The HRRMC Orthopedic Center of Excellence brings the highest standards of orthopedic care to the Arkansas Valley. Our highly qualified orthopedic team ensures that patients and their families experience comprehensive, quality care from preadmission through rehabilitation.
Nationally recognized orthopedic surgeon Dr. Robert Hunter directs the HRRMC Orthopedic Center of Excellence and the Orthopedic Sports Medicine Center. Dr. Hunter has lectured and taught throughout the world and specializes in treating injuries that routinely hamper athletes and the physically active. He has published more than 40 articles in refereed journals on sports medicine topics and has been elected year after year by his peers for inclusion in the Best Doctors in America® database.
Services and Treatments:
Management of athletic injuries
Arthroscopic and open repair of torn ligaments
Treatment for knee and shoulder injuries
Certified athletic training
Sports team coverage
Dr. Hunter's sports medicine practice complements Dr. E. Andrew Jonassen's total joint replacement practice in the HRRMC Orthopedic Center of Excellence.
HRRMC holds a monthly Joint Replacement Prep Class for anyone who is considering a joint replacement or is already scheduled for a joint replacement at HRRMC. For a class schedule, click here. If you'd prefer to watch the class video online, click here.
The Center is located at:
HRRMC Medical Clinics
550 West Hwy. 50
Salida, CO 81201
Robert Hunter, M.D.
Board certified in Orthopedic Surgery
Karli Dimino, PA-C
Beth Pack, PA-C
The Orthopedic Sports Medicine Center underwrites the services of three certified athletic trainers in 10 area high schools to help keep our student athletes safe.
Certified Athletic Trainers:
Jamie Baker, MS, ATC
Dan Evans, MLS, ITAT, ATC
Brady Ternes, MA, LAT, ATC
To learn more about our physician assistants and certified athletic trainers, click here.
Click here to download our Sports Medicine Center brochure.
Click here to download our Sports Medicine Guidebook.
Click on the eOrthopod link below for a guide to the causes, symptoms, diagnoses and treatments for many orthopedic conditions:
Orthopedic Reading & Discussion Group
|1000 Rush Drive ~ P.O. Box 429 ~ Salida, CO 81201 ~ 719-530-2200|