Ortho Direct

Ortho Direct treats patients with urgent orthopedic needs from sprains, fractures, work accidents & sports injuries. Ortho Direct patients will have the opportunity to see a skilled orthopedic surgeon.

Monday to Friday 10 am to 5 pm. Call: 401-330-1400

Patients with major commercial insurances are eligible for treatment at Ortho Direct.

What do we treat at Ortho Direct?

  • New and acute problems without previous treatments
  • Sprains, strains and other musculoskeletal acute injuries
  • Possible fractures (No open or displaced fractures, please seek treatment at the Emergency Room)
  • FOR SERIOUS INJURIES SUCH AS HEAD TRAUMA, SPINE INJURIES AND OPEN FRACTURES PLEASE SEEK TREATMENT AT YOUR CLOSEST HOSPITAL EMERGENCY ROOM. PLEASE DO NOT SEEK TREATMENT FOR CHRONIC INJURIES, PAIN MEDICATION OR SECOND OPINIONS AT ORTHO DIRECT.

    The following physicians and fellows are a part of the University Orthopedics Ortho Direct Team:

    Ortho Direct Center Fellows

    • Eric Cohen, MD, 401-626-3870
    • Matthew Deren, MD, 401-626-3870
    • Amanda Fantry, MD, 401-626-3870
    • Ross Feller, MD, 401-626-3870
    • Tyler Pidgeon, MD, 401-626-3870
    • Joshua Vaugh, MD, 401-626-3870

Do you Need an Appointment?

We have made it easier to schedule appointments, click the button to fill out an online appointment request form or call our new central scheduling line 401-457-1500 to schedule an appointment.

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SPECIALTY CENTERS
  • Spine
    • The Spine Center are referred back and neck pain patients across the New England Sates.
  • Hand & Wrist
    • The Hand & Wrist center deals with both surgical and nonsurgical treatment of conditions and problems.
  • Joint Replacement
    • The Joint Replacement Center provides the most modern treatment options for knee, hip, and shoulder replacement
  • Pediatric Orthopedics
    • The Pediatric Orthopedic Center consist of three surgeons who specialize in the care of children.
  • Foot & Ankle
    • The Foot & Ankle Center involves clinical teams that specialize in foot and ankle surgery.
  • Shoulder & Elbow
    • The Shoulder & Elbow Center includes orthopedic surgeons and therapists who specialize in shoulder and elbow.
  • Sports Medicine
    • The Sports Medicine Center helps those with sports-related injuries recover quickly to return to activity.
  • Trauma & Fracture
    • The Trauma & Facture center works closesly together with Rhode Island Hospital's trauma specialists to identify injuries.
  • Oncology
    • Our orthopedic oncology center includes the expertise of a specialist in oncology and reconstructive surgery.
  • Cartilage Repair Center
    Cartilage Repair
    • The Cartilage Repair Center offers state-of-the-art treatment of joint cartilage lesions
  • Orthodirect for sprains, fractures, work accidents, sports injuries
    Ortho Direct
    • Ortho Direct treats patients with urgent orthopedic needs from sprains, fractures, work accidents & sports injuries.
Brochures & Journals
  • Back to Life Journal
    • Subscribe to our Back to Life Journal to read information on the latest advances on joint replacement, sports medicine, orthopedic problems and back and neck pain.
Home Remedy Book
  • Home Remedy Book
    • Have back or neck pain? Learn what causes symptoms and the home remedies that relieve pain. University Orthopedics mails out Home Remedy Books to residents throughout the New England area.
About Us

University Orthopedics in Providence, Rhode Island, is a regional referral center for patients with back and neck pain, joint pain, sports medicine problems, shoulder pain, hand problems, hip and knee pain, and foot and ankle injury. University Orthopedics utilizes fellowship-trained, sub-specialized physicians to treat a variety of orthopedic problems.

  • PROVIDENCE 1
    2 Dudley Street, Suite 200
    Providence, RI 02905
    Phone: 401-457-1500

  • PROVIDENCE 2
    100 Butler Drive
    Providence, RI 02906
    401-277-0790

  • MIDDLETOWN
    345 Valley Rd.
    Middletown, RI 02842
    401-457-1500

  • EAST GREENWICH
    1405 South County Trail, Building 5
    East Greenwich, RI 02818
    Phone: 401-884-1177