Growing bones need specialized care. We're here to help.

The largest pediatric orthopedic and sports medicine center in the nation, Boston Children’s Hospital’s Orthopedic Center has 13 specialty clinics to provide your child with focused expertise. Our interdisciplinary team includes:

• 28 orthopedic surgeons
• 12 primary care sports medicine specialists
• 5 certified physician assistants
• 2 podiatrists
• 2 sports psychologists
• 1 nutritionist
• 6 athletic trainers
• a nursing staff comprised of 16 nurse practitioners and RNs
• a full team of physical/occupational therapists, brace and cast technicians

We diagnose, treat and manage care for the entire range of orthopedic conditions, including (but not limited to) broken bones, scoliosis, hip dysplasia and sports-related orthopedic injuries. 

Boston Children’s is ranked #1 in the nation for orthopedic care by Parents Magazine and is top ranked by U.S. News and World Report.

Our Locations

In addition to the full range of services offered at our Boston campus, we provide outstanding orthopedic care at several locations throughout eastern Massachusetts. Hospital locations include Boston, Lexington, Peabody and Waltham. Physician locations include Brockton and Weymouth.

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Injury Prevention

Whether your child is a competitive athlete or a recreational player, learning how to prevent injuries can keep him active and on the field. Our world-class experts have created a series of activity-based guides to help prevent injuries. 


Urgent Care

Whether it’s a bump, sprain or break, your child needs pediatric orthopedic expertise—fast. Ask your doctor for a referral to our Orthopedic Urgent Care Clinic for injuries not serious enough to require an emergency room (ER) visit. Same-day appointments are available in Boston, Peabody, Waltham and Weymouth.


Sports Medicine

The Sports Medicine Division provides comprehensive multidisciplinary care to athletes of all ages and abilities, from professional athletes to eager novices. The first pediatric sports medicine center in the country, we treat approximately 40,000 patients from all over the world each year.