Address: 2808 S 143rd Plz Omaha, NE 68144 View Map
Phone: (402) 609-1600

About Us

OrthoNebraska is the orthopedic surgery provider Omaha relies on. OrthoNebraska, formerly known as OrthoWest and Nebraska Orthopaedic Hospital, has several locations throughout Omaha and surrounding communities and is the area's largest group of musculoskeletal subspecialists. U.S. News has named OrthoNebraska Hospital - located on 144th & West Center Road - the #1 place for orthopaedics in the State.  With highly-skilled orthopedic surgeons that specialize in various surgery types including sports medicine, joint replacement, spine care, and more, you can trust that you’re in great hands at OrthoNebraska. Call (402) 609-1600 today to start working with our incredible team.

OrthoNebraska FAQ

As a patient, do I have a choice to have my orthopaedic surgery at OrthoNebraska or do I have to go where my doctor says?
Every patient has a choice in where they would like to have their surgery. It's no different at OrthoNebraska. When you and your physician are discussing where to have your surgical procedure, request to have it done at our hospital.

Where can I find OrthoNebraska services?
OrthoNebraska Hospital and the main clinic location is at 144th & West Center Road - near the Oakview Mall. However, you can find OrthoNebraska clinics throughout Omaha, Council Bluffs, Bellevue, Fremont, Blair, Norfolk and Fairfax, Missouri. For a list of locations, hours and phone numbers, visit

If I am having an inpatient surgery, what should I bring?
Patients who are scheduled for an overnight stay at OrthoNebraska can bring anything you would usually need for an overnight stay at a hotel. If you forget something, please let your nurse know. We have many toiletry items on hand for our patients. We will do our best to make sure you have everything you need to make it feel like your home away from home.

Does the hospital have wireless internet? Can I bring my laptop with me?
Wireless Internet access is available to patients, families and visitors of the hospital. This service is available in the main and upper lobbies of the hospital, as well as patient rooms on the second floor. You are more than welcome to bring your laptop to use our wireless network. Your laptop will need to be an 802.11b-compatible wireless Ethernet adaptor (also called Wi-Fi compliant).

Can I have a guest stay overnight at the hospital with me?
Yes! We allow one overnight guest to stay with you in your room overnight. More information is available in our Patient Information section.

What are the hours?
OrthoNebraska Clinics have scheduled appointments between 8AM and 5PM Monday through Friday. However, for after hours care, the OrthoNebraska Emergency Room on 144th & West Center is open 24/7 to care for all emergencies and the Orthopaedic Urgent Care is open seven days a week and until 9pm on weekdays.


Licensed as an acute care hospital by the State of Nebraska, OrthoNebraska is fully accredited by The Joint Commission. The Joint Commission is the premier credentialing and accrediting organization within health care. Earning the Gold Seal for full accreditation from The Joint Commission means that as a hospital we meet the highest standards for patient care. In addition, the hospital has disease specific certification from The Joint Commission for Total Hip and Total Knee Replacement.

The hospital is also certified by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid services. This means the hospital is able to provide care for individuals who participate in these government sponsored programs.

OrthoNebraska specializes in the diagnostic, surgical, non-surgical and rehabilitative needs of persons with musculoskeletal conditions. Our facilities are state-of-the-art and focused on high quality, cost effective care with an unmatched patient experience.

Many of our surgeons sub-specialize and have completed fellowships in a variety of areas including: sports medicine, joint replacement, hand and upper extremity, problems of the foot and ankle, and spine care. They are supported by providers, physical therapists and rheumatologists from a variety of other specialties including: internal and family medicine, cardiology, pathology, radiology and anesthesiology. These physicians assist with your care during your entire stay. In addition, area physicians may use the facility for other specialty surgeries relating to their patients.

Our Services

Specialties - At OrthoNebraska, our physicians are dedicated to the complete care of you, our patient. They are specialty-trained and can provide the best care for treating just about every bone and joint pain, strain, tear or break in your body.


Additional Services - All ancillary services at OrthoNebraska work closely with your physician, as well as your primary care doctor, to provide a quick diagnosis and treatment options.