PORT HURON, Mich., July 30, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- In an independent ranking provided by Blue Cross Blue Shield, Orthopedic Associates of Port Huron ranks number one out of 243 orthopedic practices in the state for quality and cost assessments.
Rankings for quality and cost assessments are determined by the average cost of care, peer evaluations, the number of primary diagnosis lower back pain patients who received an imaging study, the rate of generic medicines dispensed and the number of patients who received a high-tech imaging study, such as an MRI or CT scan.
"Orthopedic Associates of Port Huron is proud to be recognized as the top orthopedic practice in providing the highest quality of care at the most affordable cost," says Practice Administrator Carrie McLean. "This ranking is a testament to continuing to provide this exceptional level of care to the residents of Port Huron and the surrounding areas."
For more information about Orthopedic Associates of Port Huron, please call (810) 985-4900.
Orthopedic Associates of Port Huron is St. Clair County's largest orthopedic practice, with eight specialists trained and skilled in treating the bones, joints and muscles within several areas of the body. The doctors' areas of expertise include ankle, back, elbow, foot, hand, hip, joint replacement, knee, neck, osteoporosis, pain management, physical medicine & rehabilitation, shoulder, spine, sports medicine and wrist. Orthopedic Associates of Port Huron proudly provides sports medicine coverage for several area athletes and teams. For more information on the practice and its doctors, visit www.oaph.com.
SOURCE Orthopedic Associates of Port Huron