Updated Mask Policy

January 6th, 2022 To help ensure the safety of our community, patients and visitors will no longer be permitted to wear gaiter masks or bandanas as a mask. Cloth masks are still permitted but surgical grade or N95 masks are encouraged. The CDC recommends wearing masks that have at least two layers of fabric.  Those […]

Lancaster Orthopedic Group – Readers’ Choice Awards 2021 Winner!

We are honored to once again be voted as a Favorite in various healthcare categories in Lancaster Newspaper’s 2021 Readers’ Choice Awards. This year, we were voted #1 Foot and Ankle Practice, and voted a favorite in Orthopedic Care, Urgent Care, Sports Medicine, and Physical Therapy.  Thank you to all of our patients who take […]

LOG Voted a “Neighborhood Favorite” for the 2nd year in a row!

Lancaster County users of the website, Nextdoor, have once again voted Lancaster Orthopedic Group as a favorite of theirs. We are honored to be given this award for the second year in a row and are pleased to meet the orthopedic and physical rehabilitation needs of those in our local community!

August 5th, 2021 – Visitor Policy Update

In order to protect the health and safety of our patients and staff, we are restricting visitors until further notice.  Only patients who are under 18 may have someone accompany them, as well as elderly/dementia patients with cognitive/memory issues. Thank you for your patience and understanding.

LOG Voted “Best in Orthopedics & Physical Therapy”!

Readers of Susquehanna Style Magazine voted, and the results are in – Lancaster Orthopedic Group is #1! We are honored to take home the top spot in Orthopedics & Physical Therapy in their annual “Best Of” Awards. We are proud to serve our local community with top notch orthopedic care and rehabilitation services. Our providers […]

Vote For Us!

Vote for Lancaster Orthopedic Group in Lancaster Newspaper’s 2021 Readers’ Choice Awards! You can show your support for LOG in the following categories: Orthopedic Practice Physical Rehabilitation Center Sports Medicine Foot & Ankle Urgent Care Voting ends May 31st! https://steinmancommunications.secondstreetapp.com/Readers-Choice-Awards-2021/  

Ask The Doctor: Total Knee vs Partial Knee

Dear Dr. Zartman,      I have been told that I have arthritis of the knee and it is causing me to limp.  It mostly bothers me with an ache when walking or going up and down stairs. Lately I even have some pain while sitting and it sometimes bothers me at night now. I ’ve […]

Patient Warning: Online Bill-Pay Doxo.com

There is an online bill pay website called Doxo.com. While it appears to be affiliated with LOG, it is not. Doxo.com is third-party website that allows people to pay their medical bills via their site. However, doxo.com will charge patients extra fees, and LOG cannot control when we will receive the payment from doxo.com, possibly […]

Calcium, Vitamin D, & Your New Knee

Q&A with Dr. Gary Zartman Dr. Zartman,  I am considering a total knee replacement and have osteoporosis (low calcium in my bones). Can Calcium and Vitamin D help my new knee last longer? Answer: Yes. That is a very good question! First, a little biology and background info: Osteoporosis is a condition in which our […]

Cortisone & the COVID Vaccine

Cortisone and COVID Vaccination Timing No cortisone will be given two weeks prior to the COVID vaccination, or one week after.  This applies to the one dose, or either dose of the two dose vaccine. Please discuss the timing of your vaccination with your physician to ensure that your immune system functions well after receiving […]