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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

Work it out at Work!

Office-Stretch-beth-davis"Sitting disease" is hard on our hearts and our bodies. QC fitness blogger Beth Davis shares tips for keeping in shape at the office!
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QC Spine Doctor’s Autumn Rx: Don’t overexert!

health-tips-raking-leaves-septemberFall chores can take a heavy toll on our backs. Whether we’re raking and bagging leaves, replacing screens with storms, or hauling patio furniture into the garage, Quad City spine physician Myles Luszczyk, D.O, has great advice!
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Appalachian High: Bears and Rattlesnakes Don’t Stop QC Physician and Hiker

what-moves-me-sept-2014Hiking is a great exercise, head to toe, according to QC orthopedic spine surgeon Dr. Timothy Millea. He loves it, and says his 80-year old father-in-law loves it too!
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Fit after 50: Bettendorf Marathoner Inspires Boomers to Stay Strong

marathoner-for-websiteBettendorf marathoner Lori French says her arthritic knee pain hasn’t slowed her down, even after 30 marathons. Learn why!
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Is Your Job Sabotaging Your Diet? 4 Tips to Fight Back!

Workplace-Food-Photo-for-september-jeni-columnIf your job is undermining your diet, you're not alone. QC nutrition blogger Jeni Tackett shares 4 tips to healthier workplace eating!
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Kickin’ It! Assumption Varsity Kicker Aims High

Travis Krayenhagen, 17, Assumption High School, is back in the game after hip surgery.High-achieving Assumption kicker is stronger than ever, thanks to hip arthroscopy.
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Healthy School Lunches Taste Good, Too!

Girl-with-School-LunchWondering what to pack in your kids' brown bags this year? Here are some quick, easy and healthy ideas from QC Nutritionist Blogger Jeni Tackett!
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Keep Your Student Athletes Safe

Youth FootballORA Orthopedic Surgeon Charles Cassel explains that while you might not be able to control the acute injuries – the twisted ankle or broken arm – careful observation and good judgment may help you stop an overuse injury from developing into long-term trouble.
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Too Young to Work Out? Pshaw!

Kid-FitnessQC fitness blogger Beth Davis says back-to-school time is the perfect time to put some structure back into your kids' lives ... and that means some exercise!
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Why I Move: Russell Hoover, 61, Milan, IL

Russell Hoover, shoulder surgery patient, portages his canoe through the Boundary Waters of Minnesota and Canada.Why I Move celebrates the spirit and determination of Quad Citians who have recovered from injury or treatment to pursue their life’s passions. Meet avid canoeist Russell Hoover, 61, Milan, IL, who is back in his canoe following shoulder surgery.
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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.


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