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Orthopedics

Providing Expert Orthopedic Care

Few people get through life without injuring or experiencing some pain and discomfort in their bones, joints or muscles. Some of these orthopedic problems occur while playing sports, performing physical labor or taking a tumble, while others are the result of overuse, normal wear-and-tear or simply due to aging.

Torrance Memorial designated as a blue distinction When this happens you can entrust your care to the orthopedic physicians at Torrance Memorial, the 5th largest private orthopedic hospital in Los Angeles County and recognized as a provider of extraordinary orthopedic care. We are one of just 16 hospitals in California designed as a CalPERS preferred center. On a national level, we achieved Blue Cross Blue Shield's Blue Distinction Center designation knee and hip replacement and spine surgery in 2009. Blue Distinction is a designation awarded by Blue Cross and Blue Shield to medical facilities that have demonstrated expertise in delivering quality health care.

Torrance Memorial's expert orthopedic surgeons perform more than 2,100 procedures each year. Our surgeons are all board-certified and have undergone advanced training in minimally invasive surgery.

Types of Orthopedic Surgery

Our Orthopedic program addresses injuries and diseases affecting the hip, knee, shoulder and spine

A Multidisciplinary Approach

Our orthopedics team employs the expertise of a number of different professionals


Orthopedic Procedures

We offer a full range of orthopedic procedures, including:

  • Arthroscopic surgery
  • Joint care for hip, knee and shoulder
  • Treatment for hand, wrist, elbow, foot and ankle
  • Total joint replacement for hip, knee and shoulder
  • Treatment for spine and back conditions
  • Sport medicine surgeries
  • Trauma and fracture care

Continuum of Care

Torrance Memorial has a dedicated orthopedic unit where patients receive the full continuum of care from a team of highly experienced orthopedic nurses and therapists. Every patient stays in a private room equipped with a television and cable access. We have an on-site, state-of-the-art gymnasium for physical therapy and rehabilitation.

Find A Physician

To find a highly knowledgeable and skilled orthopedic surgeon

Call 310-517-4700

What To Expect

Understand the steps that will take place before, during and after your surgery

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best regional hospitals orthopedics

Torrance Memorial is recognized among the top hospitals in Los Angeles County for Orthopedics by U.S. News and World Report