Department of Orthopaedic Surgery

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Scholarship | Leadership | Education

Department Head Denis Clohisy, MD

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Our faculty and physicians are passionate about providing excellent patient care. From the reconstruction of joints to treating sports injuries, the experts within our department cover the gamut of focus areas. We're also preparing the next generation of orthopaedic surgeons through world-class education and training programs.

  • 40 RESIDENTS
  • 11 FELLOWS
  • 87 FACULTY
  • 5 SUBSPECIALTIES
education

Education & Training

We believe that scholarship, leadership, and education drive clinical excellence. We offer exceptional programs for residents, fellows, medical students, and practitioners interested in lifelong learning. 

research

Research

Our research has a rich heritage and spans the breadth of investigative techniques. Groundbreaking investigations, which have produced deep knowledge in cartilage injury, resulted in the first commercially available locking plate for the distal radius and clarified the role of the osteoclast in metastatic tumors have occurred in our department.

patient care

Patient Care

Our physicians and specialists provide advanced treatment for the spectrum of orthopaedic conditions, from ankle sprains and minor bone fractures to complex spine, hip, knee, hand or bone cancer surgeries.

Subspecialties

From the reconstruction of joints to treating sports injuries, the faculty and physicians within the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery cover a wide range of conditions involving the musculoskeletal system.

Learn more about each of our five subspecialties: adult reconstruction, hand, spine, musculoskeletal tumors, and sports medicine.