• World-class Patient Care

    World-class Patient Care

    The resources of a large, university-related hospital with personal care and attention for your orthopaedic needs.

  • Our Mission

    Our Mission

    Improving the quality of orthopaedic care by linking state-of-the-art patient care, superior education and innovative research.

  • Nationally Recognized Physicians

    Nationally Recognized Physicians

    5 physicians recognized as "Best Doctors in America," and 2 named to Castle Connolly's "Top Doctors."

  • Innovative Research

    Innovative Research

    At our orthopaedic laboratories, we are using cutting-edge research to define tomorrow's diagnosis and treatment methods.

Patient care

Our surgeons are a team of dedicated, caring health professionals who specialize in the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of musculoskeletal disorders in children, adolescents, and adults. We provide quality, cost-effective care in all nine orthopaedic subspecialties, to more than 35,000 patients each year from Nebraska, the Midwest, and around the world.

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At our laboratories, cutting-edge research is being performed to define tomorrow's treatment methods. We are doing innovative research focused on the areas of musculoskeletal diseases, molecular biology and genetics, the development of less invasive surgical techniques, knee implant simulation, and computer-aided and robotic surgery.

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Through the orthopaedic residency program at UNMC, we are not only creating the orthopaedic surgeons of tomorrow, we are investing in Nebraska by cultivating promising educators who will teach the orthopaedic surgeons of generations to come. In addition, doctors throughout the region regard our program as a source of continuing education where they can learn the latest techniques for the treatment and prevention of bone and joint conditions.

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