Meet Dr. Colin Penrose

We are excited to announce that Dr. Colin T. Penrose will be added to the Midwest Center for Joint Replacement surgeon team in the summer of 2022! Dr. Penrose was born in Minnesota and grew up in Arizona. He attended Stanford University where he completed dual degrees in biology and human biology, and a minor … Read more

Inpatient Hospital Receives 5-Star Rating for Quality

Each year, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services compare over 4,000 hospitals and rate them on a competitive five-star scale. This week, they published the Overall Hospital Quality Star Ratings and rated our inpatient facility, Franciscan St. Francis Health in Mooresville, with a 5-star hospital rating! Just 2.2% of the 4,599 hospitals earned a five-star rating in … Read more

Patient Story: Meet Dick

Indianapolis resident Dick Lutin is a patient of Dr. Carter‘s who underwent hip replacement surgery in August 2018. Dick loves being outdoors and doing his favorite hobby — fossil hunting — with his two daughters. When he suffered an injury to his hip, he slowly lost the ability to stay active and could no longer do the … Read more

MCJR Launches Pre-Op Program

Midwest Medical Services: Pre-Op Program Preoperative care is a vital piece of preparing for any joint replacement surgery. At MCJR, we do our best to understand your health history and mitigate any risks and complications that may arise. We also do our best to optimize every step of your journey, which is why we’ve just … Read more

Shore 2 Shore 2021 raises funds for Team Hope in Motion

The MCJR team partners with the not-for-profit medical services organization Team Hope in Motion. Team HIMS provides free surgical treatment for patients in Antigua, Guatemala. These patients suffer from debilitating bone and joint conditions, such as arthritis, and do not have access to medical care.  One week a year, our surgeon teams go to Guatemala and … Read more

Write a Review!

The four surgeons at Midwest Center for Joint Replacement standing in a line and smiling.

We love to hear feedback about your experience at MCJR! If you are interested, write surgeon reviews online: Facebook: Want to read or write surgeon reviews right now? Find your surgeon and select the website below: Dr. Michael Berend Healthgrades Vitals Dr. Wesley Lackey Healthgrades Vitals Dr. Joshua Carter Healthgrades Vitals Dr. Colin … Read more

Meet Dr. Wesley Lackey

Born and raised in Evansville, Indiana, Dr. Wesley Lackey attended Vanderbilt University where he earned a degree in Violin Performance and also fulfilled his pre-medical requirements. Then, he attended Indiana University School of Medicine in Indianapolis. During his time in Indianapolis, Dr. Lackey met Dr. Berend through their church, and they continued a friendship through the … Read more

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