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Joseph Yacisen, D.O. 

Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine 

Dr. Yacisen is the owner and orthopedic surgeon for SOS.

He treats patients in the Gratiot, Isabella, Clare, Saginaw and the surrounding areas.

Our Philosophy of Care:

At SOS our primary focus is helping patients resume their normal activity level, whether it is high-level sports or restoring comfort and function for activities of daily living.

" I offer patients both surgical and non-surgical treatment options, while taking advantage of the latest technological options that have been made in the field of joint replacement, arthroscopic surgery." - Dr. Yacisen.

Let us get you back to what you love:

     At SOS we have an     extensive experience in                Sports Medicine.

We Also Specialize in:

Total Joint Replacement of the

Knee, Hip, Shoulder, Thumb

and the Hand.


         Nichole Shuff, PA-C

 Orthopedic Physician Assistant

Nichole is an Orthopedic Physician

Assistant treating patients along the

side of Dr. Yacisen in the Gratiot,

Isabella, Clare and surrounding


" I want to be a caring and compassionate provider for all of our patients. I feel it is important to listen to the comments and concerns of each patient and treat them based on their individual needs." - Nichole

Sports Medicine & Arthroscopic Surgery:

- Microfracture Technique/ ACL


- Utilizing the Newest Technology


- Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome

- Rotator Cuff/Impingement


- Labral Tears

What You Need to Know 
Before Choosing a Surgeon:

- Knowing the right questions to ask.

- When is the right time to have surgery.

- Exploring non-invasive alternatives.

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