Best in Denver. Best in Colorado. And one of the top 25 orthopedic surgery programs in the country.
Our doctors help make University of Colorado Hospital and Children's Hospital Colorado the best in the region, so we're honored to be nationally ranked by U.S. News and World Report's rank. It's our mission to lead the community in high-quality, innovative orthopedic care. And as part of an academic medical institution, we're also leading cutting-edge musculoskeletal research and training the next generation of orthopedic surgeons.
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First Colorado patient gets new cartilage graft to rebuild torn ACL
In a medical first in Colorado and the region, Dr. Armando Vidal from CU Sports Medicine treated a patient with a torn knee ligament using a novel new cartilage graft called Cartiform. Learn more and hear what his patient had to say. More »
Using magnets to elongate surgically-implanted spines
A life-changing procedure using magnets is showing great promise for Colorado children with scoliosis. Sumeet Garg, MD, a spine specialist and orthopedic surgeon, recently implanted a magnetic rod in a patient's spine—the first procedure of its kind at Children's Hospital Colorado. More »
New CU Sports Medicine And Performance Center to benefit athletes of all levels
The state-of-the-art facility will enable the University of Colorado School of Medicine and Boulder Community Health to provide the community with unprecedented access to world-class sports medicine and performance improvement services. More »
Athletes of all types and ages receive comprehensive care at CU Sports Medicine. Our orthopedic surgeons work with a multidisciplinary team across the spectrum of care, treating injuries of all types: hip and knee, hand, spine, foot and ankle, elbow and shoulder, and concussions.
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Our orthopedic surgeons are part of the Spine Center at University of Colorado Hospital. We help provide comprehensive spine care to the citizens of the Rocky Mountain Region, including neurosurgery and orthopedic spine surgery, physical and rehabilitation medicine, and more.
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CU faculty and staff can get easy and convenient access to the most commonly requested information, forms, links, and other resources on the CU Orthopedics Intranet.
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