Caring for patients who have been injured on the job is one of the specialties at University Orthopedics. Dr. Randall L. Updegrove is board-certified in Occupational and Environmental Medicine. His practice focuses on the evaluation and treatment of nonsurgical, primary care orthopedic problems and work-related injuries and illnesses. Dr. Updegrove also provides consultation on environmental exposure cases and issues. Dr. Updegrove and our professional staff understand that itís imperative for injured workers to recover fully and return to work as soon as possible. Our top priority is the workerís recovery and our multi-specialty team approach assures superior medical treatment and case management.
University Orthopedics doctors enjoy privileges at most area surgery centers and hospitals while patients appreciate the convenience of our locations. With 25 board-certified orthopedic specialists, we can handle any musculoskeletal medical condition or injury, including shoulder, hand/elbow, neck/spine, knee and ankle/foot. Whether the worker's problem is an aggravating repetitive motion injury or a potentially devastating injury from an on-the-job accident, we are committed to restoring function and health to the injured worker.
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