Orthopedics (alternate spelling: orthopaedics) is the field of medicine specializing in treatment of injuries and diseases of the musculoskeletal system. The musculoskeletal system gives your body structure and makes movement possible. This complex system includes your bones, joints, ligaments, tendons, muscles and nerves.
Graybill is proud to offer the services of orthopedic surgeon Dr. Kevin Lee Metros, FAAOS. Dr. Metros is able to treat and manage musculoskeletal problems using surgery alone or in combination with other therapies, including medication, exercise, rehabilitative therapy, and prevention.
Dr. Metros is one of the few orthopedic surgeons in North San Diego County who specializes in minimally invasive anterior approach hip replacements using the Hana® table. Additional services include:
- Patellofemoral (partial knee) resurfacing
- Total shoulder replacement
- Unicompartmental knee replacement
- Wrist and hand procedures including carpal tunnel release
- Small joint procedures