Our specialists use the highest quality and value proven conservative and operative techniques to treat musculoskeletal injuries. Care is provided to all areas of the body by specialists and subspecialists who are leaders in their respective areas of expertise.
University Orthopedics’ healthcare providers direct many basic science and clinical research studies resulting in new and innovative musculoskeletal treatments. These studies have provided patients with new devices and techniques for medical and surgical procedures.
All healthcare providers at University Orthopedics teach students in their respective specialty fields. All of our physicians are members of the faculty at the Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University. They teach numerous medical students, residents, and fellows, and most are considered experts in their subspecialty fields. Many teach orthopedics and musculoskeletal medicine at national and international courses.
We have a growing culture. As our practice grows, with new doctors and partners, our employees grow with them. With more company growth, our employees have the opportunity to grow with us and expand their knowledge. If you are interested in joining our family please view our current job openings.
Department of Orthopaedics
at Brown University
The Department of Orthopaedics at the Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University is one of the four oldest fracture services in the country and its residency program has been in existence since 1938. With this long-standing history comes a tradition of producing talented surgeons, empathic physicians, and astute scientists.
Many of the University Orthopedics physicians are full-time faculty members in the Department that represent all subspecialties of orthopaedic surgery. Their passion for providing excellent care and teaching the next generation of surgeons is beyond comparison.Learn More
Do you Need an Appointment?
We have made it easier to schedule appointments, click the button to fill out an online appointment request form or call our new central scheduling line 401-457-1500 to schedule an appointment. If you are interested in making an appointment for either Physical Therapy or Hand Therapy, please call 401-443-5000. Our therapy receptionists will be happy to assist you in making an appointment, at an office which is convenient for you. Follow University Orthopedics @UnivOrtho on Twitter for current news and updates.
Spine Center Network
The Center for Spine Health at University Orthopedics is the only spine center in the State of Rhode Island to be included in a national listing of spine centers of excellence by SpineCenterNetwork.com. To be included, a spine center must meet various credentialing criteria, including: a multi-disciplinary team of non-surgical spine specialists working with fellowship-trained spine surgeons and spine therapists; a non-surgical emphasis and philosophy of care; advanced capabilities in minimally invasive spine surgery and artificial disc replacement for motion preservation; and an investment in patient education. This includes providing a symptom guide and a Home Remedy Book as a community service for back and neck pain sufferers across Rhode Island. The internal team of physical medicine and pain management specialists provide spinal injections and other non-surgical treatment options for patients of the spine center.Learn More
Back to Life
Back to Life is a 16-page journal that provides exercises that can help those with back pain get back to their favorite activities, including golf and tennis. The journal covers artificial disc replacement and non-surgical treatment options for back and neck pain symptoms. A symptom chart explains when it’s crucial to see the spine specialist to prevent permanent nerve damage.
Spinal Curves covers everything you need to know about scoliosis and spinal deformity and the challenges faced by those with curvature of the spine or deformity caused by spine trauma.Read More
2023 Best Places to Work
University Orthopedics was recently named among Providence Business News’ 2023 Best Places to Work. This survey and awards program was designed to identify, recognize, and honor the best employers in Rhode Island, benefiting the economy, workforce, and businesses in the state of Rhode Island. The list is made up of 69 companies.Read More