Our Orthopedic Team

Our team of physicians has made Lehigh Regional Medical Center one of the best hospitals for knee and hip replacement.

Peter J Curcione DO
Orthopaedic Surgery

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  • Comprehensive treatment plans customized to meet individual needs and alleviate symptoms of arthritis.
  • Joint replacement expertise for knees, hips, elbows and shoulders.
  • Specialized sports medicine doctors, physical therapists and fitness professionals provide comprehensive care for sports injuries.
  • Advanced treatment for everything from a torn muscle or broken bone to total joint replacement, including the latest minimally invasive techniques.
  • Resources and Support

    Get trusted information about how your body's musculo-skeletal system functions, how to prevent sports injuries, and treatments for a variety of orthopedic conditions.

    Browse Our Orthopedic Health Library

    Basic Anatomy Is the head bone connected to the neck bone? Or, is the metatarsal connected to the tarsal? Find out by "boning up" on your basic anatomy.
    Orthopedic Tests and Procedures Your health care provider has a number of tools available to help diagnose and treat your orthopedic problem.
    Orthopedic Conditions and Disorders Head and shoulders, knees and toes - your skeleton and its supporting cast of ligaments, tendons, and muscles can face a range of conditions.
    Arthritis and Rheumatic Disorders Arthritis, which causes pain, inflammation and limited movement of joints, has several different forms.
    Osteoporosis Osteoporosis thins and weakens bones to the point where they break easily. Chances are you know someone with osteoporosis; it affects millions.
    Fractures When you break a bone, you may need a cast or crutches to help you heal. Sometimes a break is a sign of a more serious problem.
    Sports Injuries Even if you're in good shape, an exercise-related injury can strike when you least expect it.
    Preventing Injuries at Work Repeating a particular motion constantly, like using a computer mouse, can cause damage to tendons, muscles, and joints.
    Orthopedic Conditions and Children Certain orthopedic conditions are present at birth or develop during childhood. Here's a look at some of the more common ones.

    The Joint Academy

    Welcome to The Joint Academy 

    This specialized unit is for total knee and total hip replacements. The Joint Academy consists of small groups of patients focusing on pre-surgical education, hospital stay and rehabilitation.

    For more information please feel free to contact us at (239) 368-4534.

    To download our brochure, please click here.

    Lehigh Regional Medical Center's Comprehensive Orthopedic Care

    Orthopedics focuses on conditions and diseases of the musculoskeletal system, which includes bones, joints, ligaments, tendons, muscles and nerves. Lehigh Regional Medical Center's orthopedic specialists handle everything from a torn muscle or broken bone to total joint replacement and minimally invasive surgery. Lehigh Regional Medical Center offers comprehensive, multidisciplinary care in an environment where patients come first.

    Contact Us
    Lehigh Regional Medical Center
    1500 Lee Blvd. Lehigh Acres, FL 33936
    (239) 369-2101