Pioneering musculoskeletal discovery and innovating care to transform lives.
The Department of Orthopaedic Surgery will provide the highest quality of patient care, conduct innovative clinical, basic science, and translational research, and train the next generation of global leaders in orthopaedic surgery.
We have a rich history, which began in 1930 under the tutelage of Dr. LeRoy C. Abbott and continues today at sites throughout the Bay Area. To learn more, read about our department's leadership and accomplishments.
Bringing state-of-the-art products, services, and technology for your individualized care is very important to us. Our physicians work with collaborators outside the University to research, develop, and publish on equipment, techniques, and innovative care. This collaboration is part of our overall effort to shape and promote the best in orthopaedic care through leadership in innovation. To learn more, download our list of collaborators and sponsors of activities.