NEW! Dr. Johnson has a new video with a great testimonial from Jan Poulin

NEW! Barry Bickley, MDTop Doctor in 2017
Castle Connolly Medical Ltd published its regional list of Top Doctors to help consumers find high quality health care providers .Dr. Bickley was nominated by his peers from a pool of 150,000 nominations. This distinction of “Top Doctor” is earned by only 10% of physicians in their medical specialty in their geographic region, and considered physician leaders within their communities. Press Release.

NEW! Dr. Pamela Jones: recognized for exemplary care and commitment by Lawrence General Hospital Associate Vice President, “…Pamela, you set the bar high for all of us and we can’t thank you enough for all you do to our patients and our community every day…” Read complete story here.


NEW! You can now pay your bill online using one of two methods:
Register to use our Online Bill Pay though our Patient Portal. Register here

Use our Quick Pay. All you need is your “Bill Pay Code” and amount due from your statement. Pay here.

Few Words About Us

You don't become the area's finest orthopedic facility overnight. We have been working towards this goal for over 30 years. Learn why your neighbors and friends visit us for help.

Our Services

We specialize in bone, muscle and joint issues. Whether you have an injury due to an accident, paticipating in a sport, age- or work-related, we can help. We have may in-house services.

Doctors & Staff

We are the leader in orthopedic services in the Merrimack Valley. Our physicians are experts in their respective fields and our support staff are all highly-qualified.

Questions & Answers

You have questions and we have the answers. Our physicians and staff answer many on this site. Look here first, we may have already answered your question.

Over 30 years of health Care to tHE Greater merrimack Valley Area

Associates in Orthopedics  has been caring for patients in Massachusetts and Southern New Hampshire for over 30 years. We provide diagnostic, medical and surgical management of a wide variety of musculoskeletal conditions including fractures, arthritis and joint replacement. Our specialties include: trauma to arms or legs, arthroscopic surgery to shoulders, elbows, wrists, knees, and ankles, hand and upper extremity surgery, microscopic surgery and carpal tunnel surgery.

We also perform non-surgical treatment of tendonitis, bursitis, arthritis, and other orthopedic problems.

As a leading provider of orthopedic services, our physicians are experts in their respective fields, and our support staff is highly-qualified and committed to the total patient experience.  We are affiliated with Merrimack Valley Hospital, Haverhill, MA, Holy Family Hospital, Methuen, MA and Lawrence General Hospital, Lawrence, MA.  So, put your mind at ease and call us today at our office in Haverhill or North Andover, MA.