Orthopedic Center

Whether it’s a broken arm, a sports-related injury or the most complex condition, Boston Children's Orthopedic Center is committed to providing comprehensive and compassionate care for pediatric, adolescent and young adult patients. We are honored to be recognized as the #1 Orthopedic Center, Best Children’s Hospital by both U.S. News and World Report and Parents Magazine.

Established in 1903, we are one of the world’s largest and most experienced pediatric orthopedic centers.  Every year, we attend to more than 100,000 patient visits and complete approximately 6,000 surgeries. Our Orthopedic Urgent Care Clinic offers fast access to care at locations throughout Massachusetts. We are committed to providing the best possible care for every patient we meet.

In our 13 specialty clinics, we treat the full spectrum of orthopedic conditions — ranging from fractures and sports-related injuries to scoliosis, hip conditions, brachial plexus and cerebral palsy. We blend cutting-edge treatments and innovative surgical approaches when needed with prompt, family-centered care. Our advanced, child-centered imaging capabilities help us provide the most accurate diagnosis.

Our treatments and innovations have evolved over the past century, but our philosophy has never changed: to relentlessly provide the best orthopedic care and patient service possible in order to improve the quality of life for our patients. We’re here for your family and are committed to support you every step of the way.

Orthopedic Center e-Book

To learn more about our Orthopedic Center please download our e-book.  Included within is information about many of our programs and related patient success stories.

Boston Children's Hospital Orthopedic Center

Orthopedic Center In the News

Babies of Longtime Friends Overcome Same Debilitating Hip Condition: ‘We Comfort Each Other’
People Magazine, December 28, 2016

Youth Sports Injuries Increasing as Mass Leads Nation in Concussion Diagnosis
South Coast Today, October 10, 2016

Are Your Child’s Bones Strong Enough?
The Wall Street Journal, October 3, 2016

Obama Hails Abbey D’Agostino ’14 for Her Sportsmanship
Dartmouth News, September 30, 2016

Feehan senior Sullivan doesn’t let spinal fusion end his golf, tennis careers
The Sun Chronicle, July 14, 2016 

Youth Baseball and Surgery for Overuse Injuries
The Wall Street Journal, June 6, 2016

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