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Orthopedic Surgery

Whether the patient is a young person with degenerative hip disease, a car accident victim with severe pelvic trauma, an athlete with knee-ligament damage or a chronic back-pain sufferer who would like to avoid major spine surgery, Johns Hopkins orthopedic experts can help.

The Department of Orthopaedic Surgery has a full cadre of specialists and can provide treatment in the following areas:

  • Adult reconstruction
  • Foot and ankle
  • Hand surgery
  • Pediatric orthopedics
  • Orthopedic oncology
  • Shoulder surgery
  • Orthopedic spine surgery
  • Sports medicine surgery
  • Orthopedic trauma

To learn more or to make an appointment, call +1-410-502-7683.

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Youngest Hip And Thigh Fracture Patients Heal Just Fine With Single-Leg Casts
Challenging a longstanding practice of casting both legs in children with hip and thigh fractures, a new Johns Hopkins Children’s Center study shows that such fractures heal just as well in single-leg casts, while giving children greater comfort and mobility. Read more about this study.

Study: Anti-Clotting Drugs Rarely Needed in Children with Big-Bone Fractures
Children with pelvic and thigh fractures develop dangerous blood clots so rarely that anti-clotting therapy should be given only to those with underlying conditions that increase clotting risk, according to a study from Johns Hopkins Children’s Center. Read more about this study.