Knowledge& Education

We consider patient education an integral part of your diagnosis, treatment and recovery. This section allows you to review and understand more about your condition and treatment. Knowing what is causing your symptoms, your treatment options and expected results can help:

  • Ease anxiety
  • Speed recovery
  • Enhance physical therapy
  • You to have a more educated conversation with your doctor

Select any of our specialties and learn:

  • What each part of your affected area looks like
  • How each part of the area works
  • What your condition looks like and how it affects your movement.
  • Video animations of some corrective procedures

Check out our YouTube Channel for Orthopedic Physical Therepy Instruction!

2017 Joint Class Schedule

Questions? Contact us. We’ve got answers! 616-456-8515.



Care has been taken to ensure that the information in these links is generally reliable, however we cannot assume responsibility for verifying the absolute accuracy of the information on any of our links. The information in these links is intended for general guidance only. River Valley Orthopedics disclaims for itself for all responsibility for any mis-statements or for consequences of actions taken by any person while acting on information contained herein. Physicians and patients must make their own decisions about therapy according to the individual circumstances of each case.