As a fellowship-trained hip and knee joint replacement surgeon, Dr. Aaron Forbes has extensive training in less-invasive surgical techniques and protocols geared toward rapid recovery, to get you back on your feet faster. His expertise includes a wide variety of advanced procedures and techniques to promptly and effectively diagnose and treat orthopedic injuries and conditions of the hip and knee.
"Dr. Forbes joins us with a wealth of knowledge and skill in helping patients to return to their active lifestyles," says Paul M. Lombardi, M.D., practice president of Tri-County Orthopedics. "We are thrilled to welcome him to our expert team of doctors. He will make an excellent addition to our practice and community.”
Following his medical schooling and residency, Dr. Forbes underwent extensive specialty training by completing a fellowship in adult reconstruction and joint replacement surgery at the highest-volume joint replacement center in California, the prestigious Hoag Orthopedic Institute (HOI).
When asked why he went into orthopedic surgery, Dr. Forbes said, “I enjoy building relationships with patients and seeing them make significant improvements in their mobility and quality of life. I am committed to upholding the highest standards in patient care, and I aim to partner with my patients and their other doctors to achieve the best outcomes possible. Using advanced perioperative protocols and the latest orthopedic technology, my goal is to optimize outcomes and speed recovery.”
Dr. Forbes’ procedural expertise includes:
- Anterior Approach Total Hip Replacement
- Total Hip Replacement
- Partial Hip Replacement
- Revision Hip Replacement
- Total Knee Replacement
- Partial Knee Replacement
- Revision Knee Replacement
- Fracture Care