Dr. Hearon is committed to delivering the best possible orthopaedic care to his patients using nonoperative methods and the latest proven surgical techniques. As a fellow of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS), his practice philosophy is consistent with the Principles of Medical Ethics and Professionalism advocated by the AAOS. The tenets of his practice philosophy are as follows: (1) Provide individualized, patient-centered care. (2) Educate and empower patients. Patients and family members are educated regarding diagnosis and treatment options. (3) Conservative treatment first. Elective surgical treatment for non-emergent orthopaedic problems is always the option of last resort. (4) Establish realistic expectations. Patients should thoroughly understand the expected results of treatment. (5) Optimize care delivery. Care is delivered in a compassionate manner, respecting the patient and patient privacy at all times.
Dr. Bernard Hearon, MD is an orthopedic surgery doctor who practices in Wichita, KS. He is 65 years old and has been practicing for 40 years. Dr. Hearon is affiliated with Wesley Medical Center and Kansas Surgery and Recovery Center.