Penn Vet's Orthopedic Surgery Service at Ryan Hospital is a progressive, dynamic service that offers cutting-edge treatment for a variety of orthopedic conditions.The service performs the latest surgical treatments for joint conditions of the elbow, shoulders, hips and knees.
These procedures range from minimally invasive arthroscopy to total joint replacement. We currently perform total hip replacement using both cemented and state-of-the-art cementless systems, depending on the needs of the patient.
Additionally, Penn Vet's Ryan Hospital has one of the nation's most active emergency services and Orthopedic Surgery offers the latest systems for fracture repair, using plates, external skeletal fixation and interlocking nails. We also perform neurologic surgery on both an emergency and elective basis, depending on the condition.
Penn Vet's Orthopedic Surgery Service at Ryan Hospital is staffed by four board certified surgeons, eight residents and a class of rotating interns.