OhioHealth Orthopedic & Sports Medicine Physicians

Locations in: Ashland, Bucyrus, Mansfield, Ontario and Shelby

Our Specialties and Services

Our specialties are as broad as they are unique. Offering minimally invasive partial and total joint replacement, non-surgical and surgical sports medicine treatment, and the area's only rheumatologist, spine specialist and orthopedic oncologist, we provide care for your entire musculoskeletal system.


  • Gout
  • Pseudogout

Minimally Invasive Surgery+

  • Anterior and posterior interbody fusions
  • Arthroscopic surgeries
  • Artificial disc replacement (ADR)
  • Bone graft alternatives
  • Carpel tunnel surgery
  • Cartilage repair or resurfacing procedures
  • Fracture repairs and care
  • Hand surgery
  • Hip replacement
  • Knee replacement
  • Ligament reconstructions and repair
  • Lumbar arthroplasty
  • Platelet-rich plasma (PRP) therapy
  • Posterior cervical foraminotomy
  • Posterolateral fusions
  • Tendinosis conditions through tendinopathy treatments such as ultrasound guided percutaneous tenotomy (Tenex), bipolar radiofrequency treatment (Topaz) or extracorporeal shockwave therapy (ESWT)

Non-Surgical Orthopedics+

  • Castings
  • Conditions of the hand, wrist and forearm
  • Corticosteriod acid injections to relieve pain
  • General orthopedics
  • Hyaluronic acid injections to relieve pain
  • Referrals for physical and aquatic therapy provided by specially trained physical and occupational therapists
  • Referrals for treatments, such as acupuncture, manipulation and massage therapy
  • Referrals for weight management programs and appointments with nutritionists (to relive back or bodily pain)
  • Referrals to fitness facilities staffed by exercise physiologists and other physical fitness experts
  • Sports medicine
  • Therapeutic exercise, including aerobic and strength training programs beneficial for patients
  • Upper extremity injury care

Orthopedic Oncology+

  • Clinical trials
  • Diagnoses and treatment of primary benign and malignant tumors of the bones and soft tissue


  • Bone density testing
  • Laboratory testing
  • Education on prevention
  • Physical therapy
  • Fitness classes

Rheumatic Disease+

  • Ankylosing spondylitis      
  • Dermatomyositis      
  • Osteoarthritis     
  • Polymyositis
  • Psoriatic arthritis
  • Reactive arthritis
  • Rheumatoid arthritis
  • Sjogren's Syndrome
  • Systemic lupus erythematosus
  • Systemic sclerosis

Spine Surgery+

  • Discectomy
  • Herniated disc
  • Kyphoplasty - vertebral compression fractures
  • Laminectomy
  • Spinal cord stimulation for pain management
  • Spinal fusion

Sports Injuries+

  • ACL reconstruction
  • Knee arthroscopy
  • Labral repair
  • Ligament repair and reconstruction
  • Rotator cuff
  • Shoulder arthroscopy

Surgical Orthopedics+

  • ACL reconstruction
  • Cartilage restoration
  • Conditions of the hand, wrist and forearm
  • General orthopedics
  • Hip resurfacing
  • Industrial injuries
  • Joint preserving surgical procedures for hips and knees
  • Knee reconstruction
  • Meniscus repair
  • Minimally invasive hip and knee replacement
  • Partial knee resurfacing
  • Platelet-rich plasma (PRP) ultrasound guided injections (office-based)
  • Rotator cuff repair
  • Shoulder reconstruction
  • Sports medicine
  • Total ankle replacement
  • Total joint replacement of the hip, knee and shoulder
  • Unicompartmental arthroplasty


  • Musculoskeletal ultrasound for both diagnosis and treatment
  • Musculoskeletal ultrasound for both diagnosis and treatment


  • Behcet's Disease
  • Eosinophilic granulomatosis with polyangiitis
  • Giant cell arteritis
  • Granulomatosis with polyangiitis
  • Polyarteritis nodosa
  • Polymyalgia rheumatica