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Welcome to NorthShore Orthopedics in Maui

Welcome to NorthShore Orthopedics in Wailuku, HI

For more information, contact us or schedule an appointment online! We serve patients from Wailuku HI, Lahaina HI, Kahului HI, Kihei HI, Launiupoko HI, Olowalu HI, Wailuku HI, Kula HI, Makawao HI, Paia HI, Wailea HI, Haiku HI and Waihee-Waiehu HI.

Fax: (808) 244-6746

OUR FEATURED SERVICES

OUR FEATURED SERVICES

When you experience chronic pain or inflammation as the result of an injury or deformity of the musculoskeletal system, you deserve an orthopedic doctor with the experience and understanding necessary to provide you with the best possible care. At NorthShore Orthopedics in Wailuku, HI, our certified orthopedic specialists can help you understand your condition and discover a truly reparative treatment plan that will address your needs and help you live a life free from chronic orthopedic pain.

About NorthShore Orthopedics

At NorthShore Orthopedics, we are committed to providing each of our patients with the individualized attention and care they deserve. We understand the importance of providing our patients with relief from chronic pain, so they can enjoy their lives to the fullest. No one has time for pain in their joints that keeps them from spending quality time with friends and family, or that requires them to miss days at work. Our doctors have dedicated themselves to the diagnosis and treatment of orthopedic concerns in patients of all ages, so they can provide you with the healing and relief you need and deserve.

Dr. Charles Soma, MD at NorthShore Orthopedics in Wailuku, Maui, HI

Meet Dr. Charles Soma, MD

Dr. Charles Soma, MD at NorthShore Orthopedics in Wailuku, Maui, HI

Meet Dr. Charles Soma, MD

When should I see an orthopedic surgeon?

There are many reasons you may seek the help of a doctor who specializes in orthopedic concerns. Some of our patients have suffered sports injuriesfractures or sprains, or have developed arthritis. Our doctors have the experience you need when seeking orthopedic treatment, and they can provide you with the insight and understanding necessary in order to develop a customized treatment plan that will heal your joints and help get you moving. We are proud to offer patients on the Hawaiian Islands find relief from the chronic pain that can negatively impact their daily lives. You deserve to enjoy your life, whether that means playing sports with friends, playing with your grandchildren, surfing or hiking on the weekends. No matter what your level of physical activity or the extent of your injury, our doctors can help you find a path towards a happier and healthier life.

What are the different types of orthopedic care?

Orthopedic care can take many forms. For some patients, lifestyle changes and physical therapy rehabilitation can help retrain damaged muscles and tendons and build strength in weakened joints. We are also proud to offer platelet-rich plasma (PRP) injections that can stimulate the body’s natural healing response in order to support faster recovery than ever before. Our doctors understand that every patient they treat is unique and will require a treatment plan that is tailored to their needs. At NorthShore Orthopedics, we believe in taking the time to appropriately evaluate your condition, so that we can make precise recommendations regarding your care. We believe that surgical intervention and long-term use of prescription medication should be a last resort whenever possible.

5 STAR REVIEWS

Dr. Soma performed a very complex hip operation on my husband. It is due to his fine surgical skills that my husband is walking again…. Marti K.

5 Star Reviews - NorthShore Orthopedics in Wailuku, Maui, HI

INDEPENDENT
MEDICAL EXAMINATION

Dr. Soma performed a very complex hip operation on my husband. It is due to his fine surgical skills that my husband is walking again…. Marti K.

5 STAR REVIEWS

Dr. Soma performed a very complex hip operation on my husband. It is due to his fine surgical skills that my husband is walking again…. Marti K.

5 Star Reviews - NorthShore Orthopedics in Wailuku, Maui, HI

INDEPENDENT
MEDICAL EXAMINATION

Dr. Soma performed a very complex hip operation on my husband. It is due to his fine surgical skills that my husband is walking again…. Marti K.

Why choose NorthShore Orthopedics?

If you or a loved one is struggling through orthopedic pain and needs a qualified specialist who can provide the care and understanding you need, call NorthShore Orthopedics in Wailuku, HI today. We offer comprehensive orthopedic care for patients with a wide range of conditions and are committed to helping our patients enjoy their lives every single day. Don’t struggle through chronic pain without support; let our doctors help you achieve the relief you deserve from chronic pain and inflammation. Our practice offers appointments 4 days a week and serving patients from Wailea, Kihei, Hana, Lahaina, Kaanapali, Lana’i, Moloka‘i, Oahu, Kaua’i, and Hawai’i Island.

FRACTURE DIAGNOSIS AND CARE
A fracture is a break or crack in a bone that occurs when the bone cannot withstand the amount of force being placed on it. A fracture is usually the result of trauma, a fall or a direct blow to the body. The severity of a fracture usually depends on the force that caused the break. A bone may be completely fractured or partially fractured in several different ways. Treatment for fractures may include a splint, cast or surgery, depending on the severity and location of the break.

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KNEE ARTHROSCOPY
Arthroscopy is a minimally invasive procedure that allows doctors to examine tissues inside the knee. During an arthroscopic procedure, a device known as an arthroscope is inserted into a small incision in the knee. Through this tube, a thin fiberoptic light, magnifying lens and tiny video camera are inserted, allowing the doctor to examine the joint in great detail. Arthroscopy may be a diagnostic procedure following a physical examination and imaging tests such as MRI or CT scans or X-rays. It may also be used as a method of treatment to repair small injuries in the knee.

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SPORTS MEDICINE
Sports medicine is a subspecialty of orthopaedics that deals with the prevention, diagnosis, treatment and rehabilitation of injuries suffered during athletic activity. The goal of treatment is to heal and rehabilitate injuries so patients can quickly return to their athletic activities. Participating in sports places wear-and-tear on the body, and can lead to orthopaedic injuries. Athletes are susceptible to injuries that include stress fractures and chronic pain, as well as tearing or stretching of internal structures. Treatment for these conditions can involve surgery, orthotics, physical therapy and rest.

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FRACTURE DIAGNOSIS AND CARE
A fracture is a break or crack in a bone that occurs when the bone cannot withstand the amount of force being placed on it. A fracture is usually the result of trauma, a fall or a direct blow to the body. The severity of a fracture usually depends on the force that caused the break. A bone may be completely fractured or partially fractured in several different ways. Treatment for fractures may include a splint, cast or surgery, depending on the severity and location of the break.

More Details

KNEE ARTHROSCOPY
Arthroscopy is a minimally invasive procedure that allows doctors to examine tissues inside the knee. During an arthroscopic procedure, a device known as an arthroscope is inserted into a small incision in the knee. Through this tube, a thin fiberoptic light, magnifying lens and tiny video camera are inserted, allowing the doctor to examine the joint in great detail. Arthroscopy may be a diagnostic procedure following a physical examination and imaging tests such as MRI or CT scans or X-rays. It may also be used as a method of treatment to repair small injuries in the knee.

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SPORTS MEDICINE
Sports medicine is a subspecialty of orthopaedics that deals with the prevention, diagnosis, treatment and rehabilitation of injuries suffered during athletic activity. The goal of treatment is to heal and rehabilitate injuries so patients can quickly return to their athletic activities. Participating in sports places wear-and-tear on the body, and can lead to orthopaedic injuries. Athletes are susceptible to injuries that include stress fractures and chronic pain, as well as tearing or stretching of internal structures. Treatment for these conditions can involve surgery, orthotics, physical therapy and rest.

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PATIENT REVIEWS & FEEDBACK

PATIENT REVIEWS & FEEDBACK

5 Star Reviews - NorthShore Orthopedics in Wailuku, Maui, HI

Was referred to Dr. Soma for a wrist fracture. Was able to get an appointment immediately and the office staff was very pleasant to work with…

Vicki K.

5 Star Reviews - NorthShore Orthopedics in Wailuku, Maui, HI

Dr. Soma performed a very complex hip operation on my husband. It is due to his fine surgical skills that my husband is walking again…

Marti K.

5 Star Reviews - NorthShore Orthopedics in Wailuku, Maui, HI

This Doc really knows how to take care of his patient! From start to finish,. dealing with Dr. Soma and his staff is a very pleasant and professional experience…

Ron G.