Orthopedics & Sports Medicine

107 E. Chestnut St. Suite 106 Rome, NY 13440


Trust your hometown team to get you back into action!
Whether you’re a star athlete or a casual golfer, we understand your sense of urgency to get back into the action. Our goal is to help you regain your function and mobility while alleviating pain so you can enjoy the things you love to do.

Rome Health's orthopedic surgeons listen attentively to your needs and goals. We combine that awareness with our medical expertise in order to construct the most personalized treatment plan for you. Surgical and non-surgical treatments are available in Rome, including therapeutic injections.

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General Orthopedics

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Total Joint Replacement

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Sports Medicine

  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Adult reconstructive surgery of the knee, hip and shoulder
  • Arthroscopic Surgery
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Disorders of the knee
  • Bunions
  • Sports Related Injuries
  • Bone fracture repairs (ORIF)
  • Workers' Compensation
  • Bone fracture repairs (ORIF)
  • Workers' Compensation
  • Concussion Management

SOS Hip and Knee Joint Replacement Specialists Here

At Rome Health, we partner with the best out there because we believe great healthcare should be within reach of each and every member of our community. Syracuse Orthopedic Specialists (SOS) perform hip and knee total joint replacement procedures at Rome Health for the convenience of patients.  

Sports Medicine

Ryan Thachen-Cary, MD, MSc
Primary Care Sports Medicine
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Dr. Thachen-Cary treats a wide variety of conditions and injuries involving muscles, tendons, ligaments and bones that do not require surgery.   Some of the more common conditions treated include:

  • Osteoarthritis 
  • Tennis and Golfer’s elbow
  • Ankle sprains
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Biceps tendonitis
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome/“Runner’s Knee”
  • Greater Trochanteric Bursitis/Gluteus Medius Tendonitis
  • Patellar Dislocations
  • Specialized evaluation for sports-related concussions

Specialized Procedures

  • Ultrasound-guided joint and soft tissue injections
  • Platelet-rich plasma (PRP) injections
  • Trigger point injections for myofascial pain
  • Joint, cyst and hematoma aspirations
  • Hydroplasty for adhesive capsulitis/”frozen shoulder”
  • Sclerotherapy for recurrent bursitis
  • Electrodiagnostic studies to assess the health of nerves and muscles

We gladly accept all insurances. To schedule an appointment, please call (315) 338-9200.

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