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Same great orthopedic care, just a new name: Orthopaedic Associates is now Advanced Orthopedic Specialists

Orthopaedic Associates has changed its name to Advanced Orthopedic Specialists. While the practice name has changed, patients can be assured that Advanced Orthopedic Specialists will continue to deliver the same great care it has since 1934.

“In order to better serve you, we wanted our name to more accurately reflect our ongoing commitment to subspecialized care,” explains Dr. R. August Ritter, III, orthopedic surgeon at Advanced Orthopedic Specialists, “Thus we are now Advanced Orthopedic Specialists, and we are still dedicated to providing the highest level of expertise focused on you—the individual patient.”

The skilled staff at Advanced Orthopedic Specialists prides itself in a tradition of committed service, offering specialized, individual care at locations in Cape Girardeau, Jackson, Poplar Bluff and Sikeston.

The sports medicine experts at Advanced Orthopedic Specialists offer sports medicine care for college and high school athletes in the region of Southeast Missouri, and proudly serve as the official team physicians for Cape Central High School and Notre Dame Regional High School.

Advanced Orthopedic Specialists is the area’s experts in orthopedic care and sports medicine. The practice’s nine physicians’ combined 109 years of experience offers specialized treatment and care of the shoulder and elbow, hand and wrist, hip and knee, foot and ankle, sports medicine, pain management, physical medicine and rehabilitation, total joint replacement and total joint revision.

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