About Our Facility

The physicians of Muir Orthopaediic Specialists believe good medical care is a result of mutual understanding, respect and trust.

In today’s fast paced world, we recognize the importance of communication and spend as much time as possible to provide information explaining condition and treatment options so that our patients can make informed decisions about their care.

Muir Orthopaedic Specialists Care Center

MOS Walnut Creek LocationOur 46,000 square foot Orthopedic Plaza houses the Sequoia Surgical Pavilion, which includes a comprehensive outpatient surgery facility, our Imaging Center, housing a leading edge MRI scanner; and the MOS Rehabilitation Center, a premier physical therapy facility.

Virtually all orthopedic musculoskeletal services a patient might need — doctor visits, imaging, surgery, and rehabilitation — are available under one roof at Muir Orthopaedic Care Center.

Appointments, Diagnosis, and Tests in the Clinical Area

The scheduling of our patient services is done in a coordinated and efficient way, so that appointments and testing may be accomplished within a matter of days. Your patient experience starts in the comfort of our Clinical Area where you will meet our staff and physicians and start the patient process. This central hub enables the physician to consult on-the-spot with other Muir physicians or specialists about your treatment. The convenience of our complete facility allows a quick visit to our in-house x-ray and casting departments if needed. State-of-the-art equipment and technical staff supply both patient and physician with these vital services.

Diagnostic Scans at the Imaging Center

Advanced technology, a highly trained staff and personalized attention make our Imaging Center a special place. Our comprehensive imaging services include:

  • MRI
  • X-Ray
  • EMG
  • Ultrasound
  • Discogram
  • Arthrogram

Noninvasive Surgery at the Sequoia Out-Patient Surgical Pavilion

The Sequoia Out-Patient Surgery Pavilion, located within the Muir Orthopaedic Care Center, provides patients with the most competent, compassionate and personalized care possible with four operating rooms fitted with the latest technical equipment and surgical instruments.

Spinal Diagnosis & Surgery at the Spine Center

Our Spine Center offers a comprehensive approach to complete spinal care with a multi-disciplined team consisting of orthopedic spine surgeons, physiatrists, pain management experts, psychologists, and physical therapists.

Our spine services include:

  • Artificial disc replacement
  • Cervical Laminoplasty
  • Cervical Discectomy
  • Kyphoplasty
  • Microscopic Discectomy (outpatient surgery)
  • Scoliosis treatment
  • Spinal fusion
  • Spine trauma, infection and tumor treatment

Rehabilitation & Physical Therapy at the Rehabilitation Center

Our Rehabilitation Center uses the latest technology in physical therapy, occupational therapy, aqua therapy and spine rehabilitation, with a special emphasis on our certified hand therapy program. Our quality staff is here to care for you and assist you with your complete recovery.

The goal of our hand therapy rehabilitation center is to help patients achieve the most functional use of their affected extremity by restoring range of motion, increasing strength and function, and reducing pain.

Our rehabilitation and physical therapy services include:

  • Alter-G unit gravity treadmill
  • MedX exercise equipment
  • BackStrong low back strengthening
  • McKenzie Spine Evaluation and Treatment
  • Heated Pool & Aqua-therapy
  • Repex treatment
  • EPIC Lift Capacity Evaluation
  • MTAP
  • Functional Movement Screens (FMS) for athletes and patients
  • Functional Training programs for Return to Sports

Non-Surgical Treatment of Injuries With our Physiatry Program

The Physiatry Program at the Muir Orthopaedic Care Center focus on restoring everyday function to our patients and treat a wide range of problems, including:

  • Sports injuries
  • Spinal disorders
  • Sciatica
  • Carpal tunnel syndrome
  • Repetitive stress disorders
  • Sore shoulders
  • Spinal cord injuries
  • Pain management

Our physiatry services include pain management with:

  • Bio Feedback
  • Pain Counseling
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Joint Injections
  • Selective Epidural Injections
  • Visco Supplementation Injections for knee arthritis