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Find the Orthopaedic or Sports Care Physician That’s Right for You

The physicians of the ProMedica Orthopaedic Institute deliver the care you deserve while leading teams of other health care professionals. Our physicians bring experience and expertise to diagnosis and treat your particular bone, joint or muscular condition. These physicians perform their services in one of two broad categories: sports medicine and orthopaedic surgery.

Sports Medicine

ProMedica Orthopaedic Institute employs primary care physicians with sports medicine expertise, and they use this knowledge in their everyday practice. Sports Care physicians also provide on-field injury evaluation and diagnosis, referrals for surgery (when appropriate) and care management during rehabilitation and sport-specific performance training.

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Orthopaedic Surgery

If you suffer from bone, joint or muscle pain that cannot be treated by therapy alone, you can trust the skills of ProMedica’s orthopaedic surgeons. Trained in the latest orthopaedic procedures, they will treat the cause of your and help you return to your active lifestyle.

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Why Orthopaedics? ProMedica Physicians Share the Stories of Their Careers

ProMedica Physicians is a network of more than 450 physicians and advanced practice providers. Our network is the region’s most complete, with connections to leading hospitals and a wide spectrum of health services. We’re all working together to improve your health and well-being. Meet some of our orthopaedic physicians and find out why they pursued this area of medicine:

Karl Beer, MD

Dr. Beer is an orthopaedic surgeon with ProMedica Physicians. Why does he like his specialty? "Well, I've always liked to fix things. If something is broken or not working correctly, I like to repair it."

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Gregory Georgiadis, MD

Dr. Georgiadis is an orthopaedic surgeon with ProMedica Physicians. He values the immediacy of the feedback that comes with orthopaedic patients. He adds, "I think it's really the best job in medicine, so that's why I chose it."

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Joseph Assenmacher, MD

Dr. Assenmacher is an orthopaedic surgeon with ProMedica Physicians. He explains his care philosophy: "I like to treat all my patients as if they were a family memeber-- and I think we as physicians and orthopaedists have a duty to our patients to provide care that we would want for our mother, or father, or our sibling."

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Bones, Joints and Muscles Toolkit

Use the tools below to learn more about how to take care of your bones, joints and muscles.

Patient Stories

We all have a story about what we live to do, but for some, joint pain can make those activities nearly impossible. Tasks that used to be simple, such as running the vacuum, getting in and out of the car or even sleeping at night, can become unbearable. If you’re experiencing these same issues, you’re not alone..

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Wildwood is a modern, comfortable fitness center where members exercise, play and connect with each other. Members have access to state-of-the-art fitness equipment and expert coaching, plus a wide range of group exercise programs, team activities and regular social events.

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Why Does Your Knee Hurt?

Knee pain: it can stop you from playing a sport you love, taking the stairs or enjoying an evening walk. What causes it? What treatments are available? Seeking help from a medical professional can help you regain health and mobility. We asked Joseph A Assenmacher, MD, an orthopaedic surgeon with ProMedica Physicians.

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