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Common Knee Injuries

As you can imagine, in Michigan’s Winter Wonderland, we see our fair share of injuries. With the various winter sports available here in northern Michigan, knee injuries tend to be amongst the most common injury we see and treat this time of year. At Great Lakes...

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Anterior Hip Replacement

There are three surgical approaches to an arthroplasty, or total hip replacement––the front, or anterior; the back, or posterior; and the side, or lateral. Since its inception in 1960, hip replacement surgery is the one of the most successful surgeries performed.

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Revision Hip and Knee Replacements

If you are a recipient of a hip or knee replacement, you know firsthand how it changes your life. You are no longer in pain and have your mobility returned to you––your quality of life has skyrocketed. But what happens if sometime after the replacement you find...

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Black Bear Gran Fondo Bike Race

On Saturday July 14th, 2018, Great Lakes Orthopaedics (GLOC) co-sponsored the Black Bear Gran Fondo Bike Race along with the Grayling Rotary Club and other local businesses in Grayling, Michigan. The race had approximately 200 bikers. The race is a cross country type...

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Delivering Accountable Care

On February 21st, our very own Dr. Galdes will be offering a presentation to local providers within the Northern Physicians Organization on evidence based non-operative management of hip and knee arthritis. Topics that will be discussed will include methods of...

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Testimonials

  • Hip & Knee

    “Dr. Peters and his team replaced my left knee and to say I’m satisfied with the procedure would be an understatement. I had a chronic pain in my knee for 15 months and that pain is now gone, so thank you for a job well done. Dr. Peters and his entire team were top-notch and […]
  • Hip & Knee

    “Once again I had a very good visit with your establishment. The front desk had their act together. I was greated by a very nice nurse when it was my turn. She escorted me to the room and asked me questions related to my knee operation. Branden RN checked out my knee and we scheduled […]
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