Department of Orthopedic Surgery

Orthopedic Surgery Department

Scholarship | Leadership | Education

Department Chair 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 orthopedic surgeons through world-class education and training programs.

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Education and Training- Ortho

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- ortho


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 orthopedic conditions, from ankle sprains and minor bone fractures to complex spine, hip, knee, hand or bone cancer surgeries.