Whether you are suffering from a sports injury, degenerative arthritis or any musculoskeletal condition, the Washington University orthopedic specialists at Barnes-Jewish Hospital provide a full complement of orthopedic services to meet your needs. Combining the best in inpatient treatment, outpatient care and rehabilitation, our orthopedic specialists are the “practice of choice” for professional sports teams in St. Louis, including the St. Louis Rams football and St. Louis Blues hockey teams, as well as for all Washington University athletic teams.
To provide highly specialized orthopedic care, we offer orthopedic services in the following specialties:
Patients seeking comprehensive evaluations will have access to a multidisciplinary team of orthopedic specialists including: orthopedic surgeons; physiatrists (physicians who specialize in physical medicine and rehabilitation); sports medicine specialists; diagnostic radiologists; orthopedic technicians; occupational and physical therapists; orthotists (a certified orthopedic specialist who designs and creates custom braces); pedorthotists (a certified specialist who crafts custom shoes and shoe inserts); nurse practitioners; and registered nurses.
Patients treated at Barnes-Jewish Hospital benefit from compassionate, multidisciplinary medical and surgical teams. Our team of orthopedic specialists includes physicians, therapists, physiatrists, nurses and other specialists among the top in the country specifically trained to provide an individual treatment plan for you.
The orthopedic department has an outstanding group of nationally recognized, board-certified orthopedic specialists and is ranked among the best for orthopedic care by U.S.News & World Report. Many of our physicians also are ranked in Best Doctors in America and America’s Best Doctors.
Orthopedic Clinical Trials and Current Research
Washington University physicians are active in basic science and clinical research. They are involved in improving the standard of care by developing innovative surgical techniques, and they can apply this knowledge and innovation directly to your care. Their commitment to maintaining leadership in orthopedic surgery research and clinical care translates into premier patient care.
Two Orthopedic Center Locations to Serve You
Washington University Orthopedics and Barnes-Jewish Hospital provides orthopedic services in two premier locations. Washington University Orthopedics in the Center for Advanced Medicine at Barnes-Jewish Hospital offers inpatient care and advanced treatment for the most challenging orthopedic cases.
The orthopedic center at our west St. Louis County location, we offer the best in outpatient orthopedic services, including outpatient surgery, sports medicine care, and comprehensive rehabilitation services. Whether you need outpatient surgery, physical rehabilitation following surgery or injections for back pain, the orthopedic center will offer the high level of care you expect from Barnes-Jewish Hospital and Washington University.
Orthopedic services at the new Chesterfield location complement the existing orthopedic practice at Barnes-Jewish Hospital, where spine, joint replacement, trauma and orthopedic oncology services are based.