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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The UHC Orthopaedics Fairmont Location is Now Accepting Patients

Learn more about referrals and appointments scheduling by calling (304) 342-3500.

Fairmont Clinic Information

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.

WVU Medicine United Hospital Center (UHC)

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:


  • 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

“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.”

More Stories

“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

How to Get a Referral From Your Doctor

Not sure where to get started? We would love to help you talk with your doctor to start the referral process. Call 681-342-3500 to get started or ask questions. Remember, we are in this journey together.

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