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Orthopaedic Surgery

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Please call (202) 741-3300 or email gwortho@mfa.gwu.edu to schedule your virtual appointment. For more information and details, visit our virtual visits page.

Our board-certified, fellowship-trained surgeons specialize in diagnosing and treating injuries and diseases throughout the musculoskeletal system. The department includes subspecialists in the areas of joint replacement, spine, foot and ankle, hand, sports medicine, shoulder, and trauma surgery. We combine our years of experience with the latest innovative and minimally-invasive treatment methods to offer personalized care focused on getting every patient on the move again.

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Know What to Expect

If you are having joint replacement surgery at GW Hospital, the Preparing for Orthopaedic Surgery video series will help you prepare. Learn more about the surgical team and what to expect before and after your surgery. Click here to watch the videos.

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