Lifespan Orthopedics Institute
- Orthopedic Surgeons and Specialists in Rhode Island
- Cartilage Repair
- Foot and Ankle Care
- Hand and Wrist
- Shoulder and Elbow
- Spine Care
- Sports Medicine
- Trauma Services
- Orthopedic Oncology
- Rehabilitative Services
Research and Clinical Trials
- Research Breaks Through to the Other Side of the Blood Brain Barrier
- Bridge-Enhanced ACL Repair (BEAR)
- Cerebral Palsy: Enhancing Functional Recovery
- Finding Better Ways to Heal ACL Injury
- Predicting Thumb Carpometacarpal Osteoarthritis
- Pursuing the Promise of Smart Joint Implants
- Women's Lacrosse Focus of Lifespan Bioengineering Researcher
- Patient Stories
- Assess Your Joint Pain
Comprehensive Orthopedic Care at Lifespan Orthopedics Institute
Orthopedic physicians at Rhode Island, Hasbro Children's, The Miriam and Newport hospitals provide diagnostic, medical and surgical treatment for injuries and disorders of the musculoskeletal system. The hospitals offer a variety of orthopedic services and many outpatient settings for both pediatric and adult patients.
Orthopedic Surgeons and Specialists
Whether you need a knee replacement, are suffering from carpal tunnel syndrome, or have a torn rotator cuff, there's an expert on our orthopedic team who can help. Our doctors are also involved in innovative research to help orthopedic patients.
Our physicians are experts in services such as adult reconstructive surgery, hand, upper extremity and microvascular surgery, shoulder and elbow surgery, arthroscopic surgery, pediatric orthopedics, treatment for spinal conditions, sports medicine, complete management of simple and complex fractures, incomplete bone healing, bone deformities and bone infections, and bone and soft tissue tumors.
Rhode Island Hospital and The Miriam Hospital are proud to be teaching hospitals for The Warren Alpert Medical School at Brown University.
Total Joint Replacement
The Lifespan Orthopedics Institute also offers total joint replacement at The Miriam Hospital, Rhode Island Hospital and Newport Hospital. The Total Joint Center at The Miriam Hospital is the region’s highest volume joint replacement program, with clinical and quality outcomes that rank among the best in the nation. In 2021, it earned, once again, The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval for Advanced Certification for Total Hip and Total Knee Replacement, recognizing its quality, consistency and safety of services and patient care.
Learn more about The Total Joint Center at The Miriam Hospital
The Total Joint Program at Newport Hospital offers outstanding clinical outcomes and highly personalized care, with a focus on fast recovery. It has been named a Blue Distinction Center for excellence in hip and knee replacement by Blue Cross/Blue Shield Rhode Island.
Learn more about the Total Joint Program at Newport Hospital
We Earned the Gold Seal
In 2021, the Total Joint Center was awarded another Gold Seal of Approval for Advanced Certification for Total Hip and Total Knee Replacement from The Joint Commission. We make quality, consistency, and safety a priority for our patients.
Playing a Critical Role in Your Recovery
Rehabilitation specialists at each of our hospitals work with orthopedic patients and their doctors, sometimes after surgery, sometimes to prevent the need for surgery.
Therapists help restore function in damaged joints, improve mobility, relieve pain and work to prevent or limit permanent disability. Whether or not you require surgery, experts in rehabilitation can play a major role in allowing you to live more comfortably and recover more fully.
Award-Winning Orthopedic Care
US News & World Report recognized The Miriam Hospital as the top destination for orthopedic services in Rhode Island.
Knee replacement gets Carole Brown back into the dance of life.
Cartilage Transplant Returns Brittney to Athletic Activity
Procedure by Dr. Brett Owens allows 22-year-old to once again run, exercise pain-free. Watch the video.
Ready for a New Hip?
When is it time to consider joint replacement?
Lifespan Orthopedics Institute Locations
- Lifespan Orthopedics Institute at Rhode Island Hospital
- Lifespan Orthopedics Institute at The Miriam Hospital
- Lifespan Orthopedics Institute at Newport Hospital
Lifespan Orthopedics Institute at Rhode Island Hospital
Medical Office Center (MOC)
2 Dudley St
Providence, RI 02905
Lifespan Orthopedics Institute at The Miriam Hospital
The Miriam Hospital Main Building
164 Summit Ave
Providence, RI 02906
Lifespan Orthopedics Institute at Newport Hospital
20 Powel Avenue
Newport, RI 02840