Orthopedics & Sports Medicine
Innovative orthopedic care with small joint arthroscopy
At Goshen Physicians Orthopedics & Sports Medicine, we use advanced surgical technologies to offer small joint arthroscopy in Goshen, IN. Small joint arthroscopy is a type of arthroscopic surgery that accurately diagnoses orthopedic conditions of the small joints, including the foot and ankle. With the help of an arthroscope, our expert surgeons use only a small incision to treat inflammation, joint infections and arthritis.
We use the latest advancements in surgery to offer you a quicker recovery time so you get back to doing the things you love sooner. If you want to know if you’re a good candidate for small joint arthroscopy, call (574) 534-2548 for an appointment.
Ankle arthroscopy at Goshen Physicians Orthopedics & Sports Medicine
Arthritis, inflammation and fractures can cause debilitating ankle pain and lead to limited mobility in your foot. Small joint arthroscopy can find the root cause of the problem and improve the function of your ankle.
We also use small joint arthroscopy to treat complications from:
With a dedicated lower extremity trauma specialist, we have the right tools to treat acute foot and ankle conditions.
What to expect
Small joint arthroscopy is an outpatient, same-day procedure, meaning you may able to go home within just a few hours. After receiving a mild sedative, your surgeon will examine your ankle or foot to make a precise diagnosis. How long your surgery lasts depends on what your surgeon finds and what needs to be treated.
Life after small joint arthroscopy
Most cases of small joint arthroscopy are successful. Within a few days after surgery, you should be able to return to your favorite activities and sports. Your provider will let you know when it’s safe to resume normal activity.
To help you recover quicker, you may need a splint, crutches or other supportive devices. Orthopedic physical therapy through Goshen Rehabilitation can help you strengthen your joint and prevent future problems.
Call (574) 534-2548 to make an appointment with one of our providers.
Goshen Physicians Orthopedics & Sports Medicine offers minimally invasive foot and ankle arthroscopy in Goshen, IN.