Utah Bone & Joint Center is conveniently located centrally in the valley right across the street from the IHC flagship hospital, Intermountain Medical Center. The Utah Bone & Joint Center is the regions premier orthopaedic group providing specialized patient care. This is a group of sub-specialized orthopaedic surgeons who are concerned about each patient and providing the highest standard of care for their patients. They work together and with other medical specialists to accomplish this goal. They are all eligible to be or are certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery and are members of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons. The Utah Bone & Joint Center offers to the patients can choose their own doctor for their treatment form the center. It gets more experience and can stay informed of all the available methods of treatment and uses them frequently. This brings the very best care and optimal recovery to patients as a patient. Hospital offer to the patients care with insurance as well secondary opinion form others doctors it they want. If also offer to the students to join as a practitioner. It is estimated that 21 million Americans suffer from some form of osteoarthritis, and as the population continues to grow older, the incidence of this disease will increase dramatically. Any joint in body can become arthritic. Injuries, overuse, obesity, genetics, or simply normal wear and tear may contribute to the loss of cartilage in the joint. Currently, there is no “cure” for OA; there are, however, many treatment options available. Medications, physical therapy, and surgery are three options to the patients and to the doctors. The current research will be, scientists may discover a way to “regenerate” damaged or worn cartilage. Until then, the best treatment is prevention.