Sports injuries occur when playing indoor or outdoor sports or while exercising. Sports injuries can result from accidents, inadequate training, improper use of protective devices, or insufficient stretching or warm-up exercises
Longview Orthopedic Associates (LOA) is a single-specialty medical practice devoted to orthopedic surgery and fracture care. Our skilled staff has more than 100 years of combined experience. Located in Longview, Washington, Longview Orthopedic Associates serves an area that includes approximately 100,000 residents.
I’d broken my leg at the ankle previously and had surgery done by another physician, but my mobility was limited. Dr. McLeod repaired the problem, and now I can walk! He did a good job and was very professional.
- Linda Schiller
I had foot surgery to correct a defect in the large bone that connects the big toe and ankle. The surgery went extremely well. Dr. McLeod was kind, patient, and professional. I would recommend him to anyone needing foot surgery.
- Patricia Britcher
Dr. Lauder is the best! I had both wrists done and would recommend him to anyone.
- Jeannie Kretlow
Dr. McLeod operated on my foot. He’s an amazing surgeon and has a great bedside manner.
- Toni Chandler Klopp
I saw Dr. McLeod for my foot pain. He listens, which I really appreciated.
- Toni Scholder
Dr. Kretzler replaced my left knee and did a partial replacement on my right. There is no one better.
- Mona Spence
Dr. Turner performed my bilateral knee replacement surgery. He took his time to explain what was going on and asked for my input. He is an awesome suregon, and the entire staff at LOA is great.
- Thomas Shipley, Sr.
Thanks to Dr. Kretzler for replacing both my hips. He is a great surgeon.
- Gayle Runyon
Dr. Turner did both of my knee replacement surgeries. He is an orthopedic genius.
- Pearline Webb
Dr. Kretzler has taken care of our entire family. He’s the best.
- Sandy Lindland
I have two great knees and a great shoulder thanks to Dr. Turner. He improved my quality of life for many years to come!
- Julie Wanderer
Dr. McLeod is wonderful. He was able to determine what was wrong with my foot, and I am now on the mend.
- Stephanie Squires-Ross
Dr. Kung is awesome! He did both my knees two years ago. I can now walk 18 holes on the golf course, and I’m planning to climb Mount St. Helens next summer.
- Rebecca Bell
Thank you to Dr. Kretzler for giving my husband a new knee. Dr. K is the best doctor ever.
- Dawn Flower
I recently had knee surgery by Dr. Kung. He is amazing and has a good bedside manner. The entire staff at LOA made me feel comfortable.
- Paulette Gillogly
I recently had a bad rotator cuff tear on my right side. I have a beautiful half-sleeve tattoo from my shoulder to my elbow, and Dr. Turner made the repairs in a way that preserved the tattoo. I am so grateful for the awesome job he did of putting me back together. Dr. Turner is the best!
- Shaina Mohme
Dr. Kretzler handled my total knee replacement. He is kind and understanding and an awesome surgeon. Dr. Lauder has performed thumb surgery on both of my hands, and he is also very good. Longview Orthopedic Associates is the only place I would go!
- Rhonda Garcia
Dr. Lauder did a great job on both of my thumbs. I highly recommend him to anyone who needs work done due to pain. He's a 5-star guy.
- Debra Horn
Dr. Lauder's work has allowed me to continue playing the piano with BOTH hands, something I have been doing for 48 years. I'm forever in his debt. Thank you, Dr. Lauder!
- David Wilson
Dr. Lauder handled both my carpal tunnel issues, as well as four trigger fingers. My hands are like new again, and I am forever grateful. Thank you, Dr. Lauder!
- Gloria McGillivary Tyler
Dr. Turner is a great surgeon and an outstanding man.
- Donna Woodard
Dr. Turner did my shoulder and knee surgeries and my dad’s knee replacement. He did a very good job, and I recommend him to everyone.
- Debbie Gunter-Severson
I broke my foot and shattered my leg to the knee. Dr. Turner repaired it, and I can now walk because of him.
- Pam Allen