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Orthopaedic Surgery

Leading advances in musculoskeletal health for all, through excellence and innovative patient care, scientific discovery, and dedicated teaching.

A leader in transforming the future of musculoskeletal healthcare with excellence and equity of treatment, advancement of quality, research innovation, and dedication to education.

Caring, Integrity, Teamwork, Innovation

The faculty and staff of our department are dedicated to providing outstanding, state-of-the-art, evidence-based care for musculoskeletal injuries and conditions. Through our dedication to the interrelated missions of patient care, education, and research, we are able to provide the best and most appropriate care to each of our patients.

We believe that a multidisciplinary approach to musculoskeletal health, where bone and joint specialists with different backgrounds work together, provides optimal care for each individual patient. Our goal is to allow individuals to maintain a satisfying level of activity across their lifespan through the maintenance and restoration of musculoskeletal health and function.

I have been so energized by the great people in orthopaedics, the work we do, the people we help, and the places we are going!

Michelle S. Caird, MD, Chair, Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery

News

May 20, 2021

Michelle S. Caird, MD Appointed Chair of Orthopaedic Surgery

The board of regents approved the appointment of Michelle S. Caird, M.D., to chair of the Michigan Medicine Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, effective May 1. Caird served as interim department chair since May 2019.

Full article in Michigan Medicine Headlines linked

April 21, 2021

Fellowship Match Day

On Tuesday, April 20th our PGY-4 class matched into their fellowships. Their four years of hard work, dedication and excellent patient care with us paid off with fantastic results for everyone:

March 18, 2021

It's a Match!

Orthopaedic Surgery Residency Program Match Day