Specializing in Minimally Invasive
Joint Replacement & Arthroscopic Surgery

Offering patients the most complete orthopedic care.

Bone and Joint Specialists Orthopedic Surgeons

Offering the latest orthopedic surgical advances

Bone and Joint Specialists Orthopedic Surgeons specialize in the diagnosis and treatment of bone, joint, tissue, muscle, ligament, and nerve disorders, involving the hip, knee, shoulder, occupational medicine, and joint replacement.

Bone and Joint Specialists Orthopedic Doctors, Bartholomew and Kohen are excited to offer the minimally invasive “Signature” Custom Knee Replacement. They were among the first orthopedic surgeons in Michigan to perform this procedure.

Dr. Bartholomew, Shoulder Specialist

Dr. Richard Bartholomew

Dr. Richard Bartholomew is pleased to offer the new “Custom Shoulder Replacement.” He is among the first in the U.S. and the first in Michigan to offer this exciting new technology! Dr. Bartholomew also performs a new and exciting shoulder replacement technique called the Reverse Shoulder Arthroplasty. Dr. Richard Bartholomew is an expert on shoulder and knee reconstruction, including minimally invasive procedures, arthroscopic surgery, and joint replacement of the shoulder and knee.

Dr. William Kohen, Orthopedic Surgeon of the Hip and Knee

Dr. William Kohen

Dr. William Kohen has particular expertise in reconstructive surgery of the hip, knee, and shoulder; including minimally invasive surgery, arthroscopy, and joint replacement of the knee, hip, and shoulder. Dr. Kohen also offers Hip Resurfacing. A less invasive procedure for hip replacement.

Philip Schmitt, D. O., Orthopedic Surgeon: Hip and Knee Specialist

Dr. Philip Schmitt

Dr. Philip Schmitt is currently the third busiest surgeon for Hip Resurfacing in the country. He has years of experience in Joint Replacement of the hip and knee; including minimally invasive surgery, MAKOplasty® Knee, and arthroscopy of the knee and hip. Dr. Schmitt also offers the minimally invasive Birmingham Hip Resurfacing.

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Our Latest Procedures

  • Hip Resurfacing A recently FDA approved procedure instead of traditional Total Hip Arthroplasty

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Wonderful Care from Bone and Joint Specialists Testimonial -Sue H

“Thank you once again for the wonderful care I received from you and your staff. The new shoulder felt great. I could snorkel with the best of them!”

Bone and Joint Specialists Patient Testimonial-Marty

“I am loving my new Birmingham Hip. I am back to doing activities I didn’t think would be possible again. You and your staff are very compassionate and caring.”

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