When choosing a sports medicine specialist, Charleston patients have continuously turned to Lowcountry Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine. They choose this lowcountry practice because of fast access, innovations in technology, and much more.

Fast Access

When a patient needs fast access to feeling better, Lowcountry Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine (LCO) is the perfect choice. They provide the latest treatments and technologies with the ability to use the hospital of patient’s choice. Lowcountry Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine provides seven convenient locations across the Charleston area and provides fast access to appointments when patients call in pain. The freestanding ambulatory Surgery Center adjacent to Lowcountry Orthopaedics office on Springview Lane in Summerville provides an efficient, cost-effective alternative to the traditional hospital stay. Committed to meeting the highest standards for quality care and patient safety, Lowcountry Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine’s Surgery Center is accredited by the Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care, Inc. (AAAHC).

Privately Owned

Rooted in the Lowcountry for over 40 years, Lowcountry Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine specializes in orthopaedic surgery and pain management in the Charleston, SC area. Among Charleston’s leading and longest standing orthopaedic groups, founded by Dr. Joel R. Cox, Jr. in 1975, LCO offers the most advanced comprehensive orthopaedic care in the region. The specialists bring a team of highly trained and experienced physicians to diagnose and treat all conditions related to sports injuries, the hip & knee, spine, hand and foot & ankle.

Charleston’s Choice

From elite athletes to weekend warriors, patients choose to get back in the game with Lowcountry Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine. Many of our physicians can be spotted on the sidelines of local sporting events and are often interviewed as experts in the sports medicine field. Lowcountry Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine also hosts Black and Blue Clinics for injured athletes at the new Clements Ferry Road location. These clinics are held every Friday and Saturday mornings during football season. The LCO team is consistently voted Charleston’s Choice for Best Pain Specialists and Best Orthopedic Surgeon and Mom’s Choice. No matter what age, sport or ability, the Lowcountry Orthopaedics team treats every patient like a professional athlete. They provide the most advanced sports medicine techniques with the utmost attention to customer service. This translates to truly developing a relationship with sports medicine patients and partnering with the patient in feeling better, fast.

Leading the Way with Innovations

Lowcountry Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine invests in technologies that improve the ability to return patients to an active lifestyle without pain. For example, LCO is among the first to provide outpatient joint replacement in an outpatient surgery center for patients interested in fast forwarding to feeling better without a hospital stay. In addition, the team keeps investing and training in new treatments and innovations for patients, such as the robotic-assisted total hip, partial knee and total knee replacement surgery and 3D printing to design an implant and set of instrumentation that match precisely to each individual patient’s knee. Lowcountry Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine is award winning and locally-owned with 7 locations across the Lowcountry. Enjoy fast access to appointments and the latest orthopedic treatments and technologies by choosing Lowcountry Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine. For more information, 843-797-5050, LowcountryOrtho.com