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.
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.
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.
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
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
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Torrance Memorial Medical Center
3330 Lomita Blvd.
Torrance CA, 90505
What is Blue Distinction?
Blue Distinction is a designation awarded by Blue Cross and Blue Shield to medical facilities that have demonstrated expertise in delivering quality health care. The designation is based on rigorous, evidence-based selection criteria established in collaboration with expert physicians and medical organizations. The program's goal is to help consumers find healthcare facilities that have demonstrated better overall outcomes (e.g., fewer medical complications, fewer readmissions and higher survival rates) in the delivery of specialty care.