Our Optum Orthopedics department provides both surgical and non-surgical treatment of musculoskeletal disorders.  Our robust team of fellowship trained specialists are here to answer all of your questions in an effort to find the best treatment for your condition.  The team is trained in the treatment of all areas of Orthopedics including sports medicine, joint reconstruction, shoulder, elbow, hand, wrist, and trauma surgery. Our specialists provide comprehensive Orthopedic services ranging from diagnostic imaging and rehabilitation, to Orthopedic surgery with state-of-the-art technology.  Our highly experienced Orthopedic & Hand team works together to provide you with the quality care that you expect and deserve.  Our physicians offer evaluation, treatment, non-surgical and surgical services for people of all ages.  When possible, our skilled surgical team uses minimally invasive techniques to lessen your down time, so that you can get back to living the life you love!

Call today to schedule your same or next day consultation at our centrally located Journal Center: 1-505-342-8400

Orthopedics clinics

Clinics Providers

Orthopedics - Journal Center - Closed

5150 Journal Center Blvd., NE, (2nd Floor)

Albuquerque, NM 87109

Allman, Kirk, PA-C
Beckenbaugh, Jeffery, DO
Laudicina, Laurence, MD
Sacoman, Damen, MD, Lead Physician

Orthopedics information

Commonly treated conditions: Our procedures include:

  • Athletic / Sports Injuries
  • Occupational Injuries
  • Fractures / Dislocations
  • Ligament / Tendon Injuries
  • Tendonitis / Bursitis
  • Arthritis / Arthritic Conditions
  • Knee Pain
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Hip Pain
  • Distal Radius Fractures
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Soft tissue conditions - Tumors, Cysts, Burns, Skin Grafts, and Scars

  • Total Joint Replacement
  • Partial Knee Replacement
  • Knee Replacement Revision
  • Total Hip Replacement
  • Anterior Hip Replacement
  • Total Shoulder Replacement
  • Total Shoulder Reversal
  • Arthroscopic Surgery (knee, shoulder, elbow)
  • Rotator Cuff Repair
  • Bicep Tenodesis at Shoulder
  • Stabilization for Shoulder Dislocation
  • Meniscus Repair or Removal
  • ACL Reconstruction
  • Cartilage Repair
  • Fracture Surgery
  • Joint Preservation Surgery
  • Hip Labral Repair
  • Tennis Elbow
  • Distal Bicep Repair
  • Injection Therapy
  • Cast / Splint Application and/or Removal
  • External Fixation Device Removal
  • Fluoroscans
  • Foreign Body Removal
  • Laceration Repair
  • Pin Removal
  • Wound Debridement


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