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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Patient's Choice, Ruth Still
Dec, 2018
Physicians: Daniel Sohn, MD

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

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For the Love of the Game , Wil Korbel
Jul, 2018
Physicians: Joseph Farber, MDMukund Shah, MD

I would 100 percent recommend Dr. Farber to any athlete.

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Back in the Saddle, Kirsten VanderBurg
Jun, 2018
Physicians: Daniel Sohn, MD

Preparation for surgery was so thorough. Everyone put things in layman’s terms without talking down to me.

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Consult, Surgery, and Rehabilitation – All Within Five Miles of Home , Peter Toth
Jan, 2018
Physicians: Jeffrey Postma, DO

Dr. Postma was understanding of my situation and was willing to work with me.

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100 Pairs and Counting , Gyl Kasewurm
Feb, 2017
Physicians: Kenneth Edwards, MD

Life is simply too short to live with pain that can be fixed relatively easily.

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A New Spin on Hip Replacements, Beth Siebenmark
Feb, 2017
Physicians: Kenneth Edwards, MD

The pain didn’t seem to be coming from anywhere, and it didn’t seem to be getting better.

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A Dynamic Duo, Larry Willey
Jan, 2017
Physicians: Shannon Logsdon, PT; Sarah Frantz, PTA

They pushed me just the right amount to get me to where I needed to be.

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A 16th Birthday That Won't Soon Be Forgotten , Anthony Damico
Jan, 2017
Physicians: Kenneth Edwards, MD

As soon as Dr. Edwards heard the amount of pain Anthony was experiencing, he requested to see him right away.

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Nothing Short of a Miracle , Rahel Schafer
Sep, 2016
Physicians: Justin Sybesma, MDSamuel Durham, MD

The care she received was very thorough and her physicians were honest with us about what was going on.

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A Second Family, Carol Draper
Jul, 2016
Physicians: Daniel Sohn, MD

All of the staff at Pine Ridge are so kind and really made me feel at home

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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

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Total Joint Replacement: New Techniques and Best Practices

Learn the latest advances in joint replacements and how our orthopedic surgeons are providing higher quality outcomes.

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.

Check-Up: Preventing Common Sports Injuries (Kenneth Edwards, MD, FACS)

Kenneth Edwards provides tips to prevent injuries while playing sports and discusses the role an orthopedic surgeon plays in helping athletes return to full strength.

Check-Up: Recovery After Hip Surgery (Nicholas Loafman, DO)

Nicholas Loafman, DO, outlines the recovery time for patients who have undergone hip replacement surgery.

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