Orthopedics & Sports Medicine
Serving a community that has long embraced the great outdoors including hiking, skiing and other athletic pursuits, it’s no wonder that Memorial Hospital has always offered a strong Orthopedics presence. That’s still true today as our Orthopedics and Sports Medicine practitioners offer an impressive array of board-certified specialists take care of your musculoskeletal problems, whether it’s a broken limb or sprain, joint replacement, optimizing your athletic performance or any orthopedic surgery, major or minor.
Our providers include:
Douglas C. Taylor, MD, FAAOS, FRCS(c) who is trained in the treatment of fractures, injuries, and bone and joint disease. Dr. Taylor can provide anterior hip replacement surgery, a specialty only practiced by 20% of orthopedic surgeons.
James Glazer, MD, FACSM specializes in helping patients of all ages heal from injuries without surgery. He treats osteoarthritis, sports injuries, knee and shoulder injuries, and sports concussions. He is an Assistant Clinical Professor at Tufts University School of Medicine. He has served as a team physician for high school, college and professional teams. Dr. Glazer is currently a physician for the US Ski Team and travels with the team to World Cup races around the globe. Dr. Glazer has authored almost 100 papers and speaks locally and internationally on topics in sports medicine.
John Idoine III, DO, brings expertise in shoulder and elbow surgery, having completed a Fellowship in Shoulder & Elbow Surgery at University Hospitals in Cleveland, Ohio. While there, he worked under the direct supervision of Reuben Gobezie, MD, Case Western Reserve University’s Chief of Shoulder and Elbow Surgery, and one of the country’s leading innovators in minimally invasive shoulder surgery. His surgical specialties include both anatomic and reverse total shoulder replacement procedures.