Our orthopedics and sports medicine physicians are devoted to the diagnosis, management, rehabilitation and prevention of injuries and diseases of the musculoskeletal system. This system includes your bones, joints, ligaments, tendons, muscles and nerves that allow you to move, work and be active.
Who We Treat
If you aren’t a serious athlete, don’t let the term “sports medicine” deter you. Our sports medicine and orthopedic physicians treat athletes and non-athletes alike. “What I love about orthopedics and sports medicine is the patients and the variety of care we can provide,” says Dr. Ritter. “Orthopedic patients tend to be extremely motivated to regain their quality of life. People who are dealing with an injury or chronic condition that hinders their ability to move and do the things they love want something better in life. That enthusiasm is inspiring.”
Before seeking treatment, individuals with musculoskeletal problems may experience any number of symptoms including pain, discomfort, soreness, cramps, spasms, stiffness, loss of motion and weakness. Our sports medicine team helps to properly diagnosis and manage the issue through a comprehensive physical examination, personal consultation and diagnostic imaging. Depending on a patient’s plan for treatment, they work alongside our orthopedics surgeons, in addition to physical and occupational therapists and more, to provide a full continuum of care helping to safely heal and prevent further injury.
Considering Joint Replacement Surgery?
For more information about orthopedic surgery, or if you would like to meet our surgeons in person, consider attending a free talk. Throughout the year, our award-winning team hosts informative talks around the community to provide more information about our procedures and approach, as well as answer any questions you may have about joint replacement surgery.
All events are open to the public but registration is required and space is limited. Please complete this Orthopedic Talks Form to attend, and select which talk/topic you would like to attend. We look forward to see you there!
Why Choose Hendricks Regional Health Medical Group?
Our providers are part of a community health system nationally recognized in healthcare quality, safety and patient experience. As part of our commitment to you – our patients – Hendricks Regional Health uses Epic electronic health record system. Epic streamlines your care by bringing all of your information into one single, secure health record accessible by your medical team. It also reduces the paperwork you need to fill out when visiting one of our locations, and provides 24/7 access to your health information through the MyChart patient portal.
Stay Connected with MyChart
Our patients have access to a free, secure patient portal called MyChart. Whether you’re at home, work, or traveling, you can view test results, communicate securely with your healthcare provider, request refills, manage your billing account and access your family’s medical information. Register at your doctor’s office or by visiting MYCHART.HENDRICKS.ORG. Once registered, be sure to download the free MyChart® app on the Apple® App Store℠ or Google Play™. If you have questions, check out our FAQs or contact (317) 456-9060.
It’s important to know that MyChart is replacing the eClinicalWorks portal and brings new features to help you manage your health. The eClinicalWorks portal will be available until December 31, 2018.