5,881 Patient Ratings South Bend Orthopaedics measures patient satisfaction to help ensure we are holding ourselves to the highest standards. The satisfaction rating presented below is an average of all responses to care provider-related questions on our nationally-recognized survey. Learn more.
After dealing with a specialist who didn't seem to give my concerns much consideration, Dr. Biever zeroed in on my problem in less than two minutes!
South Bend Orthopaedics has focused on providing every patient the best orthopaedic care available. A Tradition of Excellence in Orthopaedics is our mission, and is reflected in our relationship with the University of Notre Dame. South Bend Orthopaedics has provided the orthopaedic surgeons for their athletic department since 1949.
While it requires additional training for the surgeon, the benefits of minimally invasive surgery to the patient are significant. By reducing the length of the incision, there is less disruption to muscles and ligaments which makes for a faster and less painful recovery. Most of our patients are home the same day.
While you may be able to use watchful waiting for simple back or neck pain, other symptoms like numbness or weakness in a leg or arm need to be seen within 48 hours by a spine specialist to prevent these symptoms from becoming permanent. Click to view our Symptom Chart to understand your symptoms and when to see a doctor.