Orthopedics

East Orange General Hospital offers orthopedic care in a convenient safe environment. Our orthopedic specialists treat a wide range of conditions that can affect mobility or cause pain and discomfort. Comprehensiveness and convenience are key elements in our approach. Orthopedic conditions can limit your activities and quality of life. Our goal is for you to return to your normal activities and increase mobility as soon as possible.

At East Orange General Hospital, we take an interdisciplinary and comprehensive approach to your care. While at East Orange General Hospital, you will be cared for by a team that oversees your treatment from pre-surgical assessments and education, to surgical procedures to post-operative care and rehabilitation. Our center is led by Medical Director Calvin C. Matthews, MD, a community orthopedic surgeon with over 25 years experience servicing the orthopedic needs of this community.

We offer a wide variety of orthopedic surgery procedures including:

  • Pain Management
  • Hip revision surgery
  • Total hip replacement
  • Partial knee replacement
  • Knee revision surgery
  • Shoulder arthroplasty (total and reverse)
  • Shoulder arthroscopy
  • Knee arthroscopy
  • Ankle arthroscopy
  • Hand surgery
  • Viscosupplementation injections

If your surgeon determines you are eligible to go home after your hospital stay, your surgeon will coordinate your care with other medical professionals. This interdisciplinary approach enables the most effective and individualized treatment of your orthopedic condition.
To learn more or make an appointment, call 973-266-4406