As the premier orthopedic and neurosurgical providers for Portland, Vancouver, Lake Oswego, and the surrounding areas for over 40 years, our fellowship-trained and board-certified orthopedic trauma doctor at Rebound Orthopedics & Neurosurgery is dedicated to delivering exceptional orthopedic trauma care.
Orthopedic trauma is a medical specialty focused on evaluating and treating bone and joint injuries following a traumatic accident. These events can range from a car accident to sports- or work-related injuries Orthopedic trauma doctors have advanced knowledge and training and understand the importance of treating these types of injuries right away to avoid further damage.
When Is It Time to Consult an Orthopedic Trauma Doctor?
Being able to communicate any of the symptoms you are experiencing will allow you to provide helpful information to your orthopedic trauma doctor. It can reveal to your doctor how severe your injury is and what will need to be done to treat it. It is important to schedule an appointment with an orthopedic trauma doctor near you if you have any of the following symptoms:
- Affected area is tender and warm to the touch
- Joint looks deformed
- Pain when attempting to move the affected body part
- Severe swelling or bruising around the affected area
- Unable to bear weight or walk due to pain
If you are experiencing any of the above symptoms, it could mean that you have one of the following injuries, which can be treated by our orthopedic trauma specialists:
- Dislocation fracture
- Malunion fracture
- Multiple broken bones
- Nonunion fracture
- Severe tendon, ligament, or nerve injuries
- Sports-related injury
- Work-related injury
Our orthopedic trauma specialist understands that a traumatic injury can have an impact on your lifestyle and keep you from living the life you love. To discuss your options, schedule a consultation with our trauma doctor by calling 1-800-REBOUND or requesting an appointment online.
The Region's Most Preferred Orthopedic Trauma Care
At Rebound Orthopedics & Neurosurgery, our doctors and staff put patients first and are dedicated to providing compassionate, quality orthopedic care. As the region's most preferred orthopedic practice, we are proud to be the official sports medicine providers for the Portland Trail Blazers and continuously strive for excellence.
Our fellowship-trained and board-certified orthopedic trauma surgeon, Kevin M. Kahn M.D., has the skill and expertise to treat a wide variety of traumatic injuries and conditions. Our trauma doctor will always exhaust all conservative treatments before suggesting surgery; however, there are some situations in which surgery is the best option to help eliminate pain and restore proper function. If surgery is recommended, our surgeon has vast experience in performing many surgical procedures, including surgical treatment of complex fractures and multiple broken bones.
To help facilitate a full and rapid recovery, our trauma surgeon takes a team approach when it comes to patient-centered care, and he works in conjunction with our physical therapists and athletic trainers, who offer comprehensive physical therapy services. Our ultimate goal is to provide an effective rehabilitation plan that is focused on your individual needs to help you resume a pain-free lifestyle.
To discuss your orthopedic injury and the available treatment options with our specialty-trained orthopedic trauma surgeon, you can request an appointment online or call us at 1-800-REBOUND.