New! Patient Education Center

New! Patient Education Center

New! Patient Education Center

New Patient Education Center Offers Patients In-Depth Info About Treatment & Technology Options

Patient Education CenterShasta Orthopaedics’ surgeons utilize a variety of FDA approved orthopaedic implants offered by reputable and trusted manufacturers. Implants are selected based on what is most appropriate for each patient, and what will ultimately yield the best results.

Smith & Nephew, a well-known manufacturer of medical technology, and a provider of some of the implants used by surgeons of Shasta Orthopaedics, recently provided a series of educational materials designed for patients who are seeking accurate, detailed information about their implants. Those materials are now accessible via our convenient, new Patient Education Center.

Articles and videos are clearly categorized and listed by area of the body.

Knee information includes:

» 30 Year Knee Wear Testing

» Journey II – Total Knee Replacement

» Knee Oxinium Video

» Verilast Knee Technology

» Visionaire Patient Matched Technology

Hip information includes:

» Direct Anterior Approach

» Verilast Hip Technology

While this information is intended as a service to Shasta Orthopaedics’ patients, it’s important to discuss implant options with your doctor before making a decision about what implant will be best for you. If you have additional questions about the technologies and treatments listed in our Patient Education Center or wish to discuss them further with your provider, please contact Shasta Orthopaedics to make an appointment.