Orthopaedics


The orthopaedic services you need . . . close to home!


Whether you are suffering from a sports injury, arthritis or any other bone, joint or muscle condition, Gibson General Hospital orthopedic services provides a wide range of services to meet your needs.

In partnership with Orthopaedic Associates, surgical and non-surgical procedures are combined with high-quality inpatient treatment, outpatient care, and rehabilitation with a goal of getting you active again as soon as possible.

To help you receive the quality orthopedic care you need close to home, we offer services in the following specialties:


Foot and Ankle
Hand and Wrist
Shoulder and Elbow
Joint Replacement - Knee and Hip
Orthopedic Trauma
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Sports Medicine

To schedule an appointment with one of our orthopaedic doctors, call 812-424-9291 or toll-free at 800-264-1208.


Our Physicians

Dr. Dennis Beck graduated from the Indiana University School of Medicine, and completed his general surgery internship, orthopaedic surgery residency and orthopaedic trauma fellowship at the University of Louisville School of Medicine.

He joined Orthopaedic Associates in 2003 and is board-certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, and specializes in general orthopaedics and total joint replacement. He is one of the few surgeons in the area performing anterior hip replacement.

Dr. Daniel Emerson graduated from the Indiana University School of Medicine, and completed his orthopaedic surgery residency at Madigan Army Medical Center at Fort Lewis in Tacoma, WA.

He joined Orthopaedic Associates in 2011 and is board-certified with a subspecialty certificate in orthopaedic sports medicine by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery. His interests include general orthopaedics, trauma, total joint replacement, shoulder and knee surgery and sports medicine.