The CHOC Orthopaedic Institute is among Becker’s Hospital Review’s list of “100 hospitals and health systems with great orthopedic programs.”
According to Becker’s, these programs are committed to providing exceptional orthopedic care for patients with musculoskeletal conditions or injuries. The programs on the list treat a high volume of patients each year, offer access to various clinical trials and utilize the most innovative technologies available.
CHOC’s Orthopaedic Institute’s team of more than 15 board-certified orthopedic specialists and orthopedics-trained staff provide a full spectrum of care for disorders of the bones, joints, ligaments, tendons and muscles in children and young adults.
CHOC’s diagnostic imaging center of excellence offers low-dose orthopedic imaging, including EOSEdge 2D/3D X-ray system. Surgical innovations include customized implants and patient-specific rods for scoliosis; PRECICETM remote-controlled limb lengthening; microsurgical limb salvage and reconstruction; and 3-D resection guides for tumor removal.
CHOC offers the region’s most comprehensive child life and family support programs, and carefully considers the physical, mental and emotional needs of each patient and family.