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Seton Medical Center

 

 Seton Medical Center

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With our expert care, you can find hope, along with healing that reduces pain and improves your range of motion, so you can get back to enjoying the activities that matter most.

Expert Orthopedic Care at Seton Medical Center

Seton Medical Center is recognized throughout Northern California as a destination center for effective, personalized orthopedic care. We offer a complete range of orthopedic services. Our specialists are known for their expert, holistic approach to pain management and patient care.

At our center, you will find:

  • Comprehensive care: We offer a full range of orthopedic services, including:
  • Orthopedic expertise: Our entire care team, including our physicians, surgeons, nurses and radiologists, have specialized orthopedic training. This specialization means they understand the unique needs of patients who are experiencing chronic or acute orthopedic and joint problems.
  • Individualized attention: Our highly skilled team will work with you to create a personalized treatment plan. Our Orthopedic Outpatient Center has a dedicated nurse coordinator to provide patient education for you and your family.
  • Advanced pain management: We use innovative techniques to help you manage your pain related to orthopedic injuries or treatment, such as nerve blocks, localized treatment, injections and epidurals. Learn more about pain management.

Orthopedic Conditions We Treat

We offer comprehensive orthopedic services to diagnose and treat you from head to toe. Our orthopedic experts specialize in nonsurgical and surgical treatment options for the full range of orthopedic conditions.

Conditions we treat include:

  • ACL injury: Tearing or overstretching of the anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) in the knee
  • Arthritis: Inflammation that may cause pain or stiffness in the joint
  • Carpal tunnel syndrome: Compression in a nerve in the wrist that may cause pain or numbness
  • Herniated disk: Also called a slipped disk, this occurs when a spinal disk pushes through the vertebrae, sometimes causing nerve pain or numbness
  • Joint disorders: Injuries or disease that damage a joint
  • Meniscus tear: Tearing of the tissues in the knee
  • Rotator cuff tear: Tearing in the tissues that connect the shoulder muscles to bones
  • Shoulder dislocation: Injury that causes that the upper arm bone to detach from the shoulder blade
  • Spinal stenosis: Narrowing of the spinal canal that may cause pain, numbness or muscle weakness (Learn more about spine care.)
  • Stress fractures: Small crack in a bone, typically from repeated use
  • Tennis elbow: Inflammation and soreness in the tendons of the elbow

Contact Us

Orthopedic Outpatient Center

1850 Sullivan Avenue, Suite 150
Daly City, CA 94015

Surgical Services

Seton Medical Center, 1st Floor
1900 Sullivan Avenue
Daly City, CA 94015

If you have a joint injury or disease that requires joint replacement, our highly qualified orthopedic surgeons are here to provide you with the expert care you need to get back to your normal, daily activities.

At Seton Medical Center, our surgeons work with skilled nurses, pain management specialists and physical therapists to provide patients with personalized care. From pre-op testing to pain management to rehabilitation services, we tailor your treatment plan to meet your unique needs.

When you come to our center, you will find:

  • Surgical expertise: We specialize in treating patients with knee, hip and shoulder injuries using minimally invasive procedures as well as surgery. When open surgery is necessary, our surgeons have the experience and expertise to provide you with the most effective outcome.
  • Experience performing all types of joint replacement surgeries: Our orthopedic surgeons have extensive experience performing partial and total joint replacements for knees and hips.
  • Advanced pain management: We use innovative techniques to help you manage your pain before, during and after joint replacement surgery. The pain management techniques we use include epidurals and nerve blocks. Learn more about pain management.
  • Physical therapy: We offer comprehensive inpatient rehabilitation services to help regain strength and improve mobility.

Joint Replacement Surgery

Our orthopedic surgeons use advanced imaging tests and thorough evaluation to recommend treatment options that meet your needs. If your surgeon suggests a joint replacement, we will work with you to determine whether a total or partial replacement is necessary. Whenever possible, we use minimally invasive surgical procedures to provide effective treatment with less pain and a faster recovery.

We are experts in performing all types of joint replacement surgeries, including:

  • Total or partial knee replacement: Our surgeons remove part or all of a diseased or injured knee joint, replacing the damaged parts with an artificial implant. Conditions that may require a knee replacement include osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, psoriatic arthritis or sports injuries.
  • Total or partial hip replacement: With this surgical procedure, we will remove either part of or the entire hip joint, depending on the severity of a patient’s condition, and replace it with an artificial joint part.

Use our Physician Search to find an expert orthopedic surgeon that is right for you and your needs.

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Seton Orthopedic Care

Seton Medical Center
1850 Sullivan Ave., Suite 150
Daly City, CA 94015

Spine Care and Back Pain Relief at Seton Medical Center

At Seton Medical Center, we understand the emotional and physical toll of chronic back pain. We expertly treat all types of spine problems and back pain, from the most common to the complex. We help you get back to enjoying your life.

At our center, you will find:

  • Expert diagnosis: Our radiologists have specialized expertise in diagnosing orthopedic conditions. They use the latest methods including diagnostic injection techniques to determine the cause of your back pain.
  • Personalized treatment plans: We consider your specific condition, overall health and personal preferences when tailoring a treatment plan.
  • Advanced pain management: We use innovative techniques to help you manage your pain, such as nerve blocks and epidurals. Learn more about pain management.
  • Collaborative care: We believe your healthcare experience is a partnership between you and your team. We develop relationships with our patients based on trust and open communication.
  • Commitment to research: Our team stays up-to-date on the latest pain management and treatment options. This means you have access to the most innovative treatment methods available.

Spine Conditions We Treat

Our expert physicians offer comprehensive, effective care for spine disorders and back pain. Together, their goal is to help restore your spine and back health by treating your condition and helping you regain your strength and mobility.

Conditions we treat include:

  • Neck and back pain
  • Herniated discs
  • Stenosis
  • Degenerative discs
  • Osteoporosis
  • Spinal fractures and deformities

Advanced Treatments for Spine Disorders and Back Pain

At Seton, we use the latest treatment approaches to provide you with the advanced, effective care you need. Our doctors specialize in a wide variety of treatment options including minimally invasive surgery resulting in fewer incisions, less pain and a faster recovery.

Meet the Team

Our team of spine professionals is regarded as among the most respected and most skilled in the Bay Area. Our advanced orthopedic training and years of experience allow us to provide you with the best spine care available.

We believe in a multidisciplinary approach. This means we encourage collaboration and open lines of communication between our orthopedic spine experts from various backgrounds.

Our care team includes:

  • Physicians
  • Orthopedic surgeons
  • Orthopedic nurses
  • Neurosurgeons
  • Physical therapists

Pain Management at Seton Medical Center

If you are experiencing chronic pain caused by an orthopedic condition, our pain management specialists are here to help relieve your discomfort. At Seton Medical Center, our pain management specialists provide expert care to relieve your pain and improve your recovery.

We specialize in using a variety of pain management methods to control pain and minimize side effects, including nerve blocks and epidurals. Our specialists design your pain management plan to meet your individual health needs and personal preferences.

Pain Management Techniques

We treat a wide variety of orthopedic conditions, such as arthritis, joint injuries and back pain, with advanced, effective pain management techniques, including:

  • Epidural: An epidural may be used during surgery as a supplement to anesthesia or outside of surgery to control pain. A pain management specialist will inject a drug into the epidural space of the spine, blocking the nerve messages sent from your brain to the surgical site.
  • Nerve block: With a nerve block injection, your doctor will inject a numbing medicine into the area around a nerve, causing numbness and pain relief.

Contact Us

Seton Medical Center

1900 Sullivan Avenue
Daly City, CA 94015