Whether it's arthritis, a broken bone, back pain or a sports injury, orthopaedic conditions require special care and expert attention. Froedtert & MCW orthopaedic doctors and clinicians are recognized leaders in providing high-level care in every specialty.

We take a multidisciplinary team approach, caring for the whole patient. Our orthopaedic surgeons and specialists have advanced training and broad experience in diagnosing and treating even the most challenging musculoskeletal conditions.

If you are unsure about a diagnosis or treatment plan, we'll offer a second opinion for your orthopaedic condition and may be able to do it all via a virtual visit. 

Virtual Visits Are Available

Safe and convenient virtual visits by video let you get the care you need via a mobile device, tablet or computer wherever you are. We'll assess your condition and develop a treatment plan right away. To schedule a virtual visit, call 414-777-7700.

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Orthopaedic Specialized Care

Our entire team – including orthopaedic surgeons, orthopaedic specialists, radiologists, nurses, physical therapists, occupational therapists and more – works closely together, using innovative, evidence-based treatments and advanced technology to deliver the best patient care possible.

Teaming Up Is a Win After Traumatic Knee Injury

When it looked like a knee injury would impact how Jake Edmonds walked for the rest of his life, he researched orthopaedic surgeons and chose Carole Vetter, MD, team physician to the Milwaukee Bucks. “I was completely confident in her capabilities.”

Ortho Now — Same-Day Care for Sprains and Fractures

Sometimes a bone, joint, ligament or muscle injury requires immediate attention. When a trip to the emergency department is more than you need, make an Ortho Now appointment — orthopaedic same-day care that saves you time and money.

Rehabilitation & Therapy

The highly trained therapists at Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin work together to help patients recover from all types of orthopaedic injuries, conditions and surgeries.

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Orthopaedic Bone Health Clinic

The Orthopaedic Bone Health Clinic is a one-of-kind program in southeastern Wisconsin dedicated to improving the quality of life and outcomes for patients after suffering a fracture.

Orthopaedic Diagnostics

At Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin, we have a team of radiologists focused solely on orthopaedic imaging, with specialized expertise in interpreting diagnostic musculoskeletal tests.

Research & Clinical Trials

Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin orthopaedic specialists are active in research, helping to improve treatments and identify innovative approaches to treating orthopaedic diseases, conditions and injuries.

Welcoming International Patients

U.S. News & World Report recognizes Froedtert Hospital as high performing in three adult specialties and 16 procedures and conditions. We are here to help international patients arrange for their care at Froedtert Hospital in Milwaukee, Wis.

NX Level Sports Performance Training

Improve speed, flexibility, strength, endurance, nutrition, body composition and awareness in any sport — under the watchful eye of a highly trained professional performance coach. 

Recognized as High Performing by U.S. News & World Report

Froedtert Hospital is recognized as high performing in three adult specialties and 16 procedures and conditions, including back surgery (spinal fusion). Additionally, Froedtert Menomonee Falls Hospital is recognized as high performing in hip replacement and knee replacement. 

Experts in Orthopedic Care

Our team of orthopaedic physicians and staff works collaboratively to provide the best possible treatment for patients. And, as part of an academic medical center, our physicians are researchers and educators, discovering new treatments and teaching the next generation of orthopaedic specialists.