Orthopedic surgeon Edward Szuszczewicz, MD opened a new OrthoONE practice recently. OrthoONE at Sky Ridge Medical Center will serve patients at three locations, including Highlands Ranch, Castle Rock and Colorado Springs. The practice provides comprehensive orthopedic services, including a focus on hip and knee replacement surgery.
Dr. Szuszczewicz is a board-certified, fellowship-trained orthopedic surgeon specializing in total joint replacement, orthopedic trauma, fracture care and general orthopedics. He also has additional experience in minimally invasive hip and knee replacement surgery as well as uni-compartmental, or partial knee replacement surgery.
Dr. Szuszczewicz completed his undergraduate degree at the College of William and Mary. He received his medical degree from the Medical College of Virginia. His post-graduate training included a surgical internship at the University of Colorado, and a research fellowship in adult hip and knee surgical reconstruction at Harbor-UCLA. Dr. Szuszczewicz is board certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery.
Dr. Szuszczewicz completed his orthopedic surgical residency at Tulane University, followed by a clinical fellowship in hip and knee replacement surgery at the Anderson Orthopaedic Research Institute in Alexandria, Virginia.
Numerous papers from Dr. Szuszczewicz's work at Harbor-UCLA, Tulane have been published, and as a result of his AORI fellowship he was awarded the prestigious Charnley Award for his research in hip replacement surgery.
Dr. Szuszczewicz is considered a pioneer in the field. As one of the first surgeons in the country to adopt the anterior minimally invasive technique for hip replacement surgery, Dr. Szuszczewicz has also taught the technique to other surgeons around the country for many years. He's actively involved in implant and instrumentation design/development in hopes of improving hip and knee replacement surgery.
Dr. Szuszczewicz will see patients in Colorado Springs, Highlands Ranch and Castle Rock. For more information about OrthoONE at Sky Ridge Medical Center or to schedule an appointment with Dr. Szuszczewicz, please call (303) 790-7181.