Full-Service Orthopaedic Care

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As a leading Hilo, HI, orthopaedic specialist, Dr. Matsuura’s goal is to provide every patient with high-quality orthopaedic care to get patients back to a healthy, active lifestyle. Dr. Matsuura offers state-of-the-art orthopaedic procedures using the latest technology with the least invasive approach possible to optimize recovery. This includes arthroscopic surgery to treat joint-related problems, knee and shoulder reconstruction, foot and ankle surgical procedures, and fracture surgery. As a sports medicine and trauma specialist, Dr. Matsuura performs hundreds of surgeries each year to repair debilitating injuries. As an orthopaedic specialist who is keenly familiar with senior care issues, Dr. Matsuura excels at performing joint replacement surgery and non-operational management for a host of medical conditions. Whether you’ve suffered from a traumatic injury, work-related injury, sports injury, or an orthopaedic condition, Dr. Matsuura will care for you.

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Get the Pain Relief You Deserve

There is no reason to live in the discomfort of an orthopaedic medical condition or injury today. Advancements in technology and techniques for shoulder, knee, and hip joint replacement surgery have allowed many people to experience a new lease on life following surgery. With Dr. Matsuura’s extensive experience and cutting-edge equipment, he offers the latest technological advances in total joint replacement surgery so that you can be assured of the best possible outcome. Dr. Matsuura will guide you through all of the processes to help you get back to optimal health as quickly as possible.

We invite you to consult with Dr. Matsuura and share in a mutually rewarding experience.

In Office X-ray Imaging

Dr. Matsuura offers the convenience and time saving benefit of in office imaging for his patients. Diagnostic images are produced using newly acquired, state-of the-art digital equipment that requires less radiation to generate higher quality images in half the time of his old equipment. Patient safety is enhanced by the reduced levels of radiation emitted, and diagnostic capability by the increased precision from new digital technology.

Orthopaedic care for musculoskeletal injuries, diseases and conditions


  • Aches, pain and weakness: fingers, hand, wrist, arm, elbow, shoulder, toes, ankle, leg, knee, thigh and hip (no Spine nor Neck)
    • Sports related: trauma, non-contact injury, overuse and repetitive use, poor body mechanics
    • Arthritis, degenerative joint disease related
    • Work-related
    • Accident related
  • Broken bones, sprains and strains
  • Tumors and masses
  • Abnormalities
  • Amputations/lacerations
  • Infections of the bone, joint and soft tissue 


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  • In-office x-ray: new digital x-ray system installed in December of 2018
  • Review MRI, CT scans, and imaging from other facilities
  • Musculoskeletal examination

Treatment and Care

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  • In-office wound care, fracture care and casting, joint manipulations, injections, prescriptions, durable medical equipment

  • Conservative treatment: therapy, exercises, stretching, anti-inflammatory prescriptions, durable medial equipment (DME)

  • Education and self-management counseling

  • Surgical procedures (both outpatient and inpatient):
    - Sports medicine and arthroscopic surgery
    - Joint Replacement & Reconstruction
    - Hand - Wrist
    - Foot - Ankle
    - Trauma surgery
    - Fracture Care
    - Post-operative Care and Rehabilitation