Department of Orthopaedic Surgery

The Department of Orthopaedic Surgery offers services and programs through the following Divisions. Use these links to directly access all our Department sites.


Sports Medicine



Below is a listing of Websites to help provide more information on Sports Medicine:

American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons

The American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS) is a national organization of orthopedic surgeons and allied health professionals dedicated to providing the highest quality of musculoskeletal health. Please click on the link to read more information regarding your conditions. To Visit Website

Arthroscopy Association of North America

The goal of the Association is to promote, encourage, support and foster through continuing medical education functions, the development and dissemination of knowledge in the discipline of arthroscopic surgery. To Visit Website

American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine

The American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine (AOSSM) is a world leader in sports medicine education, resarch and communication. Please click on the link to read more about sports specific conditions as well as view 3-D animation of knee, shoulder, hip, wrist and foot and ankle problems. To Visit Website ; 3D Animations

Fowler Kennedy Sports Medicine Clinic

Patient education and community outreach programs through high schools and recreational associations are designed to help the public understand the nature of sport and leisure activity injuries and how to prepare properly to reduce the risks. To Visit Website









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