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Orthopedic excellence for every pain and stage of your athletic life

Joint replacement center

Living with pain isn’t the end of your story

A good life is defined by the little things - your early morning jog, playing with your children, or even a simple walk with the ones you love. If you’re suffering from joint pain that’s limiting your activities and enjoyment of life, contact us to explore all the options available to you. Remaining active is crucial to the health of your mind, body and spirit.

For patients struggling with a painful joint condition - from arthritis of the knee to a fracture of the hip - the CHI Memorial Joint Replacement Center provides advanced orthopedic techniques to eliminate pain and restore flexibility and movement. Therapies range from non - surgical treatment to complex reconstructive surgeries using advanced, minimally invasive techniques.

The expert team of surgeons, nurses, therapists and other caregivers at CHI Memorial specializes in the diagnosis, education, care and treatment of joint replacement patients. We offer the latest total or partial joint techniques by combining clinical expertise and cutting edge technologies to help shorten recovery, minimize pain and achieve outstanding outcomes. Many of our orthopedic surgeons are fellowship trained and highly experienced, having performed thousands of joint replacement surgeries.

Our highly experienced team offers these and other procedures:

  • Total and partial knee replacement
  • Total hip replacement
  • Total shoulder replacement
  • Total ankle replacement
  • Total elbow replacement

CHI Memorial’s state-of-the-art facility is equipped with the latest technology - rest assured that you’re receiving exceptional orthopedic care. With the help of our personalized rehabilitation program, you’ll be back on your feet quickly and doing what you love.

A team approach to joint care

Successful hip or knee reconstruction depends on surgical expertise and collaboration among specialists. Your surgeon will work closely with a team of caregivers - all doing their part to delivery the highest quality care. From dedicated anesthesiologists and pain management specialists to physical and occupational therapists who help restore people to normal activities inside our center, our team works together seamlessly to provide the most comprehensive joint care in the region.

Patient Education

We want your procedure to go as smoothly as possible, and this information is vital to your surgical experience and outcome. Please review the patient education information listed below is you’re schedule for joint replacement surgery at CHI Memorial Hospital Chattanooga or CHI Memorial Hospital Hixson.

If you have additional questions, please contact your surgeon’s office.


For more information about CHI Memorial's Joint Replacement Center, call (423) 495-2266.



CHI Memorial is honored to be one of 48 hospitals in the nation that received a ‘high performing’ rating in all nine surgical procedures and chronic conditions evaluated by U.S. News, including hip and knee replacement.



Learn more about it with orthopedic specialist Dr. Todd Bell.



Explore surgical options with spine specialist Dr. Jay Jolley.



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