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Ellis and Badenhausen Orthopaedics, PSC is proud to announce the opening of a new PHYSICAL THERAPY LOCATION in St Matthews

Physical Therapy

Our new PT office is located in the heart of St Matthews at 145 Thierman Lane. This location will be open Mon-Friday and can accommodate appointments between 7am-6pm. Please call 502-242-8444 to schedule for this location.

Welcome to Ellis & Badenhausen Orthopaedics

Ellis & Badenhausen Orthopaedics, PSC is dedicated to providing the Louisville community with the highest quality of orthopaedic service. We will ensure that patient care remains the focus of our medical practice by maintaining an experienced staff and by keeping on the forefront of medical technology and research. We believe there are three key components which are essential to providing the highest quality care.

Monday Morning Sports Clinic

Monday Morning Sports Clinic has Resumed

Saturday Fall Sports Clinic

During the fall athletic season there is a Saturday Sports Clinic for injured high school and collegiate athletes. No appointment is necessary; however due to Covid-19 restrictions, official plans for the 2020 Fall Sports Clinic are to be determined.

Health Care News

  • Femoral Component Revision of Total Hip Arthroplasty
    Source: Healio

    This article highlights the most common indications for revision after THA and offers recommendations for how to approach revision of the femoral component.

  • Physical Therapy is Best Choice for Pain Management
    Source: University of Kentucky News

    The CDC released guidelines in March 2016 urging prescribers to reduce the use of opioids in favor of safer alternatives in the treatment of chronic pain. Physical therapy is one of the recommended non-opioid alternatives.

  • Robotic Total Knee Arthroplasty: Surgical Assistant for a Customized Normal
    Kinematic Knee Source: Healio

    Robotic-assisted surgery aims to improve TKA by enhancing the surgeon's ability to optimize soft tissue balancing, reproduce alignment, and restore normal knee kinematics.

Recent Posts

  • Ellis & Badenhausen Orthopaedics PSC has named a new top executive.

  • Dr. Mark Smith and Dr. Michael Salamon named 2017 Top Docs

  • How a 3D printer could mean a breakthrough for joint-replacement surgery


Dr. Rudy J. Ellis
Sports Medicine Center

The Dr. Rudy J. Ellis Sports Medicine Center was established in 1981 to provide treatment for a variety of musculoskeletal injuries including rehabilitation after orthopedic surgery.

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