February 15, 2022

Mountain Vista Medical Center Receives DNV Knee & Hip Replacement Program Certification

Mountain Vista Medical Center, a Steward family hospital, has been recognized as a DNV certified Hip & Knee Replacement Center. Certification as a Hip & Knee Replacement Center validates the hospital’s excellence across the spectrum of hip and knee replacement care, from diagnosis to treatment, rehabilitation, education and outcomes.

“This certification tells our community that we have the resources and commitment to provide the best possible care for Hip and Knee replacement,” said Damon Brown, Steward Health Care Arizona Market President and Mountain Vista Medical Center President. “It’s a combination of the right equipment, personnel and training to exhibit excellence in orthopedic surgery within the scope of Hip and Knee Replacement and related procedures. Achieving certification validates all the effort we have put into this program to ensure the health and safety of our patients.”

The DNV Hip and Knee Replacement Program Certification, based on standards set forth by and considering the guidelines of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons, recognizes program excellence in patient care and outcomes.

“Achieving certification shows commitment to excellence,” says Patrick Horine, CEO of DNV Healthcare USA, Inc. “It helps demonstrate to your community that you are performing at the highest level.”

For more information about Mountain Vista Medical Center and its orthopedic services program, please visit If you would like to make an appointment, please call (602) 553-3113.