Referring Physicians


Patients who have been in pain can get help for their knees, hips or shoulders. Dr. Robert Lucas, an orthopedic surgeon at Dignity Health Mercy Medical Group, specializes in total joint replacement, general fracture care, and complex shoulder reconstruction. He defines success as being able to return patients to an active, pain-free life.

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His Clinical Specialties include:

  • Bone Disorders and diseases
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Hip and knee disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Shoulder Diseases and disorders including fractures and dislocation

Specialty Procedures include:

  • Anterior Approach Total Hip Replacement
  • MAKOplasty
  • Minimally invasive joint replacement
  • Robotic-assisted Joint replacement
  • Shoulder Cartilage Treatment
  • Shoulder fracture and dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Replacement and replacement
  • Shoulder Resurfacing and Stabilizations

His goal is to perform minimally invasive procedures whenever possible in order to return patients to their normal lives, quickly and with little post-operative issues.

If you have a patient suffering from gynecological issues and feel Dr. Lucas’s techniques can help them on the way back to a healthy life, call him today.

Refer A Patient To Dr. Lucas

To speak with Dr. Lucas, call 916.970.3519.