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Department of Orthopaedic Surgery

An established leader in advanced orthopaedic care, the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery offers comprehensive services for the full spectrum of musculoskeletal conditions.

Our orthopaedic surgeons have access to UPMC's network of support services, allowing us to provide you with a full continuum of care — from diagnosis to treatment and beyond.

Who We Treat

Our experts offer orthopaedic treatments and services for people suffering from:

Why Choose UPMC for Orthopaedic Surgery?

  • A leader in innovative research and clinical studies: The University of Pittsburgh Department of Orthopaedic Surgery is one of the highest-funded orthopaedic research departments in the nation, with access to ongoing clinical trials.
  • Minimally invasive surgeries and other advanced techniques: Our surgeons use some of the most advanced technologies in orthopaedic surgery, such as arthroscopy and limb salvaging surgical techniques.
  • Among the top orthopaedic programs in the nation: According to the latest U.S. News & World Report survey, UPMC is ranked among the top hospitals nationally for orthopaedic care.

Learn more about the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery.

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