University of Nebraska Medical Center
Orthopaedics Research Lab


Cutting-edge research to define tomorrow’s treatment methods.

Stemming from years of scientific research, we are making research discoveries that are advancing diagnosis and treatment. We are building a world-class research program focused on musculoskeletal diseases, molecular biology and genetics, the development of less invasive surgical techniques, knee implant testing, and computer-aided surgery.

As a result of our innovative research, department researchers are attracting increased funding and acclaim and have presented results at prestigious national and international scientific conferences.

Message From Our Vice Chair

Edward V. Fehringer, MD, serves as vice chair of Research and is a faculty member of our department.

Edward V. Fehringer, MD

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Learn more about our research and collaborations.