Orthopedics

Looking for relief from joint pain?

Thanks to joint aches and pains, many people find that everyday activities like gardening, biking, golfing, and even playing with kids or grandkids may bring more pain than pleasure. If you can relate, we may be able to help. Answer a few questions to see if you should speak with a provider about finding the right treatment to help put the go in your get-up-and-go again.

You can receive high quality orthopedic care - from total joint replacement to minor injuries - close to home. 

Starr Regional Medical Center partners with your orthopedic surgeon to coordinate and manage your care, every step of the way — through screening, observation, surgical intervention, rehabilitation and follow-up. Starr Regional Medical Center – Athens offers a state-of-the-art facility, using the latest technology, for all surgical procedures performed. We take the most minimally invasive approach possible in any procedure, helping you heal and recover faster.

We have an interdisciplinary team of experienced health care professionals – orthopedic surgeons, anesthesiologists, specially-trained nurses, physical and occupational therapists, educators and case managers – dedicated to delivering high-quality patient care and working together to implement treatment plans tailored for each patient’s individualized needs. Our team-approach to your treatment plan ensures continuity of care and a faster, easier recovery for you.

Learn more about our Orthopedic providers

Center for Sports Medicine & Orthopedics
Jason R. Spangler, DO
Michael Veale, MD

Starr Orthopedics & Sports Medicine
Eric P. Clarke, MD

Tennessee Valley Bone & Joint
Rickey Hutcheson, DO
Lee Radford, MD
C. Quinn Osborn, MD