Poudre Valley Hospital’s Regional Orthopedic Center in Fort Collins, provides patients with exceptional orthopedic surgeons and complete care for bone, joint, tendon and nerve problems.

Orthopedic classes and support programs

The Regional Orthopedic Center at Poudre Valley Hospital offer a variety of classes and support for orthopedic patients.

Educational programs

Classes on arthritis and chronic conditions

Aspen Club

Health information programs


The Regional Orthopedic Center works with doctors from Orthopaedic & Spine Center of the Rockies,  Northern Colorado Orthopedic Associates, and Dr. Garth Nelson.

Orthopedic and neurosurgical treatment and procedures

  • Joint surgery/joint replacement
  • Back/neck surgery
  • Kyphoplasty
  • Ligament and tendon repair
  • Hand surgery
  • Arthroscopy
  • Articular knee cartilage repair
  • Ankle and foot surgery
  • Shoulder and elbow surgery

Inpatient Orthopedic Unit

This nursing floor is designed to meet the needs of all orthopedic patients, including persons with joint replacements, trauma, and fractures.

Rehabilitation Unit at Medical Center of the Rockies

If you need rehabilitation after your surgery and qualify for insurance coverage for rehab, our rehabilitation unit offers a custom education and exercise program tailored to your specific needs.

A team of physicians, nurses, physical therapists, occupational therapists, speech and music therapists, social workers, and others is dedicated to helping you regain your strength and independence and return to normal activities after surgery.

Our staff also works closely with several area outpatient rehabilitation programs as well as short-term and long-term rehabilitation facilities and nursing homes. You can choose to use the MCR rehabilitation unit or any other facility that suits your needs.

Sports medicine

Orthopedic physician practices offer comprehensive sports medicine programs. Contact the Orthopaedic & Spine Center of the RockiesNorthern Colorado Orthopedic Associates, or Dr. Garth Nelson for care or for more information on their services.