Health Beat - Winter 2017 - 9


ecognizing a growing need for quality
orthopedic care,
Salina Regional
Health Center has opened a
new orthopedic clinic. Salina
Regional Orthopedic Clinic
is led by Christopher Blair,
D.O., one of the region's premier orthopedic surgeons.
The new orthopedic clinic Christopher Blair, D.O.
Orthopedic Surgeon
makes care easy and accessible for everyone-from a
child with a broken arm to an adult needing a total
hip replacement. All aspects of a patient's care are
performed right here, close to home. An athletic
trainer is also on staff to serve patients at the
clinic as well as student-athletes.
Salina Regional Orthopedic Clinic is a comprehensive, multidisciplinary orthopedic team
and practice-providing excellent services from
emergency room care and follow-up, diagnosis
and treatment, post-operative care and rehab,
and physical therapy and sports medicine.
At the orthopedic clinic, patients are fully
educated about their conditions and treatment
options. The more people know, the more invested
they'll be in their rehabilitation. Salina Regional
Orthopedic Clinic is part of Salina Regional Health
Center. That means patients enjoy the full benefits
of the region's most advanced surgical equipment
and technology, along with therapeutic and educational resources. 1

Register for
Joint Academy
Joint Academy is a free class made for those
who have scheduled joint replacement surgery
or are thinking about it. The class, presented by
the orthopedic care team, teaches participants
about living a more active life after joint
replacement surgery.
Attendees can meet the orthopedic care
team before their surgery and ask questions.
Joint Academy is offered monthly at
Salina Regional Health Center, 400 S. Santa
Fe. Call Salina Regional Orthopedic Clinic at
785-452-7366 to sign up. Registration is required.

Tiffany Goetz, R.N., and Makayla McPhail, R.N., work
with patients in the Joint Camp area. Joint Camp is for
orthopedic patients who are in the hospital recovering
from surgery.
Christopher Blair, D.O.,
performs surgery at
Salina Regional Health
Center using some of the
most advanced surgical
equipment and technology.

Eric Jusko,
athletic trainer,
works with
patients and area
athletes on and
off the fi eld.

Orthopedic Services
Salina Regional Orthopedic Clinic is the new authority in
orthopedic care in north central Kansas. Christopher Blair,
D.O., a preeminent surgeon, along with his staff, offers a
wide range of orthopedic services and experts in one convenient location.

DHip and knee procedures
DFracture care, surgical

DCarpal tunnel
DTrigger finger
and nonsurgical
DEmergent and trauma care DSports medicine
DGeneral orthopedics


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