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Total Joint Center at The Miriam Hospital
Hip, Knee and Shoulder Joint Replacement
Located at The Miriam Hospital in Providence, Rhode Island, the Total Joint Center is the region’s highest volume program for total hip replacement, knee replacement and shoulder replacement procedures - with clinical and quality outcomes that rank among the best in the nation.
A program of the Lifespan Orthopedics Institute, the Total Joint Center represents an unprecedented way to deliver total joint replacement. All of our medical and surgical services are provided in a personalized, caring environment and focus on the patient experience from initial consultation through recovery.
In 10 years, the surgeons of the highly acclaimed Total Joint Center have completed more than 15,000 total joint replacements. Program director John Froehlich, MD, recounts the journey. Watch the video.
A Top Orthopedic Program
The Total Joint Center performed significantly better than the national average in readmissions, surgical site infection rates, length of stay and patient experience according to Hospital Compare, the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons, Vizient and Hospital Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems (HCAHPS).
Surgery isn’t the first strategy but if you’ve tried other therapies without getting relief, it could be time.
Awards and Distinctions for the Total Joint Center
The Miriam Hospital is proud to have been ranked 2021-2022 Best Regional Hospital and Top Hospital in Rhode Island by US News and World Report. In addition, The Miriam Hospital was named the best hospital in the region for providing orthopedic services.