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Orthopedics & Musculoskeletal Care

From total hip and knee replacements to finger implants, we offer the latest technologies to address your sports-related injuries, arthritis pain, spine conditions and any other musculoskeletal injury.

Orthopedic Procedures by the Numbers 

Our experienced surgeons perform the full spectrum of joint replacement procedures, including some of the most difficult surgeries in the state referred to UVA from community hospitals. See details of our quality outcomes.

At UVA, four of our specialties were honored as “high performing” by U.S. News & World Report, including our orthopedic services, which places them among the top 10 percent in the nation.

After the Crash

Hit head-on by a drunk driver, Lisa suffered fractures in her neck, back, ribs, hands, legs and knees. It took several surgeries to put her back together again. View Transcript.

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Sports Medicine
Sports injury expertise to get you back in the game.
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Orthopedics Clinical Trials

Research Study For Those With Articular Cartilage Defects In the Knee

The University of Virginia, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, is seeking adults with articular cartilage defects in the knee. The purpose of…

The Department of Orthopaedic Surgery seeks healthy Adults ages 18 to 65 for a research study.

The University of Virginia, Department of Orthopaedics, is conducting a research study The purpose of the study is to measure muscle function in…

Research study for children and adults ages 8 to 21 years old with cerebral palsy AND scoliosis

UVa Health System, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Division of Pediatrics, seeks children and adults ages 8 to 21 with neuromuscular scoliosis…

News Orthopedics

U.S. News & World Report: UVA is No. 1 Hospital in Virginia

For the third consecutive year, U.S. News & World Report has ranked University of Virginia Medical Center as the No. 1 hospital in Virginia.…

Board of Visitors Reviews Comprehensive Orthopedic Center Project

The University of Virginia Board of Visitors reviewed plans Thursday for a new comprehensive orthopedic center that will consolidate the UVA…

UVA Named to National List of Great Neurosurgery, Spine Programs

National healthcare publication Becker’s Hospital Review recently honored University of Virginia Medical Center on its list of 100 hospitals and…