20 years of providing orthopedic care for people of all ages
Dr. Alfred Faulkner is a board-certified orthopedic surgeon who specializes in orthopedic trauma, fracture reconstruction, and joint replacement surgery. Orthopedic conditions affect the musculoskeletal system, such as bones, muscles, joints, nerves and ligaments. For over two decades, Dr. Faulkner has helped patients in Michigan to regain functionality in their knees, hips, shoulders, elbows, wrists and feet. He combines excellent surgical skills with compassionate care so that his patients may once again have full mobility.
Foot and ankle injuries are common in sports and activities that require a lot of running or jumping. Common injuries affecting the feet and ankles include the following:
Elbow, wrist and hand injuries are common in racquet sports, contact sports like football or hockey or sports like tennis and golf that require repetitive movements. Common injuries include the following:
Total knee, hip or shoulder replacement are common surgeries used to treat damaged joints with prosthetic parts intended to help sufferers regain mobility and function. Common joint replacement surgeries include:
Some sports injuries are classified as traumatic, meaning they occur from sudden trauma like a collision or a fall. Other injuries are chronic and develop from overuse. Common sports injuries treated include:
If you have an orthopedic condition, it may take a tremendous toll on your happiness, productivity and overall quality of life. Dr. Faulkner is fellowship trained in orthopedic trauma surgery and specializes in treating conditions related to:
Physical therapy is rehabilitative treatment for patients whose mobility and flexibility have been impaired. Dr. Faulkner teams with top local physical therapists to ensure his patients restore functionality following their orthopedic surgeries. Each patient receives a customized physical therapy plan that incrementally improves range of motion and improves strength in the targeted area. Patients who forego physical therapy are more likely to reinjure themselves. Under a physical therapist’s supervision, recovery is both safer and quicker.
21031 Michigan Ave,
Dearborn, MI 48124 Phone: (313) 277-6700
1201 E Michigan Ave,
Jackson, MI 49201 Phone: (517) 205-1431