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Best in the Midlands* for Joint Replacement

  • Joint Replacement Excellence Award™ 2013-2019
  • Five-star Recipient for Total Knee Replacement 2012-2019
  • Five-star Recipient for Total Hip Replacement 2019
  • Five-star Recipient for Hip Fracture Treatment 2015-2019
  • Top 10% in the Nation for Joint Replacement for five years in a row (2013-2019)

Newberry Hospital is pleased to have the best joint replacement program in the Midlands, and we have exceptional people, our doctors, nurses, physical therapists and staff to thank. A concerted effort to deliver safe, high-quality orthopedic care assures each patient of exceptional care and optimal results.

In fact, a HealthGrades® report found that patients treated at a five-star rated hospital experience a 73% lower risk of mortality and a 63% lower risk of complications compared to one-star rated hospitals.


Comprehensive Care for Bones and Joints

We offer the most advanced minimally invasive surgical and non-surgical orthopedic procedures for adult and pediatric patients. Our services include:

  • ACL reconstruction
  • Arthroscopic knee, shoulder, ankle, and hand surgery
  • Back and neck surgery
  • Back and neck pain management
  • Carpal tunnel syndrome
  • Cartilage transplants
  • Fracture care
  • Hip, knee, elbow, and shoulder joint replacements
  • Sports medicine


Our Orthopedic Specialists

Newberry Hospital is pleased to have the specialists of Palmetto Bone & Joint on our medical staff. This exceptional team includes four orthopedic surgeons and two physical medicine and rehabilitation specialists who specialize in the non-surgical treatment of bone and joint issues, including back pain. All six are Board Certified in their disciplines and offer the complete range of orthopedic services. Click on the names below to see their complete bios.

Palmetto Bone & Joint has a Newberry office in the Self Professional Building adjacent to the hospital. Visit Palmetto Bone & Joint for more information on the practice and to schedule an appointment.


Dr. Giridhar Gundu, Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Specialist

Dr. James Loging, Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. Philip Milner, Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. Bill Owens, Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. Jacquelyn Van Dam, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Dr. Mark Wilson


Back-On-Track Program


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Samuel Davis

Samuel Davis, MD

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Orthopedic Surgery

Mark Wilson

Mark Wilson, MD


Orthopedic Surgery

Giridhar Gundu

Giridhar Gundu, MD

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Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Phillip Milner

Phillip Milner, DO

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Orthopedic Surgery

James A. Loging

James A. Loging, MD

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Orthopedic Surgery

Jacquelyn Van Dam

Jacquelyn Van Dam, MD

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Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation