Our Services

Orthopedic Services

When it comes to your health – you should seek out the best. Norman Regional Health System has been ranked Number One in Oklahoma for overall Orthopedic Services in 2012 by HealthGrades, the nation’s most trusted, independent source of physician information and hospital quality ratings. Our orthopedic surgeons, nurses, and therapists are ready to care for all your orthopedic needs from setting a broken bone to a total joint replacement.

Total Orthopedic Care

Our team of orthopedic surgeons is highly skilled and uses the latest techniques and technology to make sure your time out isn’t permanent. Watch the video above to see how one patient got back 'in the game' after joint replacement surgery at Norman Regional Health System.

Ranked No. 1 by HealthGrades

Norman Regional’s orthopedics program was honored in 2012 by HealthGrades, an independent source of hospital quality ratings, for its extraordinary care and clinical excellence.

HealthGrades uses the federal government’s Medicare data to review and rate more than 5,000 hospitals nationwide. Norman Regional was ranked Number One in Oklahoma for overall Orthopedic Services in 2012. HealthGrades also ranked Norman Regional among the Top 5 percent in the nation for overall Orthopedic Services in 2012 and among the Top 10 percent in the nation for Joint Replacement for three years in a row (2010-2012).

Other honors include:

  • Five-Star Rated for Spine Surgery in 2012
  • Five-Star Rated for Total Knee Replacement for 3 Years in a Row
  • Five-Star Rated for Total Hip Replacement for 3 Years in a Row
  • Five-Star Rated for Hip Fracture Treatment for 5 Years in a Row
  • Five Star Rated for Back and Neck Surgery (except spinal fusion) in 2012

Disease Specific Certification

Our Total Knee and Total Hip Joint Replacement Programs are certified in Disease Specific Care by the Joint Commission.

This certification designates that Norman Regional works continuously to provide safe, high-quality care, treatment and services.

Programs that are certified address three main areas:

  • Compliance with consensus-based national standards and safety goals
  • Effective use of evidence-based clinical practice guidelines to manage and optimize care
  • An organized approach to performance measurement and improvement activities

Rehabilitation Center

The highly trained Rehabilitation Center staff is here to help you return to a full and productive life. We work closely with the patient, the family and family physician. Our dedicated staff of healthcare professionals includes a rehabilitation physician, physical therapists, occupational therapists, speech language pathologists, recreational therapists, rehabilitation nurses, social workers, pathologists and chaplain services.

Orthopedic & Spine Center

The HealthPlex Hospital’s Orthopedic & Spine Center has the latest technology available to physicians in order to perform elective procedures, whether it’s repairing a sports injury or having a joint replaced.

Many of our minimally invasive surgical techniques can be performed on an outpatient basis. If you do require an overnight stay, the expert staff at the HealthPlex Hospital know exactly how to take care of your specialized needs. Physical and occupational therapy, integral parts of your recovery plan, are provided by experienced therapists right on the unit.