Orthopedic Conditions We Treat

Provider with patientThe multidisciplinary, comprehensive orthopedics and sports medicine team at Skagit Regional Health has the experience and expertise to diagnose, treat and help patients recover from the full range of orthopedic conditions, including sports injuries. We treat both children and adults with more routine or the most complex orthopedic issues. Our team includes board-certified and fellowship-trained orthopedic specialists, orthopedic surgeons, physical therapists sports medicine specialists who will help you return to a more active life.

From diagnosis through rehabilitation, we work with patients to manage acute and ongoing care for the full range of orthopedic conditions, including:

  • Arthritis
  • Back and neck pain
  • Bone fractures
  • Elbow pain and problems
  • Foot and ankle pain and injuries
  • Hand pain and injuries
  • Hip pain and injuries
  • Inflammatory arthritis
  • Knee pain and injuries
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Post-traumatic arthritis
  • Psoriatic arthritis
  • Rheumatoid arthritis
  • Shoulder and elbow pain and injuries
  • Sports-related injuries
  • Sprains, including stretched or torn ligaments
  • Strains, including stretched or torn muscles or tendons

Specialized Care

In addition to general orthopedic medicine, our orthopedic, sports medicine and spine care specialists have additional sub-specialty training and specialization to offer individualized surgical and nonsurgical care options for our patients with any musculoskeletal condition, including:

Foot & Ankle

  • Arthritis
  • Achilles tendonitis
  • Achilles tendon tear/strain
  • Achilles tendinitis
  • Ankle fractures
  • Ankle impingement
  • Ankle injury
  • Ankle instability
  • Ankle sprain/strain
  • Ankle surgery
  • Athletic conditions, including turf toe, dance, running injuries, tendinitis, and stress fractures
  • Bunions
  • Cartilage injuries to the ankle, including osteochondral lesions
  • Cavus foot, or high arch
  • Chronic lateral ankle pain
  • Clubfoot
  • Flat foot not responsive to inserts
  • Foot pain
  • Fractures of the heel, or calcaneus
  • Fractures of the foot (talus, cuboid, navicular, cuneiforms, metatarsals)
  • Hallux , or stiff big toe
  • Hammertoe
  • Heel pain
  • Heel spur
  • Plantar fasciitis
  • Progressive flatfoot, or posterior tibial tendon dysfunction
  • Recurrent ankle instability
  • Sprained ankle
  • Turf Toe

Dr. Dang looking at patient's wristForearm and Elbow

  • Compartment syndrome
  • Elbow arthritis
  • Elbow fractures
  • Elbow pain/strain/sprain
  • Little Leaguer’s elbow
  • Medial epicondylitis
  • Radial nerve compression
  • Tennis elbow
  • Ulnar neuropathy at
  • Collateral ligament tear ( john)

Hand and Upper Extremity

  • Arthritis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome (CTS)
  • Fractures
  • Ganglion cyst
  • Hand fracture
  • Ligament injuries
  • Nerve and/or tendon injury
  • Psoriatic arthritis
  • Thumb arthritis
  • Triangular fibrocartilage complex (TFCC) tears
  • Trigger finger
  • Ulnar nerve entrapment (Cubital tunnel syndrome)


  • Bursitis
  • Femoroacetabular impingement (FAI)
  • Hip arthritis
  • Hip cysts
  • Hip dysplasia
  • Hip dislocation
  • Hip fracture
  • Hip impingement
  • Hip strain/sprain
  • Labral
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Rheumatoid arthritis


  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Injury or tear
  • Arthritis
  • Jumper’s knee
  • Knee dislocation
  • Knock knee deformity
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) injuries of the knee
  • Meniscus tears
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Patella injury
  • Patella tendon rupture
  • Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Injury
  • Rheumatoid arthritis
  • Runner’s knee, or Chondromalacia
  • Tendonitis

Shoulder & Elbow

  • Arthritis (shoulder/elbow)
  • Bankart tears
  • Bicep labral tears and impingement
  • Bursitis
  • Clavicle collarbone fractures
  • Dislocated shoulder
  • Fractures (shoulder, scapula, acromion, clavicle, tuberosity)
  • Frozen shoulder, or Adhesive capsulitis
  • Golfer’s Elbow, or Medial epicondylitis
  • Little Leaguer’s shoulder
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) injuries of the elbow
  • Rotator cuff tears
  • Shoulder dislocation
  • Shoulder impingement (Bursitis and tendonitis)
  • Shoulder Instability (Subluxation and dislocation)
  • Shoulder separation
  • SLAP Tear (Superior labrum anterior and posterior)
  • Swimmer’s shoulder
  • Tendinitis
  • Tennis Elbow, or Lateral epicondylitis
  • Ulnar Collateral Ligament (UCL) reconstruction/Tommy John surgery

Lower Extremity

  • Leg fracture
  • Leg strain
  • Sciatica
  • Shin splints

For More Information about Orthopedic and Sports Medicine Care at Skagit Regional Health

If you have joint pain or issues with mobility due to a possible orthopedic condition, please contact one of our team members at any of our Skagit Regional Health locations.