The Best Possible Care
The mission of The Joint Care Center at Landmark Hospital is to provide our patients with the best possible treatment, by a highly skilled and compassionate health care team, using the most advanced instrumentation available, in a surgical setting that is second to none.
How it Began
The Joint Care Center concept was formulated by William K. Kapp, III, MD, MS, FAAOS. Dr. Kapp is the founder of the Landmark Hospitals system and serves as Chairman/CEO of the multi-state organization. Dr. Kapp is a board-certified orthopaedic surgeon and a Fellow in the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, licensed to practice in Illinois, Missouri, Texas and Georgia. His 24+ years of experience have taken him from the operating room to the board room, with several prestigious leadership roles included. Read more about Dr. Kapp.
The Joint Care Center at Landmark operates under the supervision of Medical Director Robert J. Zehr, MD, an orthopedic surgeon with 30 years of experience in complex joint reconstruction and rehabilitation, who specializes in hip and knee surgeries through his private practice at Zehr Center for Orthopaedics. Dr. Zehr’s surgical leadership includes serving as the Executive Director, Chief of Staff and Head of Orthopaedic Surgery of the Cleveland Clinic during its tenure in Naples. Dr. Zehr also serves as the CEO/Medical Director of Seaside Surgery Center, Southwest Florida’s fist, and only, surgery center designed for same-day total joint replacement. Dr. Zehr is a consulting surgeon for Arthrex, Inc., a global medical device company and leader in new product development and medical education in orthopedics. Download Dr. Zehr’s CV.
The surgical and administrative staff at The Joint Care Center at Landmark are the area’s top medical professionals.