Surgery Center

Flagler Hospital’s comprehensive Orthopedic Surgery Center features an expert surgical team, orthopedic-certified nursing staff and specially trained physical therapists who all work together to achieve optimum outcomes for patients. Pre-surgery education classes are offered to knee and hip replacement patients, helping to clarify expectations and speed recovery times. Flagler Hospital has also been recognized with the Healthgrades Orthopedic Surgery Excellence Award and the  Joint Replacement Excellence Award for 3 years in a row (2016, 2017, 2018). Surgical Specialties offered at Flagler Hospital include:

  • Sports Medicine
  • Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Pain Management
  • Podiatry
  • Spine Surgery


MRI services are offered at both of our North Florida locations. Our Philips high field imaging systems produce superior quality diagnostic images with ACR accreditation. All patient scans are read by board certified radiologists, specially trained in musculoskeletal and neuroradiology.

Our MRI team of certified MRI Technologists has over twenty five years of experience which includes lead technologist/manager, Deanna Swann RT (R)MR and Paige Nierengarten RT(R)MR. We have a short bore (tunnel) MRI, which is more patient friendly and much less confining than the traditional MRI and music is available.

acr-radiologyOrthopaedic Associates of St Augustine is proud to state that we meet the highest standards of accreditation by the American College of Radiology.