Orthopedics, Spectrum Health West Michigan

Spectrum Health Medical Group Orthopedics Opens Clinic in Rockford

Accepting patients with sports-related or work-related injuries and more

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich., Nov. 18.2020 – To address a growing demand in northern Kent County, Spectrum Health Medical Group Orthopedics – Rockford is now open at the Spectrum Health Integrated Care Campus in Rockford. Three Spectrum Health orthopedic specialists are accepting appointments to treat work- and sports-related injuries, pain from arthritis, hand and wrist injuries, sprains, fractures and more. In addition, the clinic will offer rehabilitation for hand therapy patients.

“We’re bringing expert orthopedic care closer to home at our new orthopedic clinic now open at our Rockford campus. This new clinic allows us to provide more patients with comprehensive care and state-of-the-art treatment and rehabilitation options so patients can resume normal activities as quickly and as pain-free as possible,” said Dr. Jason Slaikeu, vice president and interim department chief of Spectrum Health Medical Group Orthopedics.

The providers at the Rockford location, 8501 Meadow Creek, are:

  • Daniel Hess, MD, orthopedic hand and upper extremity surgery
  • Jacob Reisner, DO, orthopedic sports medicine, non-surgical
  • Emily Card, PA, orthopedic hand and upper extremity surgery
  • Lindsey Show, OT, outpatient rehabilitation

Anyone who would like to schedule an orthopedic appointment or change an existing appointment to this location may call 616.267.8860. Hand therapy patients should call 616.267.9200 to schedule an appointment.


Spectrum Health System, a not-for-profit, integrated health system, is committed to improving the health and wellness of our communities. We live our mission every day with 31,000 compassionate professionals, 4,600 medical staff experts, 3,300 committed volunteers and a health plan with more than 1 million members. Our talented physicians and caregivers are privileged to offer a full continuum of care and wellness services to our communities through 14 hospitals, including Helen DeVos Children’s Hospital, 150 ambulatory sites and telehealth offerings. We pursue health care solutions for today and tomorrow that diversify our offerings. Locally-governed and based in Grand Rapids, Michigan, our health system provided $550 million in community benefit in calendar year 2019. Thanks to the generosity of our communities, we received $37 million in philanthropy to support research, academics, innovation and clinical care. Spectrum Health has been recognized as one of the nation’s 15 Top Health Systems by Truven Health Analytics®, part of IBM Watson HealthTM.

Beth Cranson
Media Relations
Office: 616.391.2603
Mobile: 616.540.0813
Email: elizabeth.cranson@spectrumhealth.org