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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.

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Endeavor to Win!

CActive-Endeavors-Contest-7We are giving away 2, Active Endeavor Gift Cards worth $100 each! Entering to win is easy and quick. Just click on any of the links in the widget below, complete the form and you’re entered. If you click on more than one link, you can earn more than one […]
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Get in the Swing: Prevent Common Golf Injuries

GolferGolf may seem like a low-injury sport, but your swing can wreak havoc on everything from your feet to your neck. Quad City Sports Medicine surgeon Dr. Waqas Hussain offers some tips for keeping fit for the links!
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Take Your Workout Outdoors

2014-07-15-12.43.32-HDRAfter last year’s long, super-cold winter, you should enjoy all the fresh air and sunshine you can. How? One way is to skip the gym and take your workouts outdoors! LMQC fitness blogger Beth Davis shows you how!
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Ready for the Bix: Dr. Beau and Jen Shay

beau-and-jen-no-strollerIn honor of the Quad-City Times Bix 7, meet first time Bix runner, Dr. Beau Shay. Dr. Shay is a podiatric surgeon. And when he’s not treating patients’ foot-related problems, he’s in training with his wife, Jen, to run the Bix together.
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Fuel Smart this Summer! When and Why to Choose Sports Drinks

Sports-DrinksSummer is time for great family walks and fun runs and outdoor sports. With the Quad City Bix 7 Race coming up this weekend, you might be thinking about stocking up on sports drinks. But, read on. This research from QC Nutritionist Blogger Jeni Tackett might change your mind!
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Davenport Artist Back at the Easel After Successful Hand Surgery

Anne-Hand-Shot3Retired and finally able to pursue her passion of painting, Anne Jochum, 64, Bettendorf, was nearly stopped by a debilitating ganglion cyst in her thumb. Thanks to Dr. James Lyles, Anne's painting again!
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Par for the Course: Meet the JDC’s Tournament Physician

what moves me alt for june 2014The Quad Cities is gearing up for the summertime favorite John Deere Classic in two weeks. Meet the tournament's Quad City physician. Dr. J.C. Clark. Dr. Clark is an avid golfer who not only dreams of heading to the links in Scotland, but also meeting his favorite golfing legends of all time.
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Aching elbow could be tennis elbow … even if you don’t play tennis!

Tennis ElbowTennis players, golfers, gardeners and others who repeatedly use their wrists and elbows are at risk for tennis elbow. To protect that backhand or golf swing, ORA elbow and sports medicine surgeon Dr. Ryan Dunlay talks about symptoms and common treatment options for this painful malady that can affect anyone on or off the court. Do elbow braces work?
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Living Long and Feeling Strong: Back Surgery Relieves Arthritis Pain

Ruth Rancod and GrandchildColona Grandmother Ruth Rancod remembers when pain from arthritis forced her to crawl instead of walk. Today, spine surgery has her loving life and her grandson. Read how Ruth is standing tall after successful back surgery.
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Don’t Resist the Weight!

Don't Resist The WeightSummer time means outdoor cardio workouts are king. Yet, QC fitness blogger Beth Davis says the secret to weight loss includes resistance training with weights. Beth busts a few weight-training myths and provides some easy weight training exercises and tips.
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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.
  • 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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