Our specialty-trained orthopedic trauma doctors at BoulderCentre for Orthopedics & Spine are the area's distinguished experts in the diagnosis and treatment of patients' traumatic injuries.
Orthopedic trauma is a medical specialty focused on fixing musculoskeletal issues after a traumatic event. When patients experience a traumatic incident, such as a car accident or bad fall, it most commonly results in a fracture or broken bone. These injuries require quick evaluation, so it is imperative to seek medical treatment from an experienced doctor right away to avoid further injury or complication.
Know When It's Time to See an Orthopedic Trauma Doctor Near You
You should seek medical attention from a trauma doctor right away if you notice any of the following symptoms:
- Affected joint is deformed
- Discoloration around affected joint or area
- Severe bruising or swelling
- Pain when bearing weight
- Pain when moving
These symptoms may be an indication of a more serious issue like the following, which our trauma doctors can diagnose and treat:
- Broken bones
- Fractures (malunions and nonunions)
- Ligament tears
- Traumatic sports injuries
Our orthopedic trauma doctors understand that a traumatic injury can dramatically affect your life. To consult with one of our doctors about your care, you can request an appointment online or call 303.449.2730 for an appointment. We have locations in Boulder and Lafayette.
Get Your Life Back in Motion With BoulderCentre for Orthopedics & Spine
When it comes to choosing the right doctor to treat your injury or condition, there are a number of factors that you should take into consideration, including their professional training and level of expertise.
Our board-certified orthopedic specialists at BoulderCentre for Orthopedics & Spine, Dirk W. Dolbeare, MD, Lorri J. Fulkerson, MD, William C. Kramer, MD, Robert H. Leland, MD, Daniel Master, MD, Stephen D. Paul, MD, Khemarin Seng, MD, and Lynn A. Voss, MD, have completed specialty training specifically in trauma. Our doctors have the advanced skills, knowledge, and expertise needed in order to diagnose and treat your traumatic injury individually to your specific needs and develop a treatment plan this is unique to you.
Our trauma surgeons specialize in performing a variety of surgical procedures, which include:
- Cartilage replacement
- Complex foot and ankle injuries
- Deformity correction surgery
- Fracture repair
- Reconstructive surgery
In addition to providing state-of-the-art surgical care for your orthopedic injury, our trauma surgeons also work closely with our physical therapy staff, taking a team approach in your recovery with the goal of getting you back to your healthy, active lifestyle.
To consult with one of our BoulderCentre for Orthopedics & Spine trauma surgeons about your injury or condition and the available treatment options, please request an appointment online or call 303.449.2730.