteier specializes in orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine. After completing medical school at Wayne State University School of Medicine and the University of Southern California (USC), Keck School of Medicine, he performed his residency at Detroit Medical Center/Wayne State University. In his practice, he is particularly interested in partial knee replacement. Dr. Latteier is in-network for the University Physicians Healthcare Group and Medicare insurance. Awards and/or distinctions he has received include Fellow, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons; Army Commendation Medal; and NATO Medal. Dr. Latteier (or staff) speaks the following foreign languages: Spanish and Portuguese. He is affiliated with Banner Health. Dr. Latteier welcomes new patients.

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Clinical interests: Hip and knee pain and arthritis, joint replacement of the hip and knee, including less invasive ... (Read more)

Dr. John Hunt Udall MD
Specializes in Pediatric General Surgery, Podiatry (Foot & Ankle Medicine), Pediatric Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Pediatric Sports Medicine
37100 N Gantzel Road, Suite 107; San Tan Valley
Maricopa, AZ

Dr. John Udall is a pediatric orthopedics/orthopedic surgery, podiatry (foot & ankle medicine), and pediatric sports medicine specialist. Patients rated him highly, giving him an average of 4.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Udall's areas of expertise consist of general orthopedics and trauma. His professional affiliations include Shea Medical Center and Banner Desert Medical Center. He takes the University Physicians Healthcare Group and Medicare insurance. He attended Louisiana State University School of Medicine in New Orleans and then went on to complete his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of California, Irvine. Dr. Udall has received the following distinction: Kennedy Center Award for best anthropology research at Brigham Young University.

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Clinical interests: general pediatric orthopedics and trauma, Pediatric and adult sports medicine including ... (Read more)

Jason Kent Ferrari MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
21772 S Ellsworth Loop Road; Queen Creek
Maricopa, AZ

Dr. Jason Ferrari specializes in orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine and practices in Maricopa, AZ and San Tan Valley, AZ. He attended the University of Calgary Faculty of Medicine and then went on to complete his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Saskatchewan and a hospital affiliated with the University of Manitoba. Dr. Ferrari accepts the University Physicians Healthcare Group and Medicare insurance. He has received the following distinction: Fellow, Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada.

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Clinical interests: Sports related injuries to the knee and shoulder including arthroscopic surgery and reconstruction, ... (Read more)

Dr. David Berg Nilsen DO
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
21772 S Ellsworth Loop Road; Queen Creek
Maricopa, AZ

Dr. David Nilsen is a physician who specializes in orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine. His areas of expertise consist of arthroscopic surgery, hip reconstruction, and knee reconstruction. He is in-network for the University Physicians Healthcare Group and Medicare insurance. After attending Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine for medical school, Dr. Nilsen completed his residency training at Millcreek Community Hospital and a hospital affiliated with Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine. Dr. Nilsen speaks German. He is affiliated with Banner Health. New patients are welcome to contact his office for an appointment.

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Clinical interests: Arthroscopic Surgery, Adult Knee and Hip Reconstruction, Arthritis, bone and joint injuries and ... (Read more)

Dr. John Howey Crothers MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
37100 N Gantzel Road, Suite 107; San Tan Valley
Maricopa, AZ

Dr. John Crothers works as an orthopedist and sports medicine specialist. Dr. Crothers is a graduate of Vanderbilt University School of Medicine. For his residency, Dr. Crothers trained at Maricopa Medical Center. In his practice, Dr. Crothers focuses on general orthopedics. Patients gave him an average rating of 3.5 stars out of 5. He takes the University Physicians Healthcare Group insurance. Dr. Crothers is professionally affiliated with Banner Desert Medical Center.

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Clinical interests: General orthopedics, sports medicine

Dr. David G Van De Wyngaerde (VanDe Wyngaerde) MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
37000 N. Gantzel Road
Queen Creek, AZ
(480) 394-4480

Dr. David Vande Wyngaerde is an orthopedics/orthopedic surgery specialist. Dr. Vande Wyngaerde is professionally affiliated with Banner Health. He attended medical school at the University of Arizona College of Medicine. For his residency, Dr. Vande Wyngaerde trained at Maricopa Medical Center. Dr. Vande Wyngaerde's average rating from his patients is 5.0 stars out of 5. He is in-network for Medicare insurance. He has an open panel.

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What is Orthopedic Surgery?

Orthopedic surgeons, sometimes just called orthopedists, are surgical doctors of the musculoskeletal system. They work to keep your body active and in motion by treating problems with your bones, joints, tendons and muscles. The most frequently treated disorder seen by orthopedic surgeons is osteoarthritis, a common “wear-and-tear” problem where the cartilage that cushions the ends of the bones wears down, causing friction and pain. Orthopedic surgeons might also see patients for bone and joint deformities, amputation, infections of the bone and joint, overuse injuries, or nerve compression.

Orthopedic surgeons can order tests such as blood work and x-rays to get a clearer picture of the issue. Depending on the illness or injury, more than one different form of treatment may be used. Treatment may include:
  • Surgery, such as fusing bones together to increase stability, or replacing a joint
  • Medication, such as pain medication or steroids to promote healing
  • Casts, splints, or orthotics (devices such as braces or shoe inserts to support the body)
  • Physical therapy, a kind of treatment using exercise, stretching, heat, and massage to heal the body
  • Exercise, stretching, movement, and use of the affected part

Orthopedic surgeons also work to prevent injuries and slow the progression of disease in their patients. They educate patients on ways to prevent future injuries, and they treat illness in order to prevent further damage to bones or joints that may be affected by disease. The goal of an orthopedic surgeon is to help their patients restore movement and regain an active life.
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