Alpine Ortho Spine
 

Miguel Schmitz, MD has expertise and knowledge in the diagnosis and treatment of orthopedic spine surgery in Spokane, Washington. Our orthopedic spine surgeon, Dr Schmitz, diagnoses and treats a broad spectrum of orthopedic and spine issues, including but not limited to: pain, fracture, dislocation, arthritis, tendonitis, degenerative, inflammation, infection, congenital and neurological. The following are specific procedures that Miguel Schmitz MD specializes in and proudly offers to his patients.

 

--- Spine
--- Shoulder
--- Elbow/Forearm

 

--- Hip/Femur
--- Knee/Tibia/Fibula
--- Ankle and Foot

 

Spine:

SPINE CONDITIONS:
Herniated disc, spondylosis, pinched nerve, spinal deformity, spinal malignancy, spinal cancer, degenerative disc disease, spine fracture, compression fracture, osteoporosis fracture, adjacent segment disease, neck pain, back pain, failed back syndrome, spinal nonunion. 

SPINE PROCEDURES:
- Foramenotomy
- Laminectomy
- Herniated disk excision
- Corpectomy
- ACDF [Anterior Cervical Diskectomy and Fusion]
- Posterior Cervical Fusion
- Thoracic spine decompression and fusion
- ALIF [Anterior Lumbar Interbody Fusion]
- TLIF [Transforaminal Lumbar Interbody Fusion]
- PLIF [Posterior Lumbar Interbody Fusion]
- DLIF [Direct Lateral Interbody Fusion]
- Pedicle screw fixation
- Facet screw fixation
- Cervical Total Disc Arthroplasty
- Cervical Disc Replacement
- balloon Kyphoplasty

Shoulder:

SHOULDER CONDITIONS:
Rotator cuff tear, rotator cuff tendinosis, shoulder dislocation, shoulder instability, glenohumeral instability, a/c separation, SLAP tear, biceps tendinosis, biceps rupture, a/c arthritis, glenohumeral arthritis, subacromial impingement syndrome, subcoracoid impingement syndrome, fracture.

SHOULDER PROCEDURES:
- Shoulder arthroscopy
- Rotator cuff repair
- SLAP repair
- Capsulorrhaphy
- Biceps tenodesis
- Acromioclavicular joint arthroplasty
- Acromiolclavicular joint stabilization
- Total Shoulder replacement
- Open reduction internal fixation of fractures

Elbow/Forearm:

ELBOW/FOREARM CONDITIONS:
Triceps rupture, distal biceps rupture, elbow arthritis, tennis elbow, fracture, thrower’s arm, valgus/extension injury, cubital tunnel syndrome.

ELBOW/FOREARM PROCEDURES:
- Elbow arthroscopy
- Tennis elbow
- Distal biceps and triceps repair
- Open reduction internal fixation of fractures

Hip/Femur:

HIP/FEMUR CONDITIONS:
Arthritis, greater trochanter bursitis, fracture, labrum tear, femoral acetabular impingement.

HIP/FEMUR PROCEDURES:
- Hemiarthroplasty
- Bursectomy
- Open reduction internal fixation of fractures

Knee/Tibia/Fibula:

KNEE/TIBIA/FIBULA CONDITIONS:
ACL tear, PCL tear, lateral collateral ligament tear, medial collateral ligament tear, meniscus tear, articular cartilage injury, arthritis, patellofemoral syndrome, patellofemoral instability, fracture, tibial plateau fracture, patella fracture, femoral condyle fracture, Baker’s cyst, tendinosis, inferior patellar tendinitis, quadriceps tendinitis, tendon rupture.

KNEE/TIBIA/FIBULA PROCEDURES:
- Knee arthroscopy
- Anterior Cruciate ligament reconstruction
- Posterior Cruciate ligament reconstruction
- Lateral collateral ligament reconstruction
- Medical collateral ligament reconstruction
- Knee Meniscus repair
- Patellar realignment
- Cartilage repair [OATS]
- Knee Replacement
- Open reduction internal fixation of fractures

Ankle and Foot:

ANKLE AND FOOT CONDITIONS:
Sprained ankle, instability, peroneal tendon dislocation, fracture.

ANKLE AND FOOT PROCEDURES:
- Ankle arthroscopy
- Cartilage repair
- Lateral ligament reconstruction
- Peroneal tendon stabilization
- Open reduction internal fixation of fractures

 
 
 
 
 

Alpine Orthopaedic & Spine, P.C.
212 East Central, Suite 365
Spokane, Washington 99208
T: (509) 435-0973
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