From initial consultation to rehabilitation, our Orthopedic specialists deliver high quality orthopedic services to adult and pediatric orthopedic patients.
The Dameron Hospital Orthopedic Program offers comprehensive care from a multidisciplinary team of orthopedic surgeons, nurses, physical therapists, occupational therapists, social workers, care coordinators, and discharge planners.
In 2002, in response to a substantial increase in the number of orthopedic patients admitted at Dameron Hospital 2nd East became the orthopedic/medical surgical floor. Today, Dameron's surgical teams performs more than 650 hip, knee, shoulder joint replacement surgeries.
Orthopedic services for adult and pediatric patients include:
- pre-operative education class
- advance planning for discharge care
- onsite evaluation
Through our Total Joint Venture program, Dameron Hospital also offers a twice-monthly pre-surgery class for those facing elective total joint surgery. The class offers detailed information regarding surgery procedures, nursing care (pre-operative, intraoperative, and post-operative), physical therapy expectations and occupational therapy care, expectations, and goals.
Click here for 2013 schedule of classes.
For further information, please call Dameron Hospital at (209) 944-5550.
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Dameron Hospital Association
525 West Acacia Street, Stockton, CA 95203 Tel: 209.944.5550