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Ortho Rhode Island’s Makayla Clarke Honored with Athletic Trainer of the Year Award

Makayla Clarke, ATC/LAT, was named Rhode Island Athletic Trainers Association (RIATA) Athletic Trainer of the Year at the Joint Conference of RIATA and the Athletic Trainers Association of Massachusetts (ATMA). The award recognizes those who are actively involved in their community or campus, athletic training associations and promotion of the profession. “Makayla was nominated based […]

FREE Pre-Participation Sports Physicals for RIIL Student Athletes

Appointments are encouraged, but Walk-Ins are welcome. Thursday, July 26th at Ortho RI East Greenwich & Monday, July 30th at Ortho RI Providence

Ortho RI makes the Top Docs list – twice!

ORI is proud to have two of our own surgeons on RIMonthly’s 2018 Top Docs in Orthopedic Surgery list, as voted by their peers. Dr. Robert C. Marchand and Dr. Anthony Pierre Mechrefe are truly outstanding in their field.

Ortho RI Surgeon Leading the Way in Opioid Epidemic Initiative

PROVIDENCE, R.I. – (BUSINESS WIRE) – Drs. Henry Cabrera and Michael Bradley ease pain without opioid side-effects. There are very few societal issues that have caught widespread attention more than the opioid crisis. For years, opioid-based drugs have been administered to patients during and after surgery for their effectiveness in eliminating pain. But the negative […]

ORI Occupational Therapist Hosts Free Public Seminars on Arthritis

The Arthritis Foundation estimates 31 million Americans suffer from osteoarthritis. Casey Ashby, OT, an Ortho Rhode Island Occupational Therapist in the practice’s West Bay office, will address the issue at a seminar open to the public called, Living with Arthritis Pain.

ORI Was Courtside During URI’s Big Weekend Win

Ortho RI – whose physicians serve as URI team doctors – joined over 7,950 fans cheering on as URI defeated in-state rival Providence College for the first time in 7 years. Ortho RI also enjoyed great exposure during the game with on-court and scorers table signage. Go Rams!

Ortho RI Specialist Addresses Injury to Boston Celtics All-Star.

Our very own Dr. Matthew Plante (Ortho RI Foundry Division) spoke to ABC news about the recent ankle injury to Celtics All-Star Gordon Hayward. Watch it here

Ortho RI Express Provides Immediate Orthopedic Care–Saving Emergency Room Time, Hassles, and Costs

Ortho RI, Rhode Island’s largest orthopedic care provider, offers patients with orthopedic injuries a better alternative to care through its Ortho RI Express immediate care centers. With fall sports just starting and winter around the corner, injuries needing immediate attention are bound to happen.

Bringing Advanced Technology to Rhode Island Patients

With better surgical outcomes as the goal, Ortho RI strives to stay in the forefront of emerging technology, such as robotics. Most recently, their leading robotic joint replacement surgeon, Robert C. Marchand, MD, launched a Robotic Joint Replacement Institute to offer the most advanced and comprehensive treatment for partial knee replacement, total knee replacement and total hip replacement patients.