Orthopedics is a branch of medicine that deals with the diagnosis and treatment of musculoskeletal system disorders. This includes bones, joints, muscles, tendons, and ligaments. Orthopedists use both surgical and nonsurgical means to treat their patients.
As an established orthopedic surgeon in Santa Barbara, I regularly see patients for arthritis, fractures, and sprains.
Below are some of the common orthopedic conditions that I treat: