Welcome to the Finest Orthopedic Clinic in Aruba. The mission of the Ortho Clinic Aruba is to provide the finest level of orthopedic care on the island by the diagnosis, correction, prevention, and treatment of patients with issues related to the bones, joints, muscles, ligaments, tendons, nerves.
We at Ortho Clinic Aruba believe you deserve to be happy and be able to perform your day-to-day life activities with comfort. Therefore, whether you are a professional athlete who has been injured, a child with muscular dystrophy, or an adult with chronic knee pain, joint pain, arthritis, or osteoporosis, and more, Ortho Clinic Aruba is your best option.
All our Orthopedic surgeons are affiliated with the Dutch Orthopaedic Association (NOV) and Dutch Board Certified and members of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS).
Dr. Haime, an Aruba native, has been working on the island since 1995. He graduated from the Amsterdam Medical Centre with a medical degree. He moved to the United States for a fellowship in Total Joint Arthroplasty after finishing his residency at the University of Amsterdam. In 1995, he returned to Aruba.
Dr. Kuiken is a Dutch Orthopedic surgeon who earned his medical degree from the University of Groningen. In 2014, he completed his residency at the University Medical Center Groningen (UMCG) and affiliated institutions to become an orthopedic surgeon. Dr. Kuiken moved to Aruba with his family in 2016 after working as an orthopedic physician in the Netherlands for two years.
Dr. Hoenders began working on Aruba in 2018. She received her education at the University of Groningen’s Medical School in the Netherlands. Her residency was split between the University Medical Hospital of Groningen (UMCG) and the Groningen Martini Hospital. Her thesis, “Microorganisms and inflammation in the long-term aseptic loosening process of total hip implants,” was completed in 2008. She completed a two-year Paediatric Orthopedics fellowship after completing her orthopedic surgery training (UMCG). Dr. Hoenders and her family moved to Aruba after completing her fellowship.
She treats patients of all ages and has a passion for helping people get back to the things in life they enjoy most without wrist pain.
Our physicians are the distinguishing feature of the Orthopedic Clinic Aruba. They are board-certified orthopedic surgeons and pain management specialists who genuinely care that every patient who walks through our doors is treated with dignity and receives the finest possible care.
All Orthopedic surgeons are affiliated with the Dutch Orthopaedic Association (NOV) and Dutch Board Certified and members of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS).