CMH BONE & JOINT CENTER

Columbia Memorial Health Bone & Joint Center is here for all of your Orthopaedic needs. From sports injuries, carpal tunnel syndrome, osteoarthritis, as well as fracture care, our talented Orthopaedists are here to help you enjoy life pain-free.

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With locations in Catskill and Hudson, CMH’s highly trained team is committed to providing proactive care to each and every patient. We take the time to truly understand each condition and listen to every patient’s needs in order to provide the best possible treatment. Our doctors practice individualized care, and strive to keep lines of communication open throughout the process.

Orthopaedic Services at CMH Include:

Precision robotic joint replacement surgery at CMH means:

  • Better balanced, more natural feeling joints
  • Significant reduction or elimination of chronic joint pain
  • Shorter post-surgical hospitalization
  • A quicker return to a more active life
  • A comprehensive and caring patient experience in a modern, private room with stunning views of the Catskills and Hudson River

Specializing in an array of orthopaedic treatments, our doctors provide high quality care and support to guide you through total joint replacement surgery. Click here to learn more.

CMH strives to fully exhaust all non-surgical and minimally-invasive treatments before choosing to perform surgery. To prolong the lifespan of arthritic joints, we are happy to work with our patients non-operatively using a variety of techniques. Non-operative options may include:

  • Activity modification
  • Weight loss
  • Assistive devices
  • Bracing
  • Physical therapy
  • Topical medications
  • Oral medications
  • Cortisone injections
  • Hyaluronic acid injections (lubrication injections).

We are happy to discuss additional details with you in person. To schedule an appointment please call 518-828-7644

Treating tendinitis, carpal tunnel syndrome and other debilitating conditions on a case-by-case basis, often with non-invasive methods.
Click here to learn more about Hand Problems.
Click here to learn more about our Shoulder Program.

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Personalized Options for Every Ache and Pain

Everyone is different, and so are their needs. Our doctors treat each patient on an individual basis, exhausting all simpler, less invasive options before performing surgery. Often, an ailment can be treated without any surgical procedure at all.

At Columbia Memorial Bone and Joint Center, we are committed to making your experience as easy and pain-free as possible. We provide constant support before, during and after treatment to ensure total satisfaction.

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FOR PATIENTS

 Orthopaedic Surgery in the Hudson Valley

CMH orthopaedic specialists perform hip and knee replacements using a state-of-the-art robotic surgical system that is far more precise than conventional surgery. Using computer modeling, a robotic instrument and the patient’s CT images, CMH surgeons plan and perform surgeries with a degree of accuracy that’s unavailable anywhere else in the region.

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Total Joint Replacement Class and Seminar

Mako Robotic Surgery System FAQ

Our orthopaedic doctors answer your most frequently asked questions about the Mako Robotic hip, knee, and joint surgery system.

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The Miracle of Teamwork: Patient Appreciation (Article)

Two local residents talk about their experience as joint replacement patients at CMH, and how the procedure profoundly changed their lives for the better.

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Louis A. DiGiovanni, M.D.

Dr. DiGiovanni is an orthopaedic surgeon with CMH Bone and Joint Center with office locations in Catskill in Jefferson Heights, as well as Hudson on Fish and Game Road. Click here to read more. 

Christopher Gorczynski, MD

Dr. Gorczynski provides complete, comprehensive and state-of-the-art orthopaedic care, including total joint replacements and complex revisions, sports medicine and fracture care for all ages. Click here to read more.

Catherine Shin, M.D.

Dr. Shin is an orthopaedic surgeon with Columbia Memorial Health. She has a particular interest in hand and upper extremity conditions as well as in treating fractures in patients of all ages. Click here to read more.