Department of Orthopedics

The Department of Orthopaedics at Tufts Medical Center in downtown Boston provides expert care for people who have joint, bone and muscle problems, from nagging injuries and advanced arthritis to complex fractures and severe neuromuscular diseases. We’re here to help when any musculoskeletal problem causes you pain or prevents you from enjoying the activities you love.

We have won awards for our high-quality care in orthopedic specialties like hip and knee replacement and play an important role in Tufts MC's Level I Trauma Center. But this doesn't change our accessibility to you. See one of our orthopedic specialists within days of scheduling an appointment and receive personalized care for your specific needs.

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The Sports Medicine Program at Tufts Medical Center in downtown Boston can help you return to action following an injury.

Ice It or ER?

In part one of three Social Boston Sports series, Orthopaedic Surgeon Matthew Salzler, MD provides advice on how to keep knees healthy and what to do if you’re in pain.

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