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Giving to Orthopaedics

As a friend of Jefferson, you know the powerful impact of the care provided by hundreds of outstanding physicians, each and every day. One of Jefferson’s largest and most recognized departments is the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery.  Consistently rated among the best in the nation for orthopaedics by U.S. News & World Report (#7 in 2013-2014), Jefferson is proud to be home to the largest and most experienced Department of Orthopaedic Surgery in the Delaware Valley, staffed by experts from the renowned Rothman Institute and the Philadelphia Hand Center at Jefferson. The Department of Orthopaedic Surgery comprises more than 60 board-certified physicians who are firmly committed to shaping the future of orthopaedic surgery while delivering exceptional care to our patients every day.

Research & Education Funds
Chairman’s Fund
Department of
    Orthopaedic Surgery
Jefferson Orthopaedic
    Resident Education Fund
    (JOREF)
Orthopaedic Research Fund

Our orthopaedic surgeons are specialists who use both surgical and nonsurgical procedures to treat seven specialty areas of orthopaedics: hip and knee, shoulder and elbow, foot and ankle, hand and wrist, spine, sports medicine and musculoskeletal oncology.

We rely on the support of our patients, families, friends and alumni to pursue our robust clinical, educational and research agenda.

A gift to our department helps us explore new therapies and innovative surgical procedures, educate our residents and healthcare professionals of tomorrow and recruit and retain the top clinicians, educators and researchers. Thank you in advance for helping us to make a difference in the lives of each and every patient for whom we have the privilege of caring.