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  • After thorough inquiries searching for an Orthopedic Surgeon on the Western Slope, it was without any doubt that I chose Dr. Rainer. With his kindness and knowledge, he spent the time i needed educating me why my pain was so intense and suggested his solution. After a hip replacement and with tho...
  • I had my hip replaced by Dr. Rainer. He did an amazing job. He took the time to really listen to me and any concernes that I had. I feel he cares about his patients and their outcome. I would highly recommend Dr. Rainer and his entire staff.
  • After years of dealing with extreme pain when going from sitting to standing, waiting for the pain to subside before I could walk, I was referred to Dr. Rainer to see what he could do for me. After x-rays and consultation we agreed replacement of the left hip with a ceramic and medical grade plasti...
Comprehensive Care to Help Patients Recover Faster and Get Back to Doing What they Enjoy
William G. Rainer III, DO, - Hip & Knee Reconstructive Orthopedic Surgeon, Grand Junction, CO

William G. Rainer III,DOHip & Knee Reconstructive Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. Rainer is an orthopedic surgeon located on the Western Slope, Colorado. He primarily practices in Grand Junction, Colorado, at Western Orthopedics and Sports Medicine and operates at both Community Hospital and Canyon View Surgery Center.

Community Hospital
Partial & Total Knee Replacement
Partial & Total
Knee Replacement

Unicompartmental knee replacement is a minimally invasive surgery in which only the damaged compartment of the knee is replaced with an implant. It is also called a partial knee replacement.

Anterior Hip Replacement
Hip Replacement

Anterior hip replacement is a minimally invasive hip surgery performed to replace the hip joint without cutting through any muscles. It is also referred to as muscle sparing surgery because no muscles are cut enabling...

VELYS™ Robotic Assisted Solutions
VELYS™ Robotic
Assisted Solutions

Dr. William Rainer is the first in the state of Colorado to offer VELYS robotic assisted joint replacement for which he has had specialized training during fellowship for robotic joint replacement with additional certification uniquely for the VELYS procedure.
The VELYS robotic system improves precision and accuracy during surgery and specifically does not require additional CT scan preoperative imaging, which exposes patients to unnecessary radiation.

  • Lymphedema Is a Significant Risk Factor for Failure After Primary Total Hip Arthroplasty.

    Lymphedema is a chronic disease characterized by fluid buildup...

  • The Open Triradiate Cartilage: How Young Is Too Young for Total Hip Arthroplasty?

    There is, to our knowledge, no published literature regarding primary total hip arthroplasty...

  • Pelvic Tilt and the Pubic Symphysis to Sacrococcygeal Junction Distance: Risk Factors for Hip Dislocation Observed on Anteroposterior Pelvis Radiographs

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Grand Junction, CO 81505-USA


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