Surgeons, Clinics, Home Care
Advanced Home Care® is a full service home care agency owned and operated by a physician and her family. The professional management staff includes experienced Registered Nurses with decades of experience in home care.
Dr. Derek Farr is a board certified orthopedic surgeon who has been practicing orthopedics in Ocala, Florida since 2008. Prior to that, Dr. Farr was living in Boca Raton, Florida. He completed an orthopedic sports medicine fellowship with the Miami Heat in 2006.
Dr. Eddie El-Yussif made Metropolitan Detroit his home in August of 2009, when he joined the the medical staff of Henry Ford Macomb Hospital in Clinton Township. Raised in Fairfax County, Virginia, Dr. El-Yussif graduated with honors from The University of Virginia, received his medical degree at The Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences, and completed his residency in Orthopaedic Surgery at Garden City Osteopathic Hospital (Garden City, MI), an affiliate of Michigan State University.
Dr. Edward Stolarski is a board-certified orthopedic surgeon with advanced training and interest in minimally invasive hip and knee replacements, as well as complex revisions. Dr. Stolarski also welcomes those who have had their joints replaced and are now having problems. He enjoys the complexity and challenges of problematic joint replacements.
James J. Verner, M.D., is certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery. He has special interest and training in joint replacement surgery of the hip and knee including minimally invasive techniques. Dr. Verner has been a staunch supporter of the X10 Knee Recovery System™ since it was first introduced in Michigan in 2010.
Dr. Cochran is a fellowship-trained orthopedic surgeon, specializing in hip, knee and shoulder surgery. His treatment philosophy: “Alleviating the source of soft tissue inflammation restores function joint movement and relieves pain. Patients deserve education and involvement before and after surgery, so they can resume daily living activities. I embrace the Hippocratic Oath – 'First, do no harm' – and this approach to care is a covenant between each patient and me.”
Jeffrey H. DeClaire, M.D. is a board certified and fellowship trained orthopaedic surgeon. Dr. DeClaire has practiced orthopaedic surgery in Rochester, Michigan for more than 20 years. He is the Co-Founder and President of the DeClaire LaMacchia Orthopaedic Institute. Dr. DeClaire specializes in the treatment of disorders and injuries of the knee.
Dr. Jospeh Salama is an orthopedic surgeon with special interest in total-joint replacement as well as industrial-related injuries. He has been in private practice in the Detroit metropolitan area since 1980. His association with Birmingham Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine began in 2000. Dr. Salama is an active participant in the Orthopaedic Residency Training Program of Wayne State University.
Meredith C. Heisey practices general orthopedics. Her areas of interest include sports medicine, arthroscopic and reconstructive knee, shoulder, elbow surgery, hip arthroscopy and care of the female athlete.
Richard H. Rothman, M.D., Ph.D. received his Ph.D. Degree in Anatomy at Thomas Jefferson University in 1965. He has practiced Orthopaedic Surgery in Philadelphia since that time founding the Rothman Institute, which is one of the country’s largest academic orthopaedic departments and serves as Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery at Thomas Jefferson University Medical School.