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ORA Orthopedics is committed to excellence in treating all of your orthopedic needs. For more than 50 years, the Quad Cities region has placed its trust in our care.

Our focus is you. We believe that each patient is unique and treatment options must be customized to each individual to ensure the best possible outcomes. Every detail matters, no matter how small.

Success Stories

Success Stories

Dateline South Pole: Total Joint Replacement Patient Kayaks Antarctica
When Lynn Bohlmann, 60, began dreading the pain of getting in and out of her kayak, she knew the time had come to make a decision. “My knee pain was getting in the way of what I wanted to do,” the 60-year-old Davenport woman says. “I asked myself, What do I want to do with the rest of my life? Keep this pain or do something about it?”

Read Lynn’s Success Story.

Team Physicians

For What Moves You
Let's Move Quad Cities

Weight Loss Week #4: End Your Scale Obsession

scale-for-jeni-week4Are you weighing yourself too often? QC dietitian Jeni Tackett shares strategies to keep your weight loss goal from becoming an unhealthy obsession!
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Enter now to win a $100 gift card from Ski Snowstar Winter Resort and LMQC!

Snowstar ContestLet's Move QC is giving away a $100 gift card to Ski Snowstar Winter Park good for a full day of fun in the sun on the slopes. All you have to do is enter to win!
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#1 Augustana is tops with their Team Physician

jc-clark-feature-image-600Augie alum and Quad-City orthopedic surgeon Dr. J.C. Clark says he bleeds navy and gold for his alma mater ... but he also loves the other QC teams he serves as team doc!
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Weight Loss Week #3: Get a Work-Out Buddy!

Week #3 of your New Year's Resolution has begun. If you’re still on track, good job! If your motivation is flagging, never fear. Jeni says just start again ... and add a fitness buddy!
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Why We Move QC Guest Bloggers: Meet the Geneseo Jazzercise Instructor Team

jazzercize-for-feature-photoThis month, we welcome guest bloggers, Michelle Glazier and the Geneseo Jazzercise Instructor Team. For 32 years they have been sharing the joy of fitness with others. Learn how!
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Weight Loss Week #2: How to Sneak in Fruits and Veggies

Fresh-Fruits-and-Veggies-4-for-jeniQC dietitian Jeni Tackett shares 10 easy ways to add fruits and veggies to your diet in Week #2 of her Fitness Resolution. You can do it!
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Protect Your Back: 10 Ways to Better Snow Shoveling

Lifting, twisting and going too fast add up to injury when shoveling snow. What should we do when the winter sky opens up? Quad City spine surgeon Scott Collins, M.D. says common sense should prevail.
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New Year’s Fitness Week #1: A Simple Meal Plan

jeni-week-2QC nutrition expert Jeni Tackett "weighs in" on Week #1 of your New Year's weight loss goal. How's your plan working out?
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New Year and a New Hip: Joint Replacement Leads to Quad Citian’s Weight Loss

vicki-nelson-feature-imageDavenport woman says she can move without pain thanks to total hip replacements. The upshot? A 100-pound weight loss and 5K races!
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5 Ways to Make Your #1 Weight Resolution Stick!

Healthy-Resolutions-week1Nutrition expert Jeni Tackett begins an 8-week guide to helping us keep our resolutions … for life!
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  • Peter  Alward, M.D.
  • Michael Berry, M.D.
  • Steven  Boardman, M.D.
  • Andrew  Bries, M.D.
  • Russell  Carlson, D.P.M.
  • Charles  Cassel, M.D.
  • J.C.  Clark, M.D.
  • R. Scott Collins, M.D.
  • Edward  Connolly, M.D.
  • Ryan  Dunlay, M.D.
  • Jessica  Ellis, M.D.
  • Suleman  Hussain, M.D.
  • Waqas  Hussain, M.D.
  • William  Irey, M.D.
  • Matthew  Lindaman, D.O.
  • Myles  Luszczyk, D.O.
  • James  Lyles, M.D.
  • Joseph  Martin, M.D.
  • Timothy  Millea, M.D.
  • Michael  Pyevich, M.D.
  • Peter  Rink, D.O.
  • Richard  Ripperger, M.D.
  • Beau  Shay, D.P.M., FACFAS
  • Mark  Stewart, M.D.
  • Michael  Turner, M.D.
  • Thomas  VonGillern, M.D.
  • Shawn  Wynn, M.D.


ORA has physicians specializing in all areas of orthopedic medicine.

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