Research and Innovation at the Orthopaedic & Arthritis Center
Innovation leads to exceptional care. From developing groundbreaking research that has led to innovative cartilage repair to medical therapies that have led to a sea-change in the care of autoimmune disorders, explore the sections below for an overview of some of the innovative bone and joint techniques and therapies that have been developed at the Orthopaedic & Arthritis Center. Also below, you have access to videos of innovative procedures, stories about patients who have benefitted from our advances, and more details about ongoing research.
Investigators in the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery are performing innovative research into the use of stems cells and nanomedicine to improve fracture-healing after trauma.
Investigators at BWH are performing innovative research into the use of stem cells and nanomedicine to improve fracture-healing after trauma. This research is funded by the Gillian Reny Stepping Strong Foundation.
Research teams at the Stepping Strong Center are driving innovation for trauma patients in the areas of limb transplantation, bone regeneration, orthopaedic and plastic surgery, advanced stem cell technology, bioengineering, and emergency preparedness.