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Welcome to Samaritan Orthopedics - Luis Vela, DO

Located in Corvallis, Oregon, we provide comprehensive orthopedic treatment and sports medicine for the shoulder to hand. Whether you are a top-notch athlete with an injury or someone who just wants to get back to living without pain we are here to help.

Our staff consists of surgeons, physician assistants and physical therapists who take a team approach to caring for our patients from diagnosis to recovery.

Additionally, our staff has a special interest in treating overhead and throwing athletes and have treated many local athletes – high school and collegiate. Our team has a unique partnership with the OSU baseball team and treats the OSU baseball athletes.

Our goal is to help you get back on the road to recovery through the most minimally invasive procedure possible.

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Samaritan Orthopedics - Luis Vela, DO 3620 NW Samaritan Drive, Suite 201 Corvallis, OR 97330
Hours:
Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Elbow

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In the elbow, arthroscopic procedures include removing bone fragments and debriding spurs or inflamed tissue. Elbow reconstruction is performed for injuries that include ulnar collateral ligament tears (Tommy John Surgery) and distal biceps tendon repair.

Hand

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Sports injury of the hand can include fractures and dislocations, and ligament tears. Other common injuries include carpal tunnel syndrome, trigger finger and de Quervain’s disease.

Shoulder

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The most common sports-related shoulder injuries can be treated arthroscopically such as rotator cuff tears and labral tears for SLAP lesions or instability.

Wrist

X-ray of wrist
Arthroscopic treatment for injuries of the wrist can involve stabilizing torn ligaments, cartilage repairs, and fixation of fractures of the scaphoid and the distal radius.

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Treating Beaver Baseball Athletes 

Dr. Vela Teams up with OSU Baseball

Oregon State University baseball coach Pat Casey appreciates the care both he and his players receive from orthopedic surgeon Luis Vela, DO. Learn more by watching a video to hear about Coach Pat Casey’s experience with Dr. Vela.