Our Orthopedic Patients Say It Best

Your friends and neighbors from throughout southwest Michigan and beyond share their experiences at Spectrum Health Lakeland. Do you have a story to share? Click on the "What's Your Story" button and complete the form. 
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A Phenomenal Feeling

Bill Chickering

Physicians:

Kenneth Edwards, MD
Mar, 2020
My hip is 100%.

A Risk Worth Taking

Bonnie Gast
Dec, 2019
Watervliet is my number one hospital.

Begin with the End in Mind

Caren Rossow

Physicians:

Kenneth Edwards, MD
Nov, 2019
I only wish I had the surgery sooner.

Nothing to Be Scared Of

Tom Norbey

Physicians:

Justin Sybesma, MD
Nov, 2019
Surgery was one of the easiest things.

A Humbling Experience

Connie Harmacinski

Physicians:

Nicholas Loafman, DO
Aug, 2019
This was the easiest thing I’ve ever done.

Double the Pain, Double the Gain

David Burns

Physicians:

Daniel Sohn, MD
Aug, 2019
It was the best decision I could have made.

Four Surgeries in Four Years

John Hoffman

Physicians:

Daniel Sohn, MD
Aug, 2019
I would recommend Dr. Sohn to anyone.

Patient's Choice

Ruth Still

Physicians:

Daniel Sohn, MD
Dec, 2018
Dr. Sohn gave me options, so I was able to choose what was best for me.

For the Love of the Game

Wil Korbel
Jul, 2018
I would 100 percent recommend Dr. Farber to any athlete.

Back in the Saddle

Kirsten VanderBurg

Physicians:

Daniel Sohn, MD
Jun, 2018
Preparation for surgery was so thorough. Everyone put things in layman’s terms without talking down to me.
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Orthopedic Surgery: Caren Rossow "Begin with the End in Mind"

After years of wear and tear on her body, Caren Rossow was knee-deep in pain. Since undergoing a bi-lateral knee replacement Caren is back living life the fullest.

Orthopedic Surgery: John Hoffman “Four Surgeries in Four Years”

Over the course of four years he experienced limited function in both of his knees and shoulders.

My Aching Shoulder: Common Problems and Treatments (Jeffrey Postma, DO)

Listen to orthopedic surgeon Jeffrey Postma, DO, as he discusses how to keep shoulders pain-free by understanding common conditions, avoiding injuries, and the latest treatments.

Number One in the State for Orthopedic Care - Spectrum Health Lakeland

Spectrum Health Lakeland is proud to be named number one in the state for orthopedic care.

Total Joint Replacement: New Techniques and Best Practices

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Physician Video Profile: Joel Bez, DO (Pain Management)

Dr. Joel Bez is a pain management physician with Southern Michigan Pain Consultants in St. Joseph, MI.

Check-Up: Treating Pain Without Medication (Joel Bez, DO)

Joel Bez, DO, discusses the various ways a pain clinic can help with chronic pain, outside of prescribing medication.

Flat Feet? Lift Your Sole (James Maskill, DPM)

Learn about the various treatment options for flat feet including stretching tips, physical therapy, orthotics, surgical options, and more.

Find Relief From Bunions (Michael Maskill, DPM)

Learn the various ways bunions can be treated.

Check-Up: New Advances in Hip Replacements (Kenneth Edwards, MD, FACS)

Orthopedic surgeon, Kenneth Edwards, discusses how advances in technology have made diagnosing and treating hip pain easier for both the patient and surgeon.

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