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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

  • Amazing Results after Shoulder Surgery on Both Shoulders

    “Dr. John Reineck came into my life after a head-on auto accident shattered both of my shoulders. On the strong recommendation from medical professionals, I waited in Munson Hospital for Dr. Reineck. Replacing two shoulders at once is somewhat unusual and my family wanted only the best. That’s exactly what I got! His surgical experience […]
  • GLOC has a Caring, Helpful Approach

    “I can’t speak highly enough of Great Lakes Orthopaedic Center. I have physical therapy for my knee and back. My experience with Josh has been top-notch. He not only knows therapy, but he knows a lot medically and that makes a big difference. I have also been working with Lynne for my back and she […]
  • Physical Therapy for Hip Bursitis – Lynne Lombard… is Wonderful!

    “I’ve had Physical Therapy at Great Lakes Orthopaedic Center on and off over the years for a couple of different issues. I have Hip Bursitis which is extremely painful. Lynne Lombard has been my physical therapist and she is wonderful! “She has healing hands,” said a friend who also sees Lynne. Lynne got me back […]

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