This is where…
Experience Goes Bone Deep

Get relief from joint and muscle pain at United Hospital Center where you’ll have access to some of the nation’s top specialists in orthopaedics, neurosurgery, spine, and rehabilitation.

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Evening and Saturday Appointments Now Available

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Get relief from joint and muscle pain at United Hospital Center where you’ll have access to some of the nation’s top specialists in orthopaedics, neurosurgery, spine and rehabilitation.

Evening and Saturday Appointments Available Beginning January 2018.

United Orthopaedics and Spine Center

Welcome to the Bruce Carter United Orthopaedic and Spine Center where you’ll have access to a wide range of musculoskeletal physician services.
About the Center

The new facility supports and enhances the most advanced musculoskeletal care in the region.

Treatments We Provide

At United Orthopaedics and Spine Center, you’ll have access to experts in shoulder and hand surgeries, adult hip and knee replacement, sports medicine, rehabilitation, elbow, and ankle problems. Our team focuses on safe post-surgical treatment options that provide you with pain relief, reduced side-effects, and faster recovery.

We treat the following disorders:

Full Body

  • Musculoskeletal injuries
  • Scleroderma – Fusions for rheumatoid arthritis, degenerative arthritis or post-traumatic arthritis
  • Artificial joint replacement


  • Carpal tunnel syndrome
  • Congenital hand deformities
  • Ganglion cysts (hand)
  • Trigger finger

Lower Body

  • Hip replacement surgery
  • Knee replacement surgery
  • Meniscus repair (knee / reconstructive)
  • Congenital hip dysplasia

Sports Medicine

  • Pain management
  • Strength Conditioning

Upper Body

  • Shoulder disorders – Rotator cuff injury
  • Tennis elbow
  • Artificial joint replacement


  • Nerve decompression surgery
  • Brachial plexus injuries

Why We Chose
United Hospital Center

Patient Testimonials

Watch Rocco’s Story
Dr. Courtney’s Patient
“After knee surgery, the fatigue in my leg stopped. I was more mobile… with everything I went through for it, it was well, well worth it.”

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Our Orthopaedic Specialists at United Hospital Center are board certified, fellowship-trained surgeons in shoulder, hand, hip, and knee surgery as well as sports medicine and adult reconstructive joint surgery.


This is Why…
You Should
Choose UHC

We promote the use of minimally invasive techniques-small incisions, less pain, and faster recovery.
Meet the Specialists


“I think when you embrace what you do and embrace the people around you, you’ll go that extra mile to deliver care.”
Christopher D. Courtney, DO : Adult Reconstructive Joint Specialist


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227 Medical Park Drive
Bridgeport,WV 26330
(681) 342-3500
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