Blackstone Orthopedics & Sports Medicine, Foundry Orthopedics & Sports Medicine, South County Orthopedics, and West Bay Orthopaedics & Neurosurgery have joined forces to form the most comprehensive orthopedics practice in the state. And while our name has changed to Ortho Rhode Island, everything else remains the same: doctors, therapists, phone numbers and locations. Welcome!

Orthopedic Specialties

We treat all orthopedic injuries and diseases for patients of all ages and activity levels with advanced orthopedic techniques and technologies and an uncommon caring touch. It’s comprehensive musculoskeletal care that helps eliminate pain and brings our patients back to their version of normal.

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In-Office Imaging Services

Imaging gives us a clear view inside your musculoskeletal system to better inform your treatment. Our state-of-the-art technology provides the best imaging and our dedicated staff sees to your comfort throughout.

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Therapies Provided

Our full range of therapies and highly-trained therapists assist in your care from initial injury to complete recovery for a seamless treatment experience. We offer state-of-the-art on site facilities and individualized therapy programs based on your goals and injuries.

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Other Specialties

Orthopedic care isn’t always as black and white as an x-ray of a broken bone. Other considerations come into play, such as inter-related nerve issues and chronic pain. We’ve gathered the best specialists to work closely with our orthopedists and help address them.

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OrthoRI Now

With injuries, sometimes you can’t wait for an appointment. OrthoNowRI gives you an alternative to waiting in a crowded Emergency Room with same day access to Orthopedic Specialists for acute situations.

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We understand the toll a physical challenge can take, on your body and on your life. At Ortho Rhode Island, you’re in the best hands for healing with the most comprehensive musculoskeletal care in Rhode Island and southern New England.

World-Class Physicians
and Advanced Practitioners
Across RI and Southern MA
Therapists and Trainers
in Our Own Facilities
Affiliations with the Region’s
Most Prestigious Hospitals


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July 20, 2017 / Hand/Wrist


Within the wrist, there are eight small bones known as the carpal bones. Two of them, in particular, are subject to fractures that are often not painful enough to seek attention immediately after the injury. Furthermore, even when a patient does present acutely after such an injury, the fractures are often either not initially visible on x-rays or if they are, they are missed on the x-ray reading. To make matters worse, when these fractures are not diagnosed early, it becomes much more difficult to get them to heal later on.

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May 10, 2017 / News

ORI Physician Shares Expertise in Public Seminars

Dr. Anthony Mechrefe, an Ortho Rhode Island orthopedic surgeon, will be sharing his expertise with the public at a series of open seminars. He will discuss causes of ankle pain as well as non-surgical and surgical alternatives.

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July 13, 2017 / Back Pain

Bulges, protrusions and tears: When the lumbar disc matters

Back pain is second only to upper respiratory tract infection as the cause of visits to the doctor.   Sixty to 80% of people will suffer from low back pain in their lifetime. More than half of patients who seek treatment for low back pain will recover in one week and 90% will we recover within 1 to 3 months.

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