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Ottawa

Appointments (785) 229-8203
Direct Line (785) 229-8453
Fax (785) 229-3335

Lawrence

Info (785) 856-7870
General Fax Line (785) 371-1487
Dr. Wertzberger and Shane Alford, PA with Sheryl three weeks after her first surgery on her left knee with the right knee still needing to be done. See Sheryl's testimonial and video by going to the testimonial page.

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Under Patient Education, watch an actual surgery done by Dr. Wertzberger, and learn more information about the common problems that we treat. Under For Patients, learn how to find us and contact us.

Our Specialties

  • Arthritis Advice
  • Evaluation and diagnosis of orthopedic issues, mostly limited to the shoulder and knee.
  • Conservative management options of orthopedic issues.
  • Ligamentous and knee replacement surgery when necessary.
  • Rotator cuff, biceps, and ligamentous shoulder surgery when necessary.
  • Surgery on limited problems such as carpal tunnel, tennis elbow, ankle instability when necessary.
  • Dr. Wertzberger no longer practices surgery, as he used to, on the hip or the spine, nor any fracture surgery.