Founded in 2005, OrthoCarolina is one of the largest orthopedic practices in the United States. The practice has a staff of more than 70 physicians that include orthopedic surgeons, physiatrists and physician assistants. OrthoCarolina has a staff that has fellowship training in specialty areas, such as foot and ankle, hand, hip and knee, pediatric orthopedics, shoulder and elbow, and spine and sports medicine. Its capabilities include surgical and nonsurgical treatment of injuries and disorders of bones, joints, muscles, ligaments, nerves, tendons and other soft tissues of the body for patients of all ages. OrthoCarolina maintains locations in Gastonia, Huntersville, Matthews, Monroe, Pineville, Mooresville and Shelby, N.C.