Why live in pain? 

Independence and mobility are things we take for granted — until joint pain steals them away. When you start feeling pain on your backswing or have difficulty picking up your little ones, it’s time to seek out treatment. North Shore Medical Center offers the latest technology to help repair or replace your joints. You will find it easier than ever before to avoid long hospital stays and painful recoveries so that you can return to enjoying life’s simplest pleasures pain-free. 

A pain-free life 

Since people are staying healthier and more active later in life, it’s important to be mobile and independent without chronic pain. Knee pain can be caused by everything from arthritis to injury. North Shore uses some of the most updated technology and medical expertise to get you back on your feet and moving again. 

Need to find a doctor for your pain? 

If that nagging pain you’ve been trying to ignore is keeping you from the things you love, it may be time to see a doctor. If you aren’t quite sure who to call, our online Find a Physician tool can connect you with a doctor that works for you. 

Back & Spine

More than 80 percent of people have experienced back pain at some point in their lives, which means there’s a good chance you’re one of them. But many don’t seek treatment until the pain becomes too much to bear. Don’t wait. You shouldn’t have to live with back pain, and the earlier you act, the more we can help.

Joint Replacement

Some joints are beyond rehabilitation. If you're moving in pain, learn about how joint replacement can get you back to doing the things you love.

Foot & Ankle

Foot and ankle pain have you wincing through each step? You don't have to walk in pain. Learn about our approach to foot and ankle care.

Sports Medicine

From sprains to concussions, our sports medicine team is committed to getting you safely back to the playing field.


If you want a more in depth look at some of the orthopedic conditions we treat, you can read about some common conditions here.


We want you to know that we understand your pain, and we want you to know that we have the experience and the know-how to help treat it.

Tests & Procedures

We offer some of the latest in tests & screenings to help diagnose your injury, and create a plan for recovery. Learn about them in our Health Library.

Orthopedic Rehab

First, it's about treating what's causing you pain. Then it's about working with you to help get you back to your normal life. Meet the rehab program at North Shore Medical Center.

Health Library

When answers are difficult to find and you’re not quite sure where to turn, you need a place that knows your questions, and offers many of the answers. We call it our Health Library, where with the click of a mouse you gain access to symptom checkers, common conditions, recent health news, and almost everything in between. Did we mention the healthy recipes?