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.
Palomar Health Medical Group – Graybill’s Orthopedic Surgery Team members are able to treat and manage musculoskeletal problems using surgery alone or in combination with other therapies, including medication, exercise, rehabilitative therapy, and prevention. The ultimate goal is to help each patient find the treatment plan that will best help him or her return to an active and functional life.
The Orthopedic Surgery Department is located at 225 E. 2nd Avenue, Suite 260, Escondido, CA 92025. Phone: (760) 738-7224. Fax: (760) 738-6138. Business hours* are 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday (closed 12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.) *Physician appointments are available 9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., depending on the physician’s surgical schedule.