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Orthopedics: Bone & Joint Health

Dr. Anthony Villare and orthopedic physician assistant Melissa Messer provide comprehensive, local diagnosis, treatment and rehabilitation for:

  • Carpal tunnel release
  • Fracture repair
  • Knee replacement
  • Hip replacement
  • Shoulder arthroscopy and repair
  • Knee arthroscopy and repair
  • Tendon repair
  • Rotator cuff repair

Orthopedic Surgery Team

Dr. Anthony Villare orthopedic surgeon
Orthopedic Surgery
Melissa Messer orthopedics

New Robotic-arm Assisted Technology for Total Knee & Total Hip Replacement

Beginning early in 2020, qualified knee and hip replacement patients with have a truly advanced surgical option. Our Mako Robotic-arm assisted technology allows surgeons to create a patient-specific 3D plan and perform joint replacement surgery using a surgeon-controlled robotic-arm that helps the surgeon execute the procedure with a high degree of accuracy. This option is now available to qualified total knee and total hip replacement patients at Upland Hills Health.

More about Mako Robotic-Assisted Technology
Mako robotic assisted hip replacement

While traditional knee and hip replacement surgery remains highly effective, total joint replacement with Mako Robotic Assisted technology has certain advantages for qualified patients. It allows surgeons to create an extremely accurate 3-D plan and execute the surgical replacement with a high degree of accuracy. If knee or hip replacement is in your future, be sure to ask your surgeon about the Mako Robotic option.

Mako robotic-assisted technology for knee replacement

Does my insurance work with Upland Hills Health?

It’s one of the most common questions our patient financial services experts get.

Most people are surprised to learn that Upland Hills Health works with a wide range of health plan and PPOs. We are an independent, nonprofit healthcare organization, always pursuing additional insurance carriers that service our communities.


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