Maximizing function
to maximize your lifestyle.

See our Spine Specialists.

Keeping you
moving forward.

Orthotics Department

A continuum of care,
to keep you on track.

See our Sports Medicine Specialists.

Reaching your potential
under one roof.

On-Site Physical Therapy

A Center of Excellence, Centered on You.

Welcome to Great Lakes Orthopaedic Center, the region’s top resource for orthopaedic care. Located in the heart of Northern Michigan, our depth of surgical specialties allows us to offer comprehensive care on a world-class level. With board-certified surgeons and a highly trained team, we continue to research and advance our leading practice for the benefit of our patients.

To maximize results for each individual, we rely on a continuum of care within GLOC. Our on-site Physical Therapy and Orthotics departments work closely with our surgeons and physicians to assess and treat patients before and after surgeries. Having a complete team of specialists involved in your recovery means quicker results — saving time and money and hassle. At GLOC, we’re focused on helping you manage your health by educating you and aligning your goals with our knowledge.

We are a leader in the health care community and take pride in seeing our patients regain their maximum amount of lifestyle. You truly deserve the best care and, thankfully, it’s right here in Traverse City. Go forward, Go GLOC.


Dr. Kerr specializes in sports medicine, arthroscopic surgery of the shoulder, knee and hip, ACL reconstruction and more.

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Latest News

FREE Joint Replacement Seminar with Dr. Wiersema on April 18, 2017 (Munson)

Join our very own Dr. Brent Wiersema as he presents “What’s New in Joint Replacement,” a FREE seminar being held on Tuesday, April 18

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On-Site Services

Our ancillary service departments support our program of continued care for patients throughout Northern Michigan. Learn more about these comprehensive GLOC resources.

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