Sayre, Pa. – Joel McClurg, MD, PhD, MRO, FAAOS, Guthrie Chief of Musculoskeletal Services Western Region, is now seeing patients in the Guthrie Bath practice located at 7569 Route 54 in Bath, N.Y. Dr. McClurg specializes in Orthopaedic Surgery with special interest in hand surgery, pediatric orthopaedics, sports arthroscopy, total joint replacement and trauma.
Dr. McClurg earned both a medical degree and a Ph.D. from the Medical College of Ohio in Toledo, Ohio and complete his residency training in orthopaedics and his internship in surgery at The Ohio State University in Columbus, Ohio. He is a Fellow in the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons and board certified by the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons.
Guthrie Musculoskeletal Services offers a comprehensive approach to the treatment of patients with muscle, bone, and joint disorders, including problems related to injury or trauma, sports injury, arthritis, rheumatology, cancer, osteoporosis, or other metabolic bone diseases. Guthrie’s multidisciplinary team brings you the lastest in treatment including MAKOplasty®, a robotic arm-assisted, surgeon-guided partial knee replacement designed to relieve the pain caused by joint degeneration due to osteoarthritis.
Guthrie Health is a community-based, not-for-profit health care system jointly formed by Guthrie Healthcare System (GHS) and Guthrie Clinic, also not-for-profit health care organizations. GHS provides inpatient, outpatient and home-based services through Corning Hospital, Troy Community Hospital, Robert Packer Hospital, and Guthrie Home Care and Guthrie Hospice. Guthrie Clinic provides primary and specialty physician services at 25 regional clinics. Guthrie Health provides care for 200,000 patients annually within its eleven-county area service area across the northern tier of Pennsylvania and the southern tier of New York.