Dr. Ted Firestone

Theodore P. Firestone MD, F.A.C.S. is a board-certified orthopedic surgeon and founder of the Joint Replacement Center of Scottsdale.┬áDr. Firestone specializes in minimally invasive knee replacements and hip replacements. He sees patients at The Joint Replacement Center of Scottsdale, located at the Scottsdale Orthopedic Institute, and performs surgery at Scottsdale Healthcare Thompson Peak Hospital. In 2014, Dr. Firestone was once again named to the “Top Doc List” by Phoenix Magazine.

Dr. Firestone completed his fellowship in joint replacement surgery at Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, Maryland, before establishing The Joint Replacement Center of Scottsdale in September of 2006.

Some of Dr. Firestone’s credentials and accomplishments include:

  • Membership in the American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons
  • Service on the editorial board of the Journal of Arthroplasty since 1990
  • Presentations on original research at national meetings
  • Articles published in the Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery, a worldwide monthly peer review journal for orthopaedic surgery and research
  • A featured spot on the Emmy award-winning PBS show, The Latest Procedure – Anterior Hip Replacement Surgery
  • Being listed among Phoenix Magazines TOP DOCS for eight consecutive years, from 2006 through 2014

Knee Care Expertise

Dr. Firestone has helped thousands of patients recover from knee pain and return to a life of comfort and mobility. New patients can expect a thorough diagnosis and a care plan that is tailored to their unique needs and goals. Dr. Firestone always explores non-surgical options for treating knee pain but, if surgery is required, he is an expert in partial and total knee replacement. To provide patients with a knee replacement that offers the best fit, Dr. Firestone offers his patients ConforMIS Customized Knee Implants, which are designed individually for each patient using their own CT scan.

One of Dr. Firestone’s many satisfied knee replacement patients: