Addressing COVID-19

As we continue to react to the COVID-19 pandemic, we are committed to providing orthopedic care to the community while also keeping our patients and staff safe.

We Are Open & Offering Patients:  

  • Elective Surgeries*
  • In-Office Visits with Safety Measures
  • Telemedicine Appointments
  • Physical and Occupational Therapy

*Surgery changes being made due to the current surge of COVID-19 are as follows:

As of September 27th, we are beginning to reschedule surgeries at Sacred Heart Riverbend Hospital in the order they were canceled. If this applies to you, you will receive a call from our surgery scheduling department to offer the next available date.
McKenzie Williamette Medical Center is continuing to operate with minimal availability. They are accommodating Urgent, Emergency, and minimal instances of Same Day Discharge elective surgery at this time.
Thank you for your understanding and patience.
In-person Total Joint classes have been CANCELED until further notice. If you are scheduled for pre-op lab work and the Total Joint class, please continue with your re-op labs and EKG as scheduled. A link for a Virtual Total Joint Class can be found here.
The Slocum Surgery Center and The Day Surgery Center at Riverbend are continuing to operate with no change at this time.

Continue to visit this page to view updates and changes. If your surgery is impacted by hospital capacity you will be contacted with a cancelation notice as soon as we are provided that information.

The Slocum Center for Orthopedics & Sports Medicine thanks you for your patience and your support during this time.

We are here to help you start your journey back to doing what you love to do! Receive care for all your orthopedic needs! Schedule your appointment today!

You can review our safety measures for in-person appointments by clicking HERE.

To learn more about the services we are providing our community during this time, please use the links below.